General Motors

GM Is Investing $55M in a ‘State-of-the-Art’ Renovation of Its Arlington Assembly Plant

by | Oct 5, 2021
The Arlington Assembly plant has 5,677 employees and has produced more than 12 million vehicles since it opened in 1954. The new investment follows a $1.4 billion, 1.6 million-square-foot expansion at the plant that began in 2015.
GMC and General Motors Team Up With Dallas-Based Marcus Graham Project To Increase Diversity in Media, Marketing, and Advertising
by | Sep 28, 2021
The automaker brands will sponsor the Marcus Graham Project's annual iCR8 Boot Camp for three years starting in 2022—the organization's 15-year anniversary. The bootcamp will provide real-world exposure and experience to diverse marketing and media aspirants, helping them bolster meaningful industry careers.
Connected Driving: General Motors, AT&T to Equip Future Vehicles With 5G
by | Aug 19, 2021
AT&T and GM want to set the benchmark for automotive connectivity by bringing 5G connectivity to select model year 2024 vehicles.
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Centuries Old German Manufacturer Kirchhoff Looks Ahead with $20M Garland Expansion
by | Oct 18, 2018
From needles in 1785 in Germany to auto parts in 2018 at its Garland facility, Kirchhoff shows that innovation and adaptation can help a company stick around.

3 DFW Biz Giants Among 100 Writers for Forbes’ Centennial

by | Sep 20, 2017
Jerry Jones, T. Boone Pickens, and H. Ross Perot Sr. relate how their life experiences helped them succeed in business.
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Texas Tops Nation in Wind Power, and Capacity Still Rising
by | Feb 10, 2017
Texas has more than 20,000 megawatts of wind power capacity, nearly one-fourth of the total capacity in the country.
Chevrolet Vehicle Owners Upping Data Usage, Carmaker Says
by | Feb 3, 2017
Chevrolet vehicle owners used 4.2 million gigabytes of data in 2016, that's 200 percent more than in 2015.
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GM Adds New Robots to Assembly Plant in Arlington
by | Jan 11, 2017
The plant debuted new robotic carts that follow a predetermined path to deliver parts to the line.

GM to go Green with Wind Energy in DFW

by | Nov 21, 2016
General Motors is reducing it's carbon footprint by harnessing wind energy for use in DFW locations.
3 Things We’re Reading: GM, Lyft to roll out driverless taxis
by | May 9, 2016
Every day, we search the web looking for articles we think you'll find interesting.
Bringing the World to Classrooms in DFW (and Beyond)
by | Jan 13, 2016
An idea for how to close the STEM pipeline gap.