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Michigan EMS Provider to Add 171 Jobs

TROY, MI—Contract manufacturer Unified Business Technologies could add 171 jobs over the next three years after winning an Army contract to make components for surveillance and communications.

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Submarine Manufacturer to Double Workforce

NORTH KINGSTOWN, RI—Submarine maker Electric Boat plans to double its workforce in Rhode Island to build a new class of submarines under a $95 billion Navy program.

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AM General to Recall Indiana Assemblers

SOUTH BEND, IN—Defense contractor AM General will soon begin recalling employees back to work at its assembly plant here in anticipation of a U.S. government contract. Up to 200 employees could be recalled.

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Northrop to Build Florida Manufacturing Facility

ST. AUGUSTINE, FL—Northrop Grumman Corp. is investing more than $100 million in a new Aircraft Integration Center of Excellence here. The facility will eventually employ 400.

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Indiana Assembler Recalls 210 Workers

MISHAWAKA, IN––Humvee manufacturer AM General is recalling 210 hourly and salaried employees to its assembly plant here.

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Raytheon Automates Missile Manufacturing

HUNTSVILLE, AL—Raytheon Co. has revolutionized missile manufacturing at its sprawling, classified factory here, where automated transporters ferry missile parts to gleaming assembly stations, and even tuck themselves away for charging when their batteries run low.

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Defense Contractor Adds 120 Jobs in Georgia

BLACK CREEK, GA—Daniel Defense will invest $20 million to expand its assembly plant here, adding 120 new jobs over the next five years.

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Defense Contractor to Recall Assemblers

SOUTH BEND, IN—Defense contractor AM General will begin recalling approximately 200 employees for its assembly plant here in early February to meet a big order for Humvees.

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Raytheon to Expand Mississippi Assembly Plant

FOREST, MS—Raytheon is expanding its radar manufacturing facility here as it anticipates growth in the airborne radar and electronic warfare markets. The defense contractor plans to add 20,000 square feet of space and increase its workforce by 150 employees.

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Munitions Assembly Plant to Expand

WINCHESTER, KY—J&T Munitions has begun construction of a $3.6 million expansion project at its assembly plant here. The company also plans to add 15 full-time jobs.

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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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