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Ford is Adding 2,000 Jobs to a Plant in Kentucky

Automaker Ford is adding 2,000 jobs to its plant in Louisville, Ky., reports CNN, as a way to boost production of the upcoming aluminum version of the Ford F-Series Super Duty, an extension of the popular F-150, which started being produced with aluminum last year. 68 more words

Pubdesk

Battle lines drawn over massive TPP trade deal

The federal government has signed on to the ambitious Trans-Pacific Partnership deal, but Canada’s participation in the world’s largest trading bloc may very well depend on whom Canadians elect Oct. 1,320 more words

National

GM is investing billions in its U.S. plants. Here’s why

When General Motors makes a die for one of its enormous stamping presses that turns sheet metal into auto parts, each die first must be fine-tuned and validated. 565 more words

Tech

OM in the News: Toyota's New Modular Design

Toyota just announced a revamped manufacturing process—built on sharing components among vehicles—that the world’s best-selling auto maker says will produce half its vehicles by 2020 and slash costs. 283 more words

OM In The News

OM in the News: It's Raining Cars in China

Three years ago, China’s Chery Automobile announced plans to expand its factories to make as many as 1 million vehicles a year. But demand didn’t grow as planned. 282 more words

OM In The News

Honda announces $857M investment in Alliston plant

By Casey Taylor

It’s a major boost for a region that needs it. After years of industry-related job cuts across Southwestern Ontario, Honda announced it will be investing more than $800 million in its Alliston, Ont., plants. 519 more words

News

Goals of the GM Minority Dealers Advisory Council

As president of the Fremont Automotive Retailing Group, Inc., since 2008, Inder Dosanjh is a dealer of Chevrolets, Buicks, and Cadillacs. Inder Dosanjh belongs to a number of industry organizations, including the GM Minority Dealers Advisory Council. 115 more words

Inder Dosanjh