Posts Tagged ‘General Motors’

Centuries Old German Manufacturer Kirchhoff Looks Ahead with $20M Garland Expansion

Posted by Lance Murray

Innovating and adapting to the times is critical to a company surviving and growing, and the family-owned Germany-based Kirchhoff Automotive has been doing just that since it was founded in 1785 as a needle maker.

Fast forward to 2018, and …

Arlington: Swinging for the Fences

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

This article originally appeared in the Dallas-Fort Worth Real Estate Review.

A home run. A touchdown. You can pick your sports metaphor when it comes to the city of Arlington becoming a dynamic part of the North Texas economy. The

3 DFW Biz Giants Among 100 Writers for Forbes’ Centennial

Posted by Lance Murray

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could unite 100 of the greatest business minds and have them write an essay about what inspired them to succeed?

That’s exactly what Forbes did to celebrate its centennial.

The publication has put …

Texas Tops Nation in Wind Power, and Capacity Still Rising

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Oil has long been the energy king in Texas and will be for the foreseeable future, but the Lone Star state also leads the country in wind power capacity.

Massive power purchase agreements for factories such as Arlington’s General Motors …

Chevrolet Vehicle Owners Upping Data Usage, Carmaker Says

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Chevrolet Tahoes and Suburbans have become internet hot spots for owners, using three-and-a-half times more data than a year ago, the carmaker reported.

Vehicle owners are able to stream movies, send emails, and play online games.

The OnStar 4G LTE-enabled

GM Adds New Robots to Assembly Plant in Arlington

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Robots have a new job at General Motors Assembly Plant in Arlington.

With a full-size SUV rolling off the assembly line every minute, 24 hours a day, six days a week going to customers all over the world, there’s no …

General Motors Drives More Growth in Arlington

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

General Motors, already Arlington’s largest private employer, continues to grow its footprint in the city both as a manufacturer and a financial company.

While the General Motors Assembly Plant in Arlington has grabbed most of the headlines in recent years …

GM to go Green with Wind Energy in DFW

Posted by Nealie Sanchez

General Motors is going green at it’s Arlington Assembly Plant and GM Financial headquarters in downtown Fort Worth with wind energy from Cactus Flats wind farm in Concho County, according to the Fort Worth Star Telegram.

GM’s Arlington plant

3 Things We’re Reading: GM, Lyft to roll out driverless taxis

Posted by Heather Noel

GM, LYFT TO DEBUT DRIVERLESS TAXIS; NEW PIZZA CHAIN OPENING IN FRISCO; GRAPEVINE-BASED SCHOOL OFFERS VIRTUAL INSTRUCTION


Every day, Dallas Innovates staffers scan websites looking for the most interesting, important, and unusual stories about innovation and creativity. Here are three …

Bringing the World to Classrooms in DFW (and Beyond)

Posted by Sabari Raja

There is a problem facing the tech world: not enough students are making their way into science, engineering, and tech fields. More alarming is the dearth of minority students and girls who don’t see themselves fitting into these high-skill careers. …