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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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Wixom's General RV Ranks 6th in Crain's Fast 50
Wixom's General RV Center Inc. has been included in the Crain's Detroit Business Fast 50, a list of 2017's fastest growing companies. According to Crain's, the list is compiled by ranking companies by percentage revenue growth between 2013 and 2016, and by the dollar amount of revenue growth. The two rankings are then added together to create the list. The lower the number, the higher the final ranking. General RV Center Inc. ranked 6th.
See the complete list here: http://www.crainsdetroit.com/awards/fast_50/2017