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A Tour of Ford’s Flat Rock Assembly Plant
26 Jan 2015

A Tour of Ford’s Flat Rock Assembly Plant

Anson and I decided to hang out in Detroit for an extra day to join the last group of international media on a plant tour of Ford’s Flat Rock Assembly Plant. Michigan Casting Center Opened in January 1972, Ford’s Michigan Casting Center, or MCC as it was then known, was one of the most technologically advanced casting facilities in the world. The Michigan Casting Center...

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Visiting the historic Ford Piquette Avenue Plant #FordNAIAS
17 Jan 2015

Visiting the historic Ford Piquette Avenue Plant #FordNAIAS

When I found out the Ford Piquette Avenue Plant was on the itinerary for #FordNAIAS, I put my head down, and closed my eyes. I could picture plans for the Model T being sketched out, the workers assembling the vehicles… oh the history. To say I was excited was an understatement. Arriving at the Ford Piquette Avenue Plant The Piquette Avenue Plant is located in...

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