DTNA Unveils Detroit DD8 Midrange Engine

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Daimler Trucks North America unveiled its upcoming Detroit DD8 diesel, the second in a series of medium-duty engines, at the NTEA Work Truck Show in Indianapolis. The DD8 expands on Detroit’s 4-cylinder DD5 introduced last year

Throwback Thursday: Detroit Now and Then

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Check out how Detroit has changed over the years in this week's Throwback Thursday! DETROITURBEX.COM – a site dedicated to documenting the past, present and future of Detroit. And for more, check out.

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Sports/Entertainment: Polk Penguin Conservation Center at the Detroit Zoo

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DeMaria, the lead contractor for the world’s deepest-dive penguinarium, constructed various animal habitats for the Detroit Zoological Society over 15 years

3D printed models bring new economic district in Detroit to life

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This September, the 21,000-seat Little Caesars Arena is scheduled to open in downtown Detroit. million arena will be the new homes to the Detroit Red Wings professional hockey team and the Detroit Pistons basketball team.

Daimler Trucks To Invest $375M to Bring New Engine Line to Detroit

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Daimler Trucks will invest $375 million to enable production of its new DD5 and DD8 medium duty engines at Detroit™ brand headquarters and manufacturing facility in Redford, MI. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Michigan’s URC Contributes $958M, 11,600 Jobs In Detroit

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Michigan’s University Research Corridor (URC) added $958 million in economic activity to the city of Detroit in 2015, or the equivalent of $1,400 per Detroit resident, along with hundreds of programs that improve lives and advance neighborhoods, according to a new report.

Detroit's tallest tower to rise at site of former J.L Hudson's Department Store

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Hudson’s Department Store was one of the premier locations in the heart of downtown Detroit in the 1970s and 1980s. After closing in 1983, however, it has sat as one of the few vacant sites in downtown Detroit. But the site is about to be vacant no longer, as a new design from SHoP Architects and Hamilton Anderson Associates calls for a 52-story mixed-use building to rise and create a new destination location in the heart of Detroit

The Road to Recovery in Detroit

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These have been dark days for Detroit. But out of the ashes of this monumental collapse — and in the midst of one of the most run-down neighborhoods in Detroit — a remarkable revival is rising like a phoenix. So hold off on the obituaries for Detroit, folks.

YFS Automotive Systems Investing $26.9M, Creating 160 Jobs In Detroit

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manufacturing facility in Detroit, creating 160 new jobs and investing $26.9 YFS Automotive Systems Investing $26.9M, Creating 160 Jobs In Detroit appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. YFS Automotive Systems, Inc.

Collision Works Shipping Container Hotel Opens FIRST CONTAINER in Detroit

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Collision Works is being made possible by funding from a Kickstarter campaign and partnership with the Detroit Collaborative Design Center and Eastern Market Corporation.

One of the last abandoned high-rises in Detroit’s downtown core moves one step closer to renovation

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The Detroit Free Press building is ready to undergo a massive renovation to change what was once a newspaper building into a mixed-use building with retail, office, and residential space.

New American Lightweight Materials Manufacturing Innovation Institute Coming To Detroit

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New American Lightweight Materials Manufacturing Innovation Institute Coming To Detroit appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. PM Environmental, Inc.

General Motors to Help Build a Shipping Container Home in Detroit

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The GM Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly plant is joining forces with the non-profit Michigan Urban Farming Initiative to build a homestead out of shipping containers. The home will be designed by TAKD Design and built by the Integrity Building Group of Detroit.

Flex-N-Gate To Create Up To 650 Jobs In Detroit

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Automotive supplier Flex-N-Gate will invest nearly $100 million in a new plant in Detroit’s eastside I-94 Industrial Park. “We’re proud that Flex-N-Gate is investing in Detroit, and in the people of Detroit,” said Governor Rick Snyder.

Detroit Pistons Performance Center hopes to invigorate the community, create an NBA championship team

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In late 2016, the Detroit Pistons announced plans to leave The Palace at Auburn Hills and return to downtown Detroit. As part of the phased transition, the team is planning the Henry Ford – Detroit Pistons Performance Center in the New Center neighborhood.

Detroit's historic Whitney Building to be renovated for hotel, apartments

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Detroit's David Whitney Building , a 19-story landmark erected in 1915, will be renovated for an Aloft hotel and apartments. Financial partipants include the Detroit Economic Growth Corp., and Invest Detroit. The $82 million project involves Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide , developer Roxbury Group and hotel management company Trans Inns Management. Michigan Economic Development Corp., read more. Architects Hospitality Facilities Hotel Facilities

When Did Vegas Become the New Detroit?

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Faraday Future is moving men and machines to its planned site at Apex Industrial Park in North Las Vegas to start building a $1 billion, 3-million square foot manufacturing plant.

Worker's Fatal Fall at Detroit Arena Believed To Be a Suicide

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Detroit is being considered a possible suicide The June 28 fatal fall of an electrical worker at the Little Caesar’s Arena in.

