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Whirlpool To Close Indiana Center, Move Work To Michigan

Whirlpool Corp. announced Monday it plans to shut down the last of its operations in a southern Indiana city, a plant that employed more than 1,500 workers a few years ago.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/06/2012

Fire At Sterling Heights Auto Supply Plant

Sterling Heights firefighters battled a blaze Tuesday morning inside an AZ Automotive Corp. plant.


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New Warren Lab Could Save Soldiers Lives

A new Army laboratory near Detroit is expected to develop technology such as fuel cells and hybrid systems for combat vehicles.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/11/2012

Company Scraps Plans For Upper Peninsula Plant

Plans for the Marquette County plant that could have produced about 500,000 tons of iron ore nuggets a year were announced in 2007.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/08/2012

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Hyundai Plans Mich. Temperature Testing Facility

Hyundai Motor Co. says it plans to build a Michigan testing facility to help examine the effects of extreme hot and cold temperatures for vehicle development.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/10/2012


GM Upgrades Flint Plant: UAW Looks For New Jobs

As GM and the UAW gear up from new contract talks, the company is announcing new investments, and the union is trying to find ways to get more people back to work.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/18/2011


American Axle To Close Hamtramck Plant

The American Axle plant near the company’s Detroit headquarters at Holbrook and I-75 will soon close, a company spokesman confirmed.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/30/2011

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Campbell Soup To Close Michigan Plant

A Marshall, Michigan manufacutring plant is among the casualties of some big cuts announced by the Campbell Soup Company.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2011

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Chrysler Faces Fines Over Plant Violations

State regulators have issued $200,000 in fines against Chrysler for safety violations found during the investigation of a worker’s death at a central Indiana factory.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/08/2011

GM to Invest $2 Billion in U.S. Plants

GM: $2B Investment Means Thousands Of Jobs

General Motors says it’s going to invest $2 billion in 17 of its U.S. facilities. The company says that investment will create or preserve more than 4,000 jobs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/10/2011