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News Automotive Manufacturing General
November 13, 2019  

Volkswagen expanding electric vehicle production in US

Production to begin there in 2022 when a 564,000-square-foot addition to the Chattanooga body shop is complete.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
June 17, 2019  

Tennessee Volkswagen plant rejects unionization

UAW misses getting a foothold in foreign-owned auto assembly plants located in the traditionally anti-union South.

News Automotive General
January 14, 2019  

Volkswagen to build electric vehicles at Tennessee plant

The announcement was made at the Detroit auto show.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
December 2, 2015  

Volkswagen to appeal UAW micro unit ruling

Union seeks collective bargaining rights for small group of skilled workers at Tennessee plant

News Automotive Manufacturing General
May 28, 2015  

ACE manoeuvres at Chattanooga VW plant

Rival union wants to prevent the UAW from gaining bargaining rights for the first time.

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April 6, 2015  

Volkswagen wants to increase planned expansion by 25%

Automaker says it needs a bigger body shop at the Tennessee plant to accommodate future production needs.

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January 15, 2015  

VW’s new standards for “green” production [VIDEO]

An army of robots are cutting energy use by up to 220,000 kw/h per year at the Chattanooga, Tenn. manufacturing site.

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July 11, 2014  

UAW forming new local at Tennessee’s Volkswagen plant

If successful, it would become the first unionized foreign auto plant in the southern US.

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April 21, 2014  

UAW withdraws challenge of union vote at Tennessee VW plant

President Bob King says the union is stepping back because the challenge could take years to come to a conclusion.

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February 14, 2014  

VW awaits unionization vote at Tennessee plant

Sen. Corker stands by claim the German automaker will expand plant is UAW loses vote.

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February 12, 2014  

VW workers begin 3 day union vote at Tenn. plant

If UAW succeeds, the Chattanooga plant would become the first among foreign automakers in the South to unionize.