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News Energy Oil & Gas General
June 23, 2020  

Michigan asks judge to shut Enbridge pipeline in Great Lakes

Energy company insists Line 5 pipeline was not damaged, flow of oil and natural gas liquids resumed June 20.

News Chemicals General
November 11, 2019  

Dow agrees to US$77M environmental settlement in Michigan

Deal between the company and government agencies calls for improvements to fish and wildlife habitats.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
August 8, 2019  

Enbridge says gap opens beneath Great Lakes oil pipeline

Opening between the pipe and the bottom of the Straits of Mackinac poses “no safety or integrity risk.”

News Automotive General
January 31, 2019  

Bitter cold and natural gas shortages shutter auto plants

Automakers were hoping that the plants can return to normal operations as temperatures moderate on Saturday and into next week.

News Automotive Operations
September 26, 2018  

Cadillac brand will return to Michigan from New York

Company says brand’s workers need to be closer to engineers and designers; Cadillac plans to launch a new vehicle every six months for the next three years.

News Government General
August 27, 2018  

2 Michigan communities cleared to resume using tap water

Officials haven’t determined the source of the chemicals.

News Manufacturing General
July 25, 2018  

Pfizer to build new facility, add 450 jobs in Michigan

To spend $465 million building a new facility in Portage: production starting in 2024.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General Operations Production
July 17, 2017  

French maker of driverless shuttles opens US plant

Navya plans to hire 50 workers and make 25 driverless shuttles at the plant before the end of this year.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
May 2, 2017  

General Motors opens restored Flint factory that’s considered automaker’s birthplace

Parts of the factory date to 1886 when the facility was used by Flint Road Cart Co. to build horse-drawn carriages.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
March 29, 2017  

Ford investing $1.2B in 3 Michigan plants, adding 130 jobs

Spending $200 million on a data centre to store information collected from advanced vehicles.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
March 28, 2017  

Trump claims Ford has plans to invest in three Michigan auto plants

President has vowed to create jobs by deterring companies from outsourcing employment needs.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
January 12, 2017  

Ford worker killed after fall from Michigan factory crane

Reports suggest the man, who’s name has not been released, fell about 50 feet.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
December 12, 2016  

Trump threats won’t change Ford’s small car plans, CEO says

Automaker will proceed with moving production of its Focus compact vehicle to a plant in Mexico.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Business Operations General
September 29, 2016  

Disabled man gets license, shows driverless tech’s potential

Sam Schmidt, paralyzed from the neck down, uses head motions to control the car’s direction.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
September 27, 2016  

Michigan prison’s ‘vocational village’ provides inmate job training

Research finds that prisoners receiving educational training were 43% less likely to re-offend than those who did not.