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First Project Announced for Former Showcase Cinema Property

Posted by – Steve Cohen, Director of Community Development

It’s now official.

It was announced this week by the State of Michigan that auto supplier GKN (Driveline and Sinter Metals) will be the first of two corporate headquarters to move their North American operations to the former Showcase Cinema property at 2150 North Opdyke Road.   75 more words

Business Development

Students to see inside manufacturing

In an effort to persuade young people that manufacturing can provide worthwhile careers, they are this month being offered a behind the scenes glimpse of what it’s like to work in the industry as companies throw open their doors to students and graduates. 186 more words

Manufacturing Management

Automotive Innovation Award finalists announced

The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) has unveiled the six shortlisted entries for its 2011 Automotive Innovation Award showcasing cutting-edge R&D work taking place in the UK automotive industry. 194 more words

Manufacturing Management

Toyota GRMN Sports Hybrid concept revealed at the 'Ring

Toyota is to reveal a mid-engined hybrid convertible prototype at the Nürburgring 24-hour endurance race this weekend (though as far as I can see, it’s not actually going to take part in the race itself). 235 more words


GKN Develops Electric-Drive Axles for Hybrid and Electric Vehicles

Auburn Hills-based GKN Driveline said Tuesday that it has designed a new range of electric-drive axles ideal for use in both pure electric vehicles and for converting conventional vehicles into hybrids. 352 more words