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August 28, 2017  

Peterborough GE plant to stop manufacturing, shedding 358 jobs

Sales volume at the large engine plant has fallen by 60% over the last four years.

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August 9, 2017  

GE closing Rochester plant, moving work to China

Company says closure will impact fewer than 100 plant workers.

News Electronics Energy Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General Operations Production
June 13, 2017  

GE CEO Immelt stepping down, Flannery to take over role

Immelt has led the company’s for 16 years, overseeing a transformation that included selling many of its units.

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April 25, 2017  

GE deploys OTTO robots at Milwaukee medical manufacturing facility [VIDEO]

Self-driving vehicles transport medical equipment for quick delivery along assembly lines.

News Energy Manufacturing General
April 18, 2017  

California utility launches first hybrid power systems

Energy output is combined between turbines and new 10-megawatt lithium-ion battery storage units.

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September 7, 2016  

GE acquires 3D printing companies for $1.4B to up digital game

Industrial giant expects acquisitions to boost revenue within its 3D printing business to $1 billion by 2020.

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August 19, 2016  

BWXT to buy Ontario nuclear business from GE Hitachi

Acquisition nearly doubles the US company’s presence in Canada.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations General Operations Production
June 1, 2016  

GE Canada to open Welland, Ont. engine factory by 2018

Scales back original factory plans and will create fewer jobs in first phase that anticipated.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 24, 2016  

GE makes deals worth over $1.4B with Saudi Arabia

Country’s investment organization to help develop industry and manufacturing.

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April 21, 2016  

Clearpath provides GE Healthcare repair centre with self-driving vehicles

A fleet of OTTO self-driving vehicles will automate just-in-time parts delivery within Milwaukee facility.

News Manufacturing Business Operations General
March 1, 2016  

GE wooing investors with ‘digital industrial’ vision

Immelt pledges $67 billion to shareholders from a sleeker company.

News Manufacturing General
January 14, 2016  

GE to move headquarters to Boston

Announcement follows firm’s threat to leave Connecticut, complaining about the state’s tax environment.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
January 13, 2016  

GE cutting up to 6,500 jobs in Europe

French government says cuts raise questions about the conglomerates pledge to create jobs following its massive Alstom acquisition.

News Government Manufacturing General Operations Production
September 16, 2015  

GE may offshore 500 US jobs as Congress fails to renew Ex Im Bank funding

Foreign companies have used the agency to buy expensive US products when bank loans are not available.

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April 10, 2015  

GE selling real estate for $26.5B to focus on industrial business

The company expects its industrial businesses to account for 90% of its earnings by 2018.