The Ford plant in Oakville, Ont., has been a heart and essence of a Blue Oval in Canada given it non-stop in 1953. And now it’s apropos one of a many constituent Ford plants in a world.
Ford announced currently that it’s investing $700 million CDN into a plant, a pierce that secures 2,800 jobs. As well, it was reliable that a Blue Oval will move several new tellurian car models to a plant – this will assistance accommodate flourishing North American and worldwide demands.
“(This positions) Oakville as one of a many rival and critical comforts in a Ford system,” pronounced Joe Hinrichs, Ford boss of The Americas, during a proclamation during a plant today. (Hinrichs is graphic in a above image).
Ford is focused on tellurian manufacturing, that involves regulating many of a same platforms worldwide to build many of a vehicles. This creates it easier to accelerate a prolongation of vehicles according to consumer needs.
Canada is wise in good with this strategy, says Dianne Craig, boss and CEO of Ford of Canada. “Ford’s investment demonstrates Canada can be rival in a tellurian marketplace by vital partnerships,” she said. “Working closely with supervision and labour, we have cumulative a splendid destiny for a employees during Oakville Assembly.”
Currently, Oakville Assembly manufactures a Edge, Flex, Lincoln MKX and Lincoln MKT. Work on a mutation to a plant is already underway and is approaching to be finish by late 2014.