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News Automotive Manufacturing General
December 18, 2018  

Magna International buying Spanish automotive seat maker Viza Geca SL

Magna will acquire factories in Spain, the Czech Republic, Morocco and Mexico.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production Technology
August 30, 2017  

Magna invests in solid-state LiDAR developer Innoviz

Expands existing collaboration with solid-state LiDAR technology innovator to advance autonomous vehicle technologies.

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June 23, 2017  

New projects boost innovation: aerospace, automotive and entrepreneurs targeted

Incubators, accelerators, and developers collaborate with industry and academia to nurture research and development.

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June 20, 2017  

Magna to produce BMW 5-series plug-in hybrid

Manufacturing will be based out of the auto parts giant’s Austrian plant, which has been producing BMW vehicles for 15 years.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
September 26, 2016  

Magna to acquire BOCO Group

Deal increases its capacity to make automotive latches, hinges and other closure components.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production
May 17, 2016  

Magna awarded 2016 JEC Americas Innovation Award

Carbon-fiber hoods help meet fuel economy and emissions standards.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
April 25, 2016  

Magna International signs deal for German company Telemotive AG

Deal is expected to close in the second quarter of this year.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production
March 9, 2016  

Magna to supply vision system for 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee

System works with lane keeping, automatic high beam, automatic emergency braking and adaptive cruise control features.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production
October 2, 2015  

Magna to buy Stadco metal stamping business for Cosma division

Stadco produces steel and aluminum stampings as well as complex vehicle assemblies; value of deal not disclosed.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
July 16, 2015  

Magna to buy Getrag transmission group for $2.5B

German company supplies transmissions to automakers including Ford, BMW, Daimler and Volvo.

Insight Automotive Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
June 22, 2015  

Feds out of touch on auto strategy

A national strategy is necessary to raise Canada’s profile as an automotive manufacturing superstar.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production
May 5, 2015  

Magna, Chongqing Xingqiaorui Automotive to form joint venture

JV to supply body and chassis components to Chinese market.

Feature Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production
May 4, 2015  

Q&A with Don Walker: Magna CEO heads CAPC and the drive for auto investment

While there’s been some good work to ensure auto investment grows, the government must do more to ensure the industry thrives.

News Government Manufacturing General Production Technology
April 28, 2015  

Powerhouse VC fund gets $25M provincial gov. cash injection

Scale Up Ventures will connect high growth start-ups with corporate Canada to accelerate innovation.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production
February 19, 2015  

Magna opens chassis production facility in Mexico

130,000 square-foot facility will produce welded structural assemblies for global automakers, including Nissan.