Tag: Ohio

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Honda Reveals Next Steps in Ohio EV Hub

March 15, 2023

Via: Tech Times

Honda is now moving forward with the next stages as it prepares to build electric vehicles (EVs) in the US. According to Electrek, the automaker is now setting the stage for its EV Hub in Ohio, with plans to transition […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

South Korea is Really Going for It in the U.S. Battery Market

January 18, 2023

Via: Alliance for American Manufacturing

South Korea’s energy manufacturers, citing industrial policy passed in Washington last year, are putting a lot of money into facilities in the United States. First consider this week’s announcement that LG Energy Solution, a battery manufacturer, just detailed its plans […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle, News

Ohio Battery Plant Employees First to Join UAW

December 9, 2022

Via: Transport Topics

Workers at a General Motors joint venture electric vehicle battery factory in Ohio have voted to join the United Auto Workers union. About 900 workers at the new plant near Warren, Ohio, are the first to decide on union representation […]


FTC Says Ohio Company Falsely Labeled Its Imported Mattress Pads as Made in USA

September 21, 2022

Via: Alliance for American Manufacturing

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) continues to take action against companies that deceive consumers by labeling imported products as Made in America. The FTC issued a proposed settlement on Aug. 30 against Electrowarmth Products LLC and owner Daniel W. Grindle […]

News, Regulations

As Intel Announces its Ohio Chip Fab, an Industrial Policy Debate Looms

January 24, 2022

Via: Alliance for American Manufacturing

The last time I was in Columbus, Ohio, I bought a very good book at a very cool bookstore and ran in the annual Columbus marathon. And lemme tell you, brother, I came in a lot closer to last place […]


Plastic Manufacturer EPC Columbia To Expand Ohio Facility

November 8, 2021

Via: Business Facilities Magazine

EPC Columbia, a major manufacturer of plastic injection molded products, will expand its facility in Lebanon, OH, adding 50 new jobs and investing $2.5 million. The investment will enlarge the building by 20%, adding more than 75,000 square feet to […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

GM evaluating second U.S. battery plant for EVs amid construction of $2.3 billion facility in Ohio

March 4, 2021


General Motors is looking at building a second plant in the U.S. to produce battery cells for electric vehicles through a joint venture with LG Chem. The automaker confirmed the plans Thursday morning after The Wall Street Journal reported the […]

Design & Planning, Process

GM, LC Chem announce $2.3 billion EV battery venture in Ohio

December 5, 2019

Via: Reuters

The plant, to be built at a new site near GM’s closed assembly plant in Lordstown in northeast Ohio, will employ more than 1,100 people, the companies said. Construction is to begin in mid-2020 and the plant will have an […]

Design & Planning, Energy, Industry Focus Areas, Process

First Solar to open new manufacturing plant in Ohio

April 27, 2018

Via: Manufacturing Global

The US photovoltaic (PV) solar panel manufacturer, First Solar, has announced it will be opening a new facility in Township, Ohio. The facility will have the capacity to build 1.2GW of the firm’s Series 6 thin film PV modules, which, […]

Logistics, Process

Ohio supplier Stoneridge wins $1.4 million grant for HQ move to Michigan

March 24, 2016

Via: Automotive News

An Ohio-based auto supplier will move its headquarters and at least 70 employees to suburban Detroit with the help of a state incentive. Stoneridge Inc., which makes electrical and electronic vehicle components, on Tuesday received a $1.4 million performance grant […]

Industry Focus Areas, Workforce Development

Ohioans Love Manufacturing — and Favor Getting Tough on China Trade

March 10, 2016

Via: the Alliance for American Manufacturing

After Democrat Bernie Sanders’s message on trade helped him capture a surprise win in the Michigan primary on Tuesday — and Republican Donald Trump’s continued trade talk gave him a victory there — attention is shifting to Ohio, another midwest […]