Items Tagged with 'Chrysler'


Old Trailer Helps Chrysler Teach New Techniques

February 5, 2014

Chrysler has turned an old NASCAR trailer into a mobile classroom to teach its lean manufacturing philosophy.

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Chrysler to add 1,100 workers in Detroit

October 29, 2012

DETROIT—Some 1,100 new employees will begin working next week on a third crew at Chrysler’s Jefferson North Assembly Plant here to meet continuing strong demand for the Jeep Grand Cherokee.

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CAW, Chrysler Reach Agreement

October 3, 2012

TORONTO—The Canadian Auto Workers’ Chrysler members have approved a new contract with the automaker that delivers $9,000 in bonuses to the workers over the next four years.

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Auto Worker Murders Co-worker at Assembly Plant

September 21, 2012

DETROIT—A 43-year-old auto worker was stabbed to death by a co-worker Thursday at Chrysler’s Jefferson North Assembly Plant here. The co-worker committed suicide later that day.

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CAW Supports Strike at Chrysler Assembly Plant

August 28, 2012

WINDSOR, ON—CAW members at Chrysler’s assembly plant here have voted almost unanimously in support of a strike as a way to back workers’ contact demands. The union’s expires in mid-September.

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Chrysler to Spend $198 Million in Engine Factory

July 25, 2012

DETROIT—Chrysler is planning to invest $198 million in its engine assembly plant here.

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Chrysler Nixes Summer Shutdowns at Four Assembly Plants

May 8, 2012

DETROIT—Due to soaring sales, Chrysler has canceled the traditional two-week shutdown at four of its assembly plants, including the facilities in Belvidere, IL, and Toledo, OH.

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Chrysler Suppliers, Union Agree on Contracts

May 8, 2012

WINDSOR, ON—Union workers at two suppliers to Chrysler’s assembly plant here ratified new contracts Sunday. But, talks have broken off at another supplier, Oakley Industries.

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Strike Temporarily Halts Production at Chrysler Plant

May 2, 2012

WINDSOR, ON—Chrysler’s assembly plant here is resuming production this afternoon after a temporary stoppage due to a strike at a parts supplier.

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Control Room Plays Pivotal Role at Chrysler Belvidere

April 26, 2012
Most people associate control rooms with nuclear power plants, oil refineries or NASA rocket launches.

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Behind the Scenes at Ford's Michigan Assembly Plant

People are the heart and soul of the 2012 Assembly Plant of the Year. This slideshow shows some of the men and women who build three different types of electrified vehicles alongside traditional gas-powered cars on the auto industry’s most flexible assembly line—Ford’s Michigan Assembly Plant in Wayne, MI. Photos courtesy Ford Motor Co.


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