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Tesla Motors Opens Assembly Plant In Tilburg, Netherlands

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Tilburg Assembly Plant scene of first Model S deliveries to Dutch, Belgian, French and German customers.

Dr. Schneider To Create 155 Jobs At New Manufacturing Operation In Russell Springs, KY

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German automotive supplier to invest more than $29 million in Kentucky; Russell Springs beat 69 other potential locations to win new plant.

Angus-Palm Expansion In Florence, SC On The Way

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The company will employ fabricators, welders, painters, assemblers, material handlers and engineers. Safety training, lean manufacturing, on the job training and engineering/technician training will also be part of the expansion.

Beam Me Down to L.A., Scotty

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The entrepreneur behind Tesla and SpaceX conjures up a 700-mph mag-lev train that will take people from SF to LA in 35 minutes.

Kayser To Create 121 Jobs At New Manufacturing Operation In Fulton, KY

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German company to invest $17.5 million in its first U.S. plant; project stems from Governor’s visit in January.

GKN Plans New Regional Headquarters For Auburn Hills, MI

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Headquartered in Auburn Hills since 1986, GKN has more than 300 employees at its current 113,000-square-foot facility. Employment is expected to grow by 50 or more full-time employees in the next three years.

Business Facilities In The News: Rants and Raves: ‘D’ is for dysfunctional party

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The Montgomery Adviser “raves: for one more indication of the strong position Alabama holds in the automotive industry. Business Facilities magazine has named Alabama the No. 2 state for automotive industry strength. The magazine noted that it all began with the decision by Mercedes to locate a plant in the state 20 years ago.”