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Atlas Copco Creating New Jobs in Oakland County

Wednesday, August 22, 2007

Michelle Begnoche

Industrial equipment manufacturer grows Michigan operations

Granholm and Michigan Economic Development President and CEO James C. Epolito are in Sweden and Germany this week to encourage Swedish and German businesses seeking to expand their presence in the U.S. to do so in Michigan.

Atlas Copco is a leading provider of industrial productivity solutions.

Granholm also met today with executives from SECO Tools to encourage the company to expand its existing operations in Michigan. On Thursday and Friday, Granholm and Epolito will be in Germany to meet with officials of companies with operations in Michigan or considering locating in the U.S., including Behr-Hella Thermocontrol, EDAG Engineering, Maschinenfabrik Spaichingen, ersol Solar Energy AG, Brose and ZF Lemforder.

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