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Canton's New $148 Million Manufacturing Facility To Study Lightweight Metals

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

The White House announced in late February that a $148 million manufacturing research institute will open in Canton later this year.

The Detroit non-profit Focus:Hope is part of a consortium of organizations that will help run the project.

Focus:Hope CEO William Jones tells WDET’s David Cassleman that the institute will be used to study lightweight materials.