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GRANHOLM-TRADE TRIP
(2007-08-24)
(wgvu) - GOVERNOR GRANHOLM SAYS THAT A
GERMAN-BASED ENGINEERING AND DESIGN COMPANY WILL INVEST $7 MILLION
TO EXPAND ITS OPERATIONS IN AUBURN HILLS AND TROY OVER THE NEXT TWO
YEARS, CREATING UP TO 170 NEW JOBS.
THE DEMOCRATIC GOVERNOR IS NEAR THE END OF A WEEKLONG TRADE TRIP
TO SWEDEN AND GERMANY. SHE MET WITH EDAG ENGINEERING AND DESIGN AG
OFFICIALS AT THE COMPANY'S FACILITY IN FULDA, GERMANY, BEFORE
ANNOUNCING THE EXPANSION.
EDAG HAS ITS NORTH AMERICAN HEADQUARTERS AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER
IN AUBURN HILLS AND OPERATES AN ADDITIONAL TECHNOLOGY CENTER IN
TROY. IT EMPLOYS ABOUT 270 MICHIGAN WORKERS.
MICHIGAN IS HOME TO MORE THAN 300 GERMAN-OWNED COMPANIES,
DEFINED AS THOSE WITH AT LEAST 50 PERCENT GERMAN OWNERSHIP, THAT
EMPLOY OVER 170,000 PEOPLE.

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