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Nissan And Tennessee Partner To Train Future Manufacturing Workforce

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The training center will develop a pipeline of skilled workers for Nissan’s Tennessee manufacturing operations and critical opportunities for current and prospective employees to learn valuable skills in advanced manufacturing.

Subaru Looking To Move HQ From Cherry Hill To Camden, NJ

Subaru of America Confirms Application for New HQ in Camden, NJ (Photo: PRNewsFoto/Subaru of America, Inc.) Posted on:

Final decision is expected by April 2015 and subject to this approval, Subaru plans to complete the project by fourth quarter, 2016 or early 2017.

Bridgestone Opens Off Road Radial Tire Manufacturing Facility In Aiken County, SC

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South Carolina plant extends company leadership in large and ultra-large earthmoving tires for mining and aggregates applications.

Honda Chooses Ontario For An Investment Of $857 Million

Ontario is partnering with Honda to make its Alliston, Ontario plant a teaching plant for all other Honda facilities worldwide, by investing about $857 million over three years in technology, worker training and R&D partnerships with Ontario universities and colleges. Ontario will provide a conditional grant of up to $85.7 million for the project. "Honda is a mainstay of Ontario's auto sector and manufacturing base...Our government will keep working with all auto companies to attract new investment in the competitive global auto industry," said Brad Duguid, Minister of Economic Development, Employment and Infrastructure. PHOTO CREDIT: Honda Canada. (PRNewsFoto/Ministry of Economic Development) Posted on:

Honda became the first Japanese automaker to manufacture in Canada when it opened its Alliston assembly plant in 1986. It added a second assembly plant in 1998 and an engine plant in 2008.