Reuters has reported this week that Alphabet Inc.’s Waymo self-driving vehicle unit plans to build a plant in Michigan to transform vehicles into autonomous cars for its ride service business.
The proposed deal includes investments of $13.6 million to build a factory in Southeast Michigan. Michigan will contribute an $8 million grant to fund the project, according to reports.
According to media reports, the plan could bring as many as 400 jobs to the region, with 100 positions to start.
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