Dan Gilbert’s Bedrock Real Estate Services is helping Detroit get its mojo back

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Last month, Bedrock Real Estate Services joined three other developers in a joint venture to build a mixed-use complex on the site of the historic Brewster-Douglass public housing project.

Hantz Woodlands brings thousands of trees to hard-pressed Detroit neighborhoods

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On May 7, 1,200 volunteers planted 3,150 six-foot sugar maples around the new learning laboratory of the Detroit Enterprise Academy, a K-8 public charter school.

Detroit Diesel Agrees to Settlement on 2010 Engine Complaint

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Department of Justice (DOJ) today announced a settlement with Detroit Diesel Corp. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. that resolves alleged violations of the Clean Air Act for selling heavy-duty diesel engines that were not certified by EPA and did not meet applicable emission standards

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Michigan: Flex-N-Gate Corp. Puts Plant in Detroit

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Puts Plant in Detroit on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Automotive Business Report Food Processing Magazine Highlights Michigan BF-May/June-2016 Business Incentives Capital Investment corporate real estate Detroit Economic Development Employment expansion food processing Holland Michigan Economic Development Corporation Site Selection

Little Caesars Building Detroit’s First New HQ In Over A Decade

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Construction is underway on a $150 million expansion to the pizza company’s World Headquarters Campus in the heart of The District Detroit. Read Little Caesars Building Detroit’s First New HQ In Over A Decade on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Site Selection The District Detroit

$650M Detroit Hockey Arena to Create New Construction Jobs

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. . Construction of the new hockey arena for the Detroit Red Wings and a 45-block entertainment district will soon begin. Olympia Development of Michigan says the entire project is expected to create 8,300 construction and related jobs.

Little Caesars Arena A Pillar of Urban Renewal

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Nontraditional construction methods and state-of-the-art technologies help propel Detroit's new sports and entertainment venue

Cover Story: 2014 Business Facilities – Metro And Global Rankings

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Your eyes weren’t deceiving you when you saw Detroit, MI sitting at No. Yes, we know that Detroit became the largest city in history to file for bankruptcy protection, a process the city is expected to emerge from this year. and second largest export market for the Detroit region.

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Construction on Detroit Hockey Stadium to Create 8,300 Jobs

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. . Construction work will begin in the next several weeks on Detroit''s new arena complex; the project will cost approximately $450 million. .

Detroit Electric Returns To Motor City; 180 Jobs To Be Created

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The new Detroit Electric sports car will be revealed in April 2013. PRNewsFoto/Detroit Electric). After an absence of over 70 years, Detroit Electric has returned to the legendary Motor City, promising job creation and a range of exciting 100% electric vehicles for the mass market.

More Blue on Blue Violence as Detroit Circles the Drain

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And now the bondholders in Detroit are infected! Detroit’s pensioners would begin to wonder why they pay dues to a union that can’t guarantee the pensions or benefits they were promised. Blue on Blue Violence in Detroit Welcome to the Collaborative Revolution! Government unions and their long term lovers, cities, counties and municipalities run by Democrats, with whom the government unions have been in bed for decades, suddenly discovered they''ve all got herpes.

Midwest City Scoop: Construction Starts in Detroit

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Construction Starts Expected to Rise Slightly This Year After Strong Growth in 2016

Must See: Detroit's Beaux-Arts parking garage

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The storied Michigan Building in downtown Detroit, built in the grandiose Renaissance Revival style of the Roaring Twenties, has now been used for a while as a facility the original architects perhaps never intended it to be used as: a parking garage.

Detroit Diesel Settles 2010 Engine Complaint

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Department of Justice (DOJ) have announced a settlement with Detroit Diesel Corp. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. that resolves alleged violations of the Clean Air Act for selling heavy-duty diesel engines that were not certified by EPA and did not meet applicable emission standards

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Daimler to Offer Detroit Medium-Duty Engines

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Daimler Trucks North America will offer Detroit medium-duty engines beginning in 2016. The new engines will be branded the Detroit DD5 and DD8.

Arena Contractors Fined For Lack Of Detroit Workers

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Developers of Detroit's Little Caesars Arena have been fined about a half million dollars because they have not met the employment goal agreed upon when the city allowed $250,000 in taxpayer-backed bonds to pay for the construction

Video: Wrapping Up Detroit's Little Caesars Arena

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Industry Focus: Automotive – Hitting On All Cylinders

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Southeast Workforce Training/Skilled Workforce American Lightweight Materials Manufacturing Innovation Institute BF-Jan/Feb-2015 Detroit Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation Memphis Regional Mega Site Michigan Economic Development Corporation Smyrna Tennessee Select Sites Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. From driverless cars to all-electric vehicles, the U.S.

Detroit Approves Tallest Building in Michigan

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The Detroit Downtown Development Authority approved plans to break ground on what will be Michigan's tallest building. Hudson department store site in Detroit. Scheduled for a December 1, 2017 start, the mixed-use structure will fill 1.2