December 16, 2015 News

ABB Robotics wins Ford manufacturing excellence award

by Canadian Plastics

ABB’s award-winning system will soon be installed at Ford’s assembly plant in Essex, Ont.

August 29, 2015 News

Ford bringing Ranger back to U.S. market?

by Canadian Plastics

The Associated Press says the company is negotiating with the UAW about manufacturing the truck at a factory in Wayne, Mich.

July 19, 2015 News

Ford’s new Lincoln Continental will be built in Detroit plant

by Canadian Plastics

Plant in Flat Rock suburb currently builds the Ford Mustang sports car and the Ford Fusion sedan.

May 27, 2015 News

Ford to double the number of auto parts procured from Morocco

by Canadian Plastics

Ford Motor Co. plans to double the amount of parts purchased in the North African kingdom of Morocco, and has established a sales office in that country. The expansion of Ford’s presence in Morocco is the latest boost to the

April 20, 2015 News

Dow, Ford partner for cost-effective auto-grade carbon fibre

by Canadian Plastics

In a bid to make vehicles more lightweight, DowAksa – a 50/50 joint venture between The Dow Chemical Co. and Turkish acrylic fibres producer Aksa Akrilik Kimya Sanayii A.Ş – is partnering with Ford Motor Co. to research cost-effective, high-volume

February 16, 2015 News

Ford’s GT supercar to be built in Markham, Ont.

by Canadian Plastics

Ford Motor Company has tapped a Canadian company to build the GT, an iconic American “supercar”. Because the car will have a carbon fiber body, Ford is turning to Markham, Ont.-based Multimatic Inc. to make the two-door, mid-engined 600-plus-hp car.

December 15, 2014 News

Magna, Ford help startups with tech mentor program

by Canadian Plastics

Aurora, Ont.-based auto parts supplier Magna International Inc. is partnering with Ford Motor Co., Verizon Telematics, Inc. and Techstars, a mentor-driven seed stage investment organization, to launch a program designed to assist startup companies. Called “Techstars Mobility, driven by Detroit”,