GM gets tax break in Lordstown for new plant next to factory it closed
Joint venture to work together on battery technology with a 75% tax abatement.
Drowning of worker who fell in vat of acid ruled accidental
Sixty-year-old fell into the vat at Techmetals Inc. in Ohio on Jan. 21.
GM in talks to sell shuttered factory in Lordstown, Ohio
Workhorse Group would build a commercial electric pickup truck if it buys the facility.
Trump calls GM’s CEO in push to reopen Ohio auto plant
Tweeted that officials should start talks with the UAW immediately so the Lordstown plant could be reopened or sold.
Ohio governor doesn’t think GM will revive Lordstown assembly plant
Plant built its last car a week ago, eliminating the final 1,700 positions left at the factory.
Tank leak oozes 300,000 tons of molten glass into Ohio plant
Firefighters worked for hours to cool the glass so it wouldn’t destroy beams and collapse the building.
General Motors extends summer shutdown at two US car plants
Plants in Ohio and Kansas will be closed for up to five weeks; automaker blames slumping sedan sales.
Chinese glassmaker unveils Ohio plant
Represents China’s largest investment in Ohio, eight largest in the US.
Ohio plant workers proud of their Super Bowl footballs
Factory’s 100-plus employees make around 700,000 per year.
UAW members reject four-year Fiat Chrysler deal
New deal had pay raises but didn’t end a lower wage rate for those hired after 2007.
Fiat to keep Jeep Wrangler in Ohio
Automaker to move Cherokee line out of state; does not say where to.
CCL Industries buying four US plants for $77.8M
Labelling and packaging plants will become part of CCL Label’s home and personal care business.
Inside GM’s huge investments in five US facilities
$1.3 billion investment brings automaker’s total spending on US manufacturing plants to $2.8 billion in 2013.
GM invests $220 million in Ohio plants
Automaker updating plants and preserving jobs to build next generation Chevy Cruze.