GM’s Detroit-Hamtramck Plant Named Flagship Facility For EV Production

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billion to transform its Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly Center into an all-electric vehicle assembly plant, dubbed Factory ZERO. Read: GM’s Detroit-Hamtramck Plant Named Flagship Facility For EV Production at BusinessFacilities.com. General Motors will invest $2.2

Detroit ePowertrain to Power Daimler eTrucks

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Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) will use the proprietary Detroit ePowertrain to power its Freightliner eCascadia and Freightliner eM2 work trucks.

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Midwest City Scoop: Construction Starts in Detroit

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Dodge offers data on projected 2021 construction starts in the Detroit area

Detroit Housing Revitalization Program Serves as Example for Biden's Plan

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Detroit Housing Revitalization Program Serves as Example for Biden's Plan. A neighborhood revitalization program in Detroit now serves as an example for a proposed housing initiative. cbroderick. Thu, 05/27/2021 - 10:36.

Ford outlines union hiring plan for $740M Detroit construction

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The automobile giant's officials expressed concern that the company might not be able to meet Detroit's 51% local-hire requirement given the labor shortage

Ford lays out plans for mobility innovation district in Detroit

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Any conversation about what’s wrong with urban America is bound to bring up Detroit at some point. That metro’s July 2013 bankruptcy—the largest municipal filing in U.S.

[VIDEO] Watch the Explosive Demolition of Historic Detroit Basketball Arena, the Palace of Auburn Hills

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From 1988 to 2017, the Palace of Auburn Hills was home to the Detroit Pistons of the NBA. Prior to The Palace being completed, the Silverdome was actually also the home of the Detroit Pistons for 10 years, spanning from 1978-1988. via YouTube.

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. Great Lakes blog-August-2015 Capital Investment Detroit manufacturing MEDC michigan YFS Automotive SystemsBusiness Facilities (BF) Magazine. YFS Automotive Systems, Inc. will build its second U.S.

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. Detroit Electric aims to create over 180 sales and manufacturing-related jobs over the next 12 months. ” Detroit could be regarded as the home of the electric car.

Detroit gambled on Wall Street and lost

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Cities like Detroit, Chicago, LA and Stockton, California, to name a few, are on the leading - and bleeding - edge of the demographic and fiscal collapse that is causing the blue social model to implode before our very eyes. billion from investors at MF global and other Democrats and supporters of Democrats came to "rescue" Detroit. The fear porridge in Detroit and similar cities is so strong right now everyone is paralyzed.

Transportation Grants Help Create 880 Jobs In Metro Detroit

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million to the City of Detroit and the Road Commission for Oakland County. City of Detroit. In the City of Detroit, the condition of Mt. million in TEDF Category A funds and nearly $4 million from the City of Detroit. Elliott in the city of Detroit, creating 120 new jobs. “ArcelorMittal Tailored Blanks Americas would like to thank the City of Detroit and MDOT for working together on the reconstruction of Mt.

Proposed Detroit ordinance could mandate 51% local hires for all city construction work

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City Council President Pro Tem Mary Sheffield proposed the measure as part of a package of "People's Bills" that she said will benefit Detroit residents

Spartan Motors Launches Detroit Truck Manufacturing

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Captive channel supplier of fabricated aluminum cabs advances commitment to U.S. manufacturing

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

Detroit Development Could Bring 15,000 Construction Jobs

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The Detroit Free Press says Dan Gilbert, founder of Quicken Loans, unveiled plans on Wednesday for a $2.1 billion development of four buildings that will eventually create 24,000 temporary and permanent jobs in the city. The four building developments — most of which were previously announced — include

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. billion in its Jefferson North plant on Detroit’s dilapidated East Side. Ironically, the thinning out of Detroit’s neighborhoods also turned out to be a positive for Jefferson North. So hold off on the obituaries for Detroit, folks.

Startup Ecosystems Are Everywhere

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Canada Cover Story Featured Georgia Magazine Highlights Michigan New Jersey North Carolina Bay City BF-Sept/Oct-2021 Calgary Charlotte Detroit Douglas County georgia michigan Newark north carolina startup ecosystems venture capital Wayne County

Rebuilding Detroit With 3D Holograms

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. Detroit's abandoned buildings have a new resurrection tool. Detroit has thousands of abandoned buildings from residential to commercial to manufacturing plants. One such factory, the Packard Plant, was built in 1903 and abandoned in 1953 when the Packard Car Company went out of business

Residential/Hospitality: Detroit Foundation Hotel

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The Detroit Foundation Hotel team combined two historic buildings to create a $28-Million new hotel and hospitality experience

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.

