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LINDE + WIEMANN expansion will bring 200 jobs to Hart.

ATLANTA — The Georgia Department of Economic Development announced that German-based LINDE + WIEMANN GmbH KG, a leading manufacturer of complex structural steel systems to automotive OEM’s worldwide, will establish a U.S.-based assembly operation with ...

Indo-MIM to hire upward of 300 in San Antonio.

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Based in India, Indo-MIM, a manufacturer of precision component parts for the aerospace, automotive, biomedical, defense and other industries, has announced it will open a plant in San Antonio. Projected to open for business in th ...

Toyota unveils artificial intelligence program in Plano.

PLANO, Texas — Toyota, in collaboration with Stanford University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, has announced it will invest $50 million to establish artificial intelligence and driverless car labs at its new headquarters in Plano. The g ...

Toyota revving up jobs in San Antonio.

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Toyota recently announced it will be ramping up production at its San Antonio plant, creating an additional 250 jobs. Currently, the company employs 3,000 at the San Antonio Plant, where it manufactures pickup trucks. Capacity is ...

Bridgestone APM to create 60 jobs in Wheatfield.

WHEATFIELD, N.Y. – Bridgestone APM, a subsidiary of the Japanese-owned Bridgestone, is set to create 60 jobs when it opens a car seat foam manufacturing facility in Wheatfield. Production is slated to begin in 2017, with construction starting this Octob ...

DENSO adds 500 jobs with Maryville expansion.

MARYVILLE, Tenn. — DENSO will expand its manufacturing plant in Maryville, adding 500 new jobs in Blount County. A key supplier of advanced technology to the automotive industry, DENSO’s Tennessee facility produces starters, alternators, instrument cl ...

INFAC adds 20 manufacturing jobs in Campbellsville.

CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. – INFAC, a manufacturer of automotive parts, is expanding. The company plans to invest $1 million add 20 jobs for a feeder cable assembly project at the Campbellsville facility INFAC opened its U.S. operation in 2008. In 2013 the co ...

Mishimoto, Techmer PM to hire more than 100.

NEW CASTLE, Del. — Techmer PM, a Tennessee-based manufacturer of thermoplastic resins, and Mishimoto received $436,000 in incentives to create more than 100 jobs. Founded in 2004, Techmer makes custom-engineered plastic compounds that equipment man ...

Leipold to hire 20 employees in Hartford.

HARTFORD, Conn. – Precision manufacturer Leipold Inc. announced it will increase employment by up to 50 percent over the next two years. The company manufactures precision components in the automotive, electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic and telecommunic ...

Michigan leads in manufacturing jobs for four years.

LANSING, Mich. — Michigan continues to lead the country in new manufacturing job creation with manufacturing employment in the state increasing for a fourth straight year, according to the 2015 Michigan Manufacturers Directory, an industrial database a ...

Paris Machining ramps up expansion plan.

PARIS, Ky. – Paris Machining is investing $4.2 million to expand its facility in Paris. The project is expected to create up to 30 jobs. Paris Machining precision machines automotive products, such as front axle steering arms for heavy trucks. The compa ...

GEIGER opens first U.S. factory in Suwanee.

SUWANEE, Ga. – GEIGER Automotive, a German manufacturer of plastic products for the automotive industry, will open a U.S. manufacturing facility in Gwinnett County, creating as many as 120 jobs over the next several years. The company will move into a ...