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2021 Ford E-Transit van

Ford Commercial Solutions Introduces Fleet Management Tools

Dearborn’s Ford Motor Co. is expanding its offering of fleet management tools to provide electric vehicle data, charging reports, and web-based pre-conditioning, plus new...
BluJay

Study: 75 Percent of Companies Plan to Build More Resilient Supply Chains

BluJay Solutions, a supply chain software and services provider in Holland (southwest of Grand Rapids), has released a new report that shows 75 percent...
Ultimation Industries automated delivery conveyor system

Roseville Enterprise Develops Automated Delivery System for Auto Industry

Ultimation Industries, a conveyor technology and automation company in Roseville, has launched a new range of specialty automated delivery systems for the automotive and...
Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System

U-M’s Hurricane-tracking Satellite System Gets NASA $21M Renewal

NASA is continuing its investment – to the tune of $21 million – in the University of Michigan-led Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System (CYGNSS)...
connected vehicle technology

BorgWarner, MTU Awarded $2M to Study Energy Consumption of Connected Vehicles

Auburn Hills-based BorgWarner has partnered with Houghton’s Michigan Technological University and four other industry organizations on a project aimed at reducing energy consumption through...
connected vehicle technology

Toyota Partners with U-M to Study Advanced Vehicle System Designs

The University of Michigan in Ann Arbor has partnered with Japan’s Toyota and its Collaborative Safety Research Center on a research project focused on...
Detect-It

Oak Park’s Detect-It Launches Coder-free Life Cycle Management Solution

Oak Park-based Detect-It has launched a smart software product called Detect-It Net-Developer, an enterprise-wide neural net life cycle management solution that does not require...
Nagesh Jadhav

Blog: AI-based Solutions Power High-tech Future in the Life Sciences

From high-profile, high-tech applications to behind-the-scenes insights and efficiencies, the impact of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning has been profound — even transformative.AI-powered...
workers at Michigan Central Station

Ford Using 3-D Scanning Technology to Transform Michigan Central Station

High-tech 3-D scanning is helping to expedite and ensure the historical accuracy of Ford Motor Co.’s reinvention of Michigan Central Station in Detroit’s Corktown...
LiDAR imaging

Continental Expands LiDAR Technology Portfolio by Investing in AEye

Auburn Hills-based technology company Continental has strengthened its LiDAR sensor portfolio through a minority investment in LiDAR pioneer AEye Inc. in Dublin, Calif.LiDAR sensors...
Nexteer’s Rack-Assist EPS

Nexteer Unveils New High-output Electric Power Steering System for Trucks

Nexteer Automotive in Auburn Hills has launched a new high-output electric power steering system that the company says delivers advanced safety and comfort features...
solar cells

U-M Researchers Create Solar Cells that Harness Heat to Store Electricity

Researchers at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor have created new heat harnessing solar cells that store energy that doesn't convert to electricity...
Eaton 3-D metal printing

Eaton Moves Toward Industry 4.0 with 3-D Metal Printing

Southfield’s Eaton, a power management company, is implementing a new 3-D metal printing program as part of its Industry 4.0 strategy to reduce development...
Roush CleanTech its Gen 5 propane autogas fuel system

Roush CleanTech Begins Production of Propane Fuel System for Ford

Roush CleanTech in Livonia has begun production of its Gen 5 propane autogas fuel system, which offers a more environmentally friendly option and integrates...
2020 Robofest World Championship

Winners of Lawrence Tech’s 2020 Robofest Announced

Lawrence Technological University in Southfield has announced the winners of its Robofest 2020 World Championship. Teams from Ghana, Hong Kong, India, Mexico, South Africa,...

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