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Meritor Inc. in Troy Completes Acquisition of AxleTech

Meritor Inc. in Troy, a global supplier of drivetrain, mobility, braking, and aftermarket solutions for commercial vehicle and industrial markets, today announced that it has successfully completed the acquisition of Troy-based AxleTech from global investment firm The Carlyle Group

Troy Traffic Jam to Take Place Sunday at Columbia Center, Feature 300 Classic, Rare...

The 12th annual Troy Traffic Jam car show will take place on Sunday, Aug. 4, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Columbia Center on Big Beaver Road. The free car show, which supports the Troy Historic Village, will feature 300 classic, muscle, and luxury vehicles.

2019 Commercial Speed Networking Event at the Townsend Hotel

On July 11, Steward Media held its seventh annual Commercial Real Estate Speed Networking event at the Townsend Hotel in downtown Birmingham. More than 250 guests enjoyed a cocktail reception, a strolling dinner, the speed networking session, and a keynote address by Kevin Johnson, president and CEO of Detroit Economic Growth Corp.
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Ford Reports Q2 Net Income of $148M, and $1.2B of Charges for Special Items

Ford Motor Co. in Dearborn has announced second quarter financial results that included reported net income of $148 million, while the net income margin was 0.4 percent and earnings per share (EPS) was $0.04,...
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NSF International in Ann Arbor Receives Accreditation for Wind Turbine Training Facilities

Ann Arbor-based NSF International subsidiary NSF Certification today announced it has been accredited as a certification body for the Global Wind Organization (GWO). The accreditation enables NSF to audit and certify wind turbine training...
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Report: Metro Detroit’s Office and Industrial Markets Grow During Q2 2019

Newmark Knight Frank, a large commercial real estate advisory firm with an office in Detroit, today released its second quarter 2019 office and industrial trends data for the Detroit region. According to the reports,...

Detroit, U-M, MSU, and Wayne State Form Economic Analysis Partnership

The city of Detroit today announced a five-year agreement with the University of Michigan, Michigan State University, and Wayne State University to create a municipal-specific University Economic Analysis Partnership, along with forecasting services.The Research...

ManagedWay in Troy Partners with Transtelco for High Speed Data Transport to Mexico

ManagedWay in Troy, a provider of dedicated internet, cloud hosting, and co-location facilities, today announced a partnership with Transtelco to strengthen networking between the United States and Mexico.Transtelco owns and operates a state-of-the-art long-haul...