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 million square feet of space and stand about 800 feet high. Billionaire Dan Gilbert is planning what he calls a "transformational development" on the historic J.L. The grand old retail location was demolished in 1998

Detroit Symbolizes the Fall of the Industrial Economy

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Yesterday I commented on the conviction of several political thugs in Detroit. Today I read an interesting review of a book chronically Detroit's demise. Don't make the same mistakes they made in Detroit where they created a safety net premised on unrealistic demographics and an an increasingly unfair share of industry profits. When you steal it, like the Kelptocrats in Detroit, Chicago, LA, NYC and Washington, D.C.

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 Aimed at vocational truck applications, the DD8 is a 7.7-liter in-Line 6-cylinder model with a horsepower range of 260-350 horsepower and torque of 660–1,050 lb–ft.

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. Great Lakes Uncategorized ALMMII Blog-April-2015 Corktown Detroit Michigan Community Revitalization Program National Network for Manufacturing Innovation Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. PM Environmental, Inc.

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’s resurgence is an important part of the Michigan comeback. Flex-N-Gate’s proposed development site in Detroit’s 189-acre I-94 Industrial Park. Flex-N-Gate To Create Up To 650 Jobs In Detroit.

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

Video: Ford To Redevelop Detroit's Michigan Central Train Station

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The train depot which once handled all of Detroit's passenger train traffic has been vacant for thirty years, but fell into disrepair when Detroit's other transport industry gave people individual mobility Matthew Moroun announced yesterday his father, Manuel Moroun has sold the now vacant Michigan Central Station to Ford Motor Company. Redevelopment plans will be officially unveiled next week, Moroun said.

Engineer charged with $1.5M Detroit airport fraud

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Federal prosecutors allege that the Rochester, Michigan, electrical engineer billed the airport authority for de-icing products he never used

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

Michigan grants developer $2.1B for Detroit brownfields

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Billionaire Dan Gilbert's company Bedrock will capture various state taxes to help pay for proposed projects, which include a tower that would be the city's tallest

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

Ford to Purchase Old Detroit Train Station

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Detroit’s 500,000-sq-ft, 18-story Michigan Central Station was recently sold by its longtime owners, the Moroun Family, to Ford Motor Co

More Toyota Power Coming To Detroit Metro Area

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The post More Toyota Power Coming To Detroit Metro Area appeared first on Business Facilities. Great Lakes Uncategorized Ann Arbor Ann Arbor SPARK Blog-Sept-2013 Detroit Michigan Economic Development Corporation Toyota Toyota Technical Center, Ann Arbor. Posted by Heidi Schwartz. Toyota Technical Center (TTC), a division of Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing, N.A.(TEMA),

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. Detroit’s new DD5 and DD8 engines are a part of Daimler Trucks’ Global Excellence Strategy to have uniform production standards and processes worldwide. The development of the DD5 and DD8 is an example of the company’s international development effort, with global testing and validation being undertaken in both Europe and the U.S.,

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. Daimler Trucks To Invest $375M to Bring New Engine Line to Detroit appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Great Lakes Blog-Dec-2015 Business Facilities Capital Investment Daimler Detroit Economic Development manufacturing michigan Site SelectionBusiness Facilities (BF) Magazine.

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

Plans to Develop Downtown Detroit Could Bring 15,000 Construction Jobs

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The Detroit Free Press says Dan Gilbert, founder of Quicken Loans, unveiled plans on Wednesday for a $2.1 billion development of four buildings that will eventually create 24,000 temporary and permanent jobs in the city. The four building developments — most of which were previously announced — include

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. The Red Wings is owned by Illitch Holdings, whose Olympia Entertainment division will operate the arena, and whose other holdings include the Detroit Tigers baseball team and the Little Caesars pizza chain

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. . In a statement, Ilitch Holidings, the Red Wings'' team owner, said it looked forward to getting started "so we can bring 8,300 construction and construction-related jobs online and begin to hire Detroiters and others -- as well as local, regional and state companies

Barton Malow-Hunt-White to Build New Detroit Events Center

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DETROIT, Mich. -- The City of Detroit Downtown Development Authority Board approved the recommendation by Olympia Development of Michigan and the Downtown Development Authority staff to hire Barton Malow-Hunt-White as general contractor for construction of the new Detroit events center.