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Mate Opens New and Expanded European Headquarters

Tuesday, July 7, 2009
CNC punch-press tooling manufacturer Mate Precision Tooling, Anoka, MN, has opened a new and expanded European headquarters and manufacturing facility in Frankfurt, Germany. The 1500-sq.-m facility includes administrative offices, production operations and a 450-sq.-m product training center. Mate, which first set up shop in Germany in 1992, is online at

FTI Relocates to Burlington, Ontario

Tuesday, July 7, 2009
Forming Technologies Inc. (FTI), developer of software for the design, simulation and costing of sheetmetal components, will relocate (as of August 21, 2009) to a new, larger facility in Burlington, Ontario, Canada. The new location is nearly double the size of its previous home in Oakville, Ontario, to enable expansion of its development and sales teams. Learn more at

GE to Open Huge Tech Center Just Outside of Detroit

Thursday, July 2, 2009
General Electric’s new Advanced Manufacturing and Software Technology Center, slated to open later this year in Michigan’s Van Buren Township, will house scientists and engineers charged with developing next-generation manufacturing technologies to support GE’s renewable-energy, aircraft-engine and other high-technology products. The center is expected to employ more than 1100 people within the next few years. The state of Michigan is providing more than $60 million in incentives over the next 12 years to support the center, to be housed in a new $100 million, 100,000-sq.-ft. facility.


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