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Vocational center for construction, electric vehicle, aviation technology fields coming to DeKalb County – Yellowhammer News

U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-AL) on Wednesday tore into the Biden administration for selectively picking and choosing which laws to enforce based purely on political considerations — a mentality that Alabama’s senior senator emphasized is a direct threat to the rule of law in America.

Shelby’s comments came as opening remarks during the Senate Committee on Appropriations’ hearing focused on domestic violent extremism in the United States. During the hearing, Attorney General Merrick Garland and Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas testified before the committee, of which Shelby is the vice chair.

“The rule of law – the very

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Ford Launches Global Battery Center for Detroit Region

Ford has announced Ford Ion Park, which will ramp up battery development for electric vehicles. Pictured is Ford’s new Battery Benchmarking and Test Laboratory in Allen Park. // Photo courtesy of Ford Motor Co.

Dearborn’s Ford Motor Co. has announced Ford Ion Park, a new global battery center in southeast Michigan. It is designed to accelerate research and development of battery and battery cell technology, including future battery manufacturing.

An exact location has not yet been determined. The company is building on nearly 20 years of battery expertise by centralizing a cross-functional team of 150 experts in battery technology development,

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Apple plans $100M distribution center, 500 jobs near Indianapolis

Consumer electronics giant Apple Inc. plans to spend $100 million to open a “state-of-the-art” distribution center in Hendricks County that could employ as many as 500 workers by the end of 2024, state officials announced Monday morning.

The facility in Clayton, a town about seven miles west of Plainfield, is expected to accelerate delivery times for Apple customers in Indiana and the rest of the country.

Apple engineering and logistics experts helped design and build the production lines at the facility, which will be operated by Greenwich, Connecticut-based XPO Logistics Inc. XPO is one of the world’s largest transportation and

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Keysight Technologies’ Battery Test Solution Selected by National Testing Center in China

SANTA ROSA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS), a leading technology company that delivers advanced design and validation solutions to help accelerate innovation to connect and secure the world, recently announced that Chongqing Vehicle Testing Research Institute in China has adopted Keysight’s battery charging and discharging test equipment to verify battery characteristics in electric vehicles to advance the development of e-mobility.

As the development of batteries as the core energy source of electric vehicles has accelerated, major battery companies and automotive OEMs have turned to rigorous testing including design verification (DV), standard operating procedure (SOP), and production verification

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Mullen Technologies Announces Purchase of Advanced Engineering and Manufacturing Center in Tunica, MS

BREA, CA / ACCESSWIRE / March 11, 2021 / Mullen Technologies Inc. (“Mullen” or the “Company”), an emerging electric vehicle (“EV”) manufacturer, which previously announced a definitive agreement to merge with Net Element, Inc. (NASDAQ:NETE) in a stock-for-stock reverse merger in which Mullen’s stockholders will receive a majority of the outstanding stock in the post-merger company, has executed a purchase and sales agreement (PSA) and opened escrow to purchase an EV manufacturing facility in Tunica, Mississippi. This five-year-old, turn-key facility affords Mullen the opportunity to innovate its manufacturing processes while having the availability to assemble vehicles now and optimize

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Autry Technology Center follows CareerTech mission to produce, prepare workforce in Oklahoma | News

ENID, Okla. — Since 1967, Autry Technology Center has served the Enid community and Northwest Oklahoma with one goal — providing a productive and prepared workforce for employers in Oklahoma.

As one of 29 CareerTech schools across Oklahoma, Autry Tech offers several full-time career programs, numerous short-term continuing education courses and personalized training opportunities through corporate partnerships. The school also serves as a regional host site for the Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics.

Planning a career

Full-time career programs run on a traditional school calendar, August through May, at Autry Technology Center. Autry Tech offers 25-plus, full-time programs and

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