It appears the long history of automotive related business will continue to operate at the corner of McGraw and Wyoming with the new logistics building in that area for an automotive tier one supplier.
The Michigan Economic Development Corp. announced approval of Michigan Business Development Program incentives to three companies planning expansions in the state. The projects are expected to generate up to $24 million in investments and add 403 new jobs in Michigan.
A 2-year-old subsidiary of the Austrian auto supplier AVL aims to use sophisticated mathematics to take the guesswork out of profitable technology investments.
The French auto supplier Valeo and American partner V. Johnson Enterprises LLC have formed a joint venture called Detroit Thermal Systems LLC to acquire the climate control business of Automotive Components Holdings currently located in its Sheldon Road plant in Plymouth Township.
New business won by Michigan’s technology-focused companies
Detroit Manufacturing Systems on Southfield Road is expected to bring hundreds of high-tech, automotive interior component assembly jobs to the city through a long-term contract with Ford Motor Company.
Brose North America, an auto parts supplier, says it plans to buy a manufacturing facility in Metro Detroit and add about 450 new jobs.
The German auto supplier Continental said Friday that it had completed a two-week, 6,000-mile test of automatically driven cars in Nevada.
Seven Italian biotech, pharmaceutical and medical device companies met with a delegation organized by Oakland County, Michigan’s Medical Main Street in Bologna, Italy Tuesday, Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson said.
A Howell auto supplier syas it is adding a new paint and assembly line at its production plant in West Michigan’s Baroda, including new paint mixing sytems and computerized color matching systems.