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GRI Gives Back To The Environment At Factory Launch

The company says it had to uproot several trees in order to build the new state-of-the-art factory and, as a form of recompense to nature, GRI decided to plant as many trees as it had to remove for the building.

Faurecia Celebrates Opening Of New Tech Center In Silicon Valley

A primary mission of the new location will be the acceleration of new and disruptive technologies in the company’s strategic areas of focus: sustainable mobility and the cockpit of the future.

FleetPride Holds Grand Opening Event At Houston Branch

“This new location allows us to reach new customers, and increase our service levels to existing customers,” said Mike Harris, senior vice president of sales and branch operations.

East Coast Defender Announces Opening Of West Coast Design Center

The new center is one of the first of its kind in the SUV industry to offer a turn-key custom design experience that enables clients to create a true, one-off Defender.

Axalta Customer Experience Center Opens To Praise From United States Senators, Congressmen And Local Officials

The Customer Experience Center is a 36,000-square-foot training and conference complex designed to serve Axalta’s refinish, transportation OEM and industrial customers.

Honeywell Starts Up $300M Automotive Refrigerant Production Facility In Louisiana

With this start-up, Honeywell says the plant has become the world’s largest site for producing HFO-1234yf, sold commercially as Solstice yf.

Maaco Celebrates 500th North American Store Opening In Dallas

The Maaco in Mansfield, Texas, south of the Dallas-Fort Worth area, co-hosted a ribbon-cutting event with the Mansfield Chamber of Commerce for community partners on Thursday, March 9. It is the 17th location in the Dallas market.

STEMCO Builds Research And Development Facility For Commercial Air Springs

Purchase of the site was first approved in October 2015 and groundbreaking took place in November 2015. The full build schedule took eight months to complete, which included moving, installation and recalibration of all the test equipment.