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Supplier Park Master Builder

It’s not hard to imagine that a new automotive plant will bring a positive economic impact to the community where it locates. That’s even...

A New Addition

The driving force behind the automotive manufacturing sector — as it is with any car — is movement. It comes as no surprise, ...

SAA News Hub

What's new and noteworthy at your company? Send us information about your company's new hires, awards and accomplishments to be featured in...

Volkswagen Chattanooga Developing Workforce Ready Students

The word sounds a little futuristic: mechatronics. If so, that’s appropriate, because that word and what lies behind it offer a...

Stateside: Tennessee

Training the Automotive Workforce of Tomorrow Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam has established automotive manufacturing and the educational requirements necessary to grow the industry as...

Stateside: Georgia

As an executive vice president of a Tier 1 supplier, I used to lead strategic planning sessions where we did our best to...

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Gestamp Alabama buildout open

Parts supplier Gestamp Alabama adds 140,000 square feet to 2-year-old facility

Electric Bus Mania

A new study suggests electric buses, the kind cities buy by the hundreds, are poised for solid growth.

Hyundai comps three years of maintenance for 2020s

Hyundai's new maintenance program includes oil and filter changes plus tire rotation at factory intervals for three years or 36,000 miles.

3 solid days of automotive wisdom

South Carolina Automotive Summit February 26-28 in Greenville.

BMW’s Spartanburg Plant Tops Previous Production Record

BMW Manufacturing set a new production record in 2019 with a total of 411,620 X models produced at its Spartanburg, South Carolina plant, continuing...