Anca, Inc., a machine tool builder, recently celebrated with a ribbon cutting at their Wixom Facility. The company expanded their facility by 50%, adding a dedicated customer focus and training center, and doubling its machine demonstration area. The event is captured in the video below.
Anca, Inc., president, Russell Riddiford hosted representatives from the company's Melbourne, Austrailia headquarters, as well as many other visitors, including some local dignitaries.
*Schonscheck, Inc., also a Wixom company, was contracted for the expansion.
Ford Wixom Plant Property Sold
The former Ford Wixom Plant property has been sold to a new owner, Industrial Commercial Properties (ICP) of Solon, OH. ICP owns/has redeveloped other former automotive properties in multiple states, including here in Oakland County. They have indicated a desire to bring outstanding commercial and industrial uses forward for the property and we look forward to working together with ICP to transform this long vacant industrial space in Wixom.
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Transmission Supplier Finalizing Move from Plymouth to Wixom
Posted to http://www.theoaklandpress.com August 16, 2017
by Kathy Blake of The Oakland Press
Transmission Supplier TREMEC Corporation is moving its Michigan operations from Plymouth to Wixom, and plans to expand operations during the next 18 months, according to a press release by the company.
TREMEC is planning to be at the new 125,000-square-foot building in Wixom by mid August.
The move will enable the company to expand Michigan operations from sales and technical support to include engineering, business development, testing and transmission assembly operations.
TREMEC is investing more than $50 million and creating approximately 130 jobs during the next three years with 25 new positions by the end of 2017, according to the press release. The project was awarded a performance-based grant by the Michigan Business Development Program. The City of Wixom has pledged support with a property tax abatement program. Although the facility address is in Novi, the property falls within Wixom city limits so taxes are to be paid to Wixom.
The facility is at 46643 Ryan Court, Novi. TREMEC is based in Mexico. For more information, visit www.tremec.com.