AVL Redesigns Plymouth Township Campus to Meet Customer, Employee Needs

AVL North America (AVL), a mobility technology company the provides development, simulation, and testing in the automotive industry, is consolidating its headquarters into one building in Plymouth Township.
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AVL in Plymouth Township is consolidating its headquarters by moving the operations of two legacy buildings into one updated building. // Photo courtesy of AVL

AVL North America (AVL), a mobility technology company the provides development, simulation, and testing in the automotive industry, is consolidating its headquarters into one building in Plymouth Township.

The move is part of the U.S. branch of the Austrian company’s efforts to meet the needs of its growing customer base and team.  The renovations will allow the company to offer employees, who previously worked in two different locations, the ability to work a hybrid schedule and are expected to be complete by the end of 2023.

“We have listened to our team members and are proud to take a step into the future by creating a flexible, inclusive, and hybrid work environment,” says Don Manvel, chairman and CEO of AVL Americas. “Our North American home has been — and will still be — in Plymouth, Michigan.”

The modernization plan is meant to create opportunities for team members to serve expanding markets such as Canada and California. Staying close to its customers is paramount to AVL. By attracting and employing top talent across North America, AVL states it is working to provide cutting-edge technologies and superior customer service when needed most.

The company estimates that 75 percent of its North American employees are now working a hybrid schedule. The new building will feature more than 13 offices, 100 hotel workstations, and numerous collaboration areas. The building, located at Beck Road and Halyard Drive, spans 64,000 square feet of space.