P3 unveils r&d center in suburban Detroit, plans to add 100 jobsWed, 20, Apr 2016
Global consulting firm P3 unveiled a Mobility Innovation Center near Detroit today and said it plans to hire 100 employees in its automotive division by the end of this year.
More than a year's work, employee feedback went into Ford's Dearborn projectTue, 19, Apr 2016
When you're overhauling 7.5 million square feet of space, not everyone can be 100 percent satisfied. But Carl Roehling and SmithGroupJJR sure tried when they put forward an expansive plan to modernize and reconfigure Ford's research and engineering campus and world headquarters space in Dearborn.
Ford to replace aging research, engineering campus in Mich. with high-tech product complexTue, 12, Apr 2016
Ford plans to begin a sweeping overhaul of its 63-year-old research and engineering campus near Detroit this month, transforming an inefficient hodgepodge of buildings into a “modern, green and high-tech” environment that centralizes more employees to encourage collaboration and innovation.
Toyota plans research hub for autonomous vehicles in MichiganThu, 07, Apr 2016
The Toyota Research Institute will open an autonomous vehicle research base in Ann Arbor, Mich., in conjunction with the University of Michigan. It will be Toyota's third such facility in the U.S. specializing in artificial intelligence and self-driving vehicles:
Ratan Tata, unbridled at 78, meets his young self in startupsSun, 03, Apr 2016
For all of Ratan Tata's success, his early years at Tata were fraught with frustration because nobody at the empire founded by his great grandfather in 1868 would listen to his new ideas. Since he retired in 2012, he's been devoting himself to startups.
Japanese look outside for engineering helpMon, 04, Apr 2016
Japanese automakers are increasingly willing to accept outside engineering help, as tightening emissions and safety regulations stretch r&d resources. British engineering firm Ricardo sees a big opportunity and plans to double its business with Japanese automakers.