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Michigan Business Development Program Projects

  • The following projects have been approved by the Michigan Strategic Fund. MBDP Incentive Funds are not disbursed until designated milestones are achieved. This report was last updated on June 17, 2015.

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  • Ventra Ionia Main, LLC – Performance Based Grant
    • Approval Date:   May 17, 2018
      Location:   Ionia
      Project Investment:   Up to $4.85 million
      Projected Jobs:   109
      Projected Award Amount:   Up to $600,000
    Manthei, Inc. – Performance Based Grant
    • Approval Date:   April 11, 2018
      Location:   Petoskey
      Project Investment:   Up to $9.10 million
      Projected Jobs:   35
      Projected Award Amount:   Up to $280,000
    WABCO North America, LLC – Performance Based Grant
    • Approval Date:   March 23, 2018
      Location:   Auburn Hills
      Project Investment:   Up to $19.75 million
      Projected Jobs:   87
      Projected Award Amount:   Up to $375,000
    Esys Automation – Performance Based Grant
    • Approval Date:   March 16, 2018
      Location:   Auburn Hills
      Project Investment:   Up to $15.87 million
      Projected Jobs:   104
      Projected Award Amount:   Up to $832,000
    Foremost Farms USA Cooperative – Performance Based Grant
    • Approval Date:   March 14, 2018
      Location:   Greenville
      Project Investment:   Up to $57.95 million
      Projected Jobs:   110
      Projected Award Amount:   Up to $412,500
    Unique Instruments, Inc. dba Orchid Bridgeport – Performance Based Grant
    • Approval Date:   March 07, 2018
      Location:   Bridgeport
      Project Investment:   Up to $27.46 million
      Projected Jobs:   135
      Projected Award Amount:   Up to $472,500
    Jedco, Inc. – Performance Based Grant
    • Approval Date:   February 27, 2018
      Location:   Grand Rapids
      Project Investment:   Up to $9.30 million
      Projected Jobs:   39
      Projected Award Amount:   Up to $215,000
    Biewer Forest Management, LLC – Performance Based Grant
    • Approval Date:   February 21, 2018
      Location:   McBain
      Project Investment:   Up to $31.03 million
      Projected Jobs:   17
      Projected Award Amount:   Up to $170,000
    Echo Engineering and Production Supplies, Inc. – Performance Based Grant
    • Approval Date:   February 12, 2018
      Location:   Newport
      Project Investment:   Up to $2.42 million
      Projected Jobs:   60
      Projected Award Amount:   Up to $210,000
    Orotex Corporation – Performance Based Grant
    • Approval Date:   January 16, 2018
      Location:   Novi
      Project Investment:   Up to $10.30 million
      Projected Jobs:   50
      Projected Award Amount:   Up to $250,000
    O-N Minerals (Michigan) Company – Performance Based Grant
    • Approval Date:   December 21, 2017
      Location:   Rogers City
      Project Investment:   Up to $96.37 million
      Projected Jobs:   32
      Projected Award Amount:   Up to $200,000
    Zhongding USA, Inc. – Performance Based Grant
    • Approval Date:   December 18, 2017
      Location:   Northville
      Project Investment:   Up to $6.90 million
      Projected Jobs:   80
      Projected Award Amount:   Up to $650,000
    Minghua USA, Inc – Performance Based Grant
    • Approval Date:   December 01, 2017
      Location:   Troy
      Project Investment:   Up to $8.47 million
      Projected Jobs:   50
      Projected Award Amount:   Up to $500,000
    Cintas Corporation – Performance Based Grant
    • Approval Date:   December 01, 2017
      Location:   Delta Township
      Project Investment:   Up to $17.00 million
      Projected Jobs:   70
      Projected Award Amount:   Up to $350,000
    Brose North America, Inc. – Performance Based Grant
    • Approval Date:   November 28, 2017
      Location:   New Boston
      Project Investment:   Up to $0
      Projected Jobs:   300
      Projected Award Amount:   Up to $2.70 million
    Howmet Corporation - dba Arconic – Performance Based Grant
    • Approval Date:   November 27, 2017
      Location:   Whitehall
      Project Investment:   Up to $10.56 million
      Projected Jobs:   38
      Projected Award Amount:   Up to $400,000
    VDL Steelweld – Performance Based Grant
    • Approval Date:   November 20, 2017
      Location:   Troy
      Project Investment:   Up to $1.22 million
      Projected Jobs:   43
      Projected Award Amount:   Up to $300,000
    Applied Dynamics International, Inc. – Performance Based Grant
    • Approval Date:   November 16, 2017
      Location:   Ann Arbor
      Project Investment:   Up to $437,000
      Projected Jobs:   100
      Projected Award Amount:   Up to $650,000
    House of Flavors, Inc. – Performance Based Grant
    • Approval Date:   November 07, 2017
      Location:   Ludington
      Project Investment:   Up to $1.50 million
      Projected Jobs:   30
      Projected Award Amount:   Up to $240,000
    ITS Partners, LLC – Performance Based Grant
    • Approval Date:   November 02, 2017
      Location:   Ada
      Project Investment:   Up to $2.54 million
      Projected Jobs:   68
      Projected Award Amount:   Up to $476,000