NEWS : Manufacturing
Feb 24, 2015
VOLKSWAGEN CHATTANOOGA'S PLANT EXPANSION UNDERWAYConstruction is underway at the Volkswagen Chattanooga manufacturing facility in preparation for production of an all new Midsize SUV. The first phase of construction started in early January 2015...
Feb 12, 2015
VOLKSWAGEN MAKES OFFER: HIGHER PAY, APPRENTICESHIPS, DISCUSSIONS ON FUTURE OF WORKDuring the second round of negotiations on the company's collective agreement held today, Volkswagen submitted a comprehensive offer to the IG Metall trade union.
Jan 9, 2015
VOLKSWAGEN GROUP OF AMERICA JOINS NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR ADVANCED COMPOSITES MANUFACTURING INNOVATIONVolkswagen Group of America, Inc. (VWGoA) today announced its participation in the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI), led by The University of Tennessee, Knoxville.
Dec 4, 2014
WORKS MEETING AT WOLFSBURG PLANT: POSITIVE ASSESSMENT OF A CHALLENGING YEARTogether with the General Works Council Chairman, Bernd Osterloh, the Chairman of the Volkswagen Board of Management, Prof. Dr. Martin Winterkorn, gave a positive assessment of the year which is...
Nov 4, 2014
VOLKSWAGEN INAUGURATES COMPONENTS PLANT IN NORTH CHINAAt its Tianjin components plant in North China, Volkswagen today started production of the latest generation of highly advanced dual-clutch gearboxes (DSG), celebrating a world premiere.
Oct 10, 2014
VOLKSWAGEN CHATTANOOGA ESTABLISHES PURCHASING ACADEMYVolkswagen Group of America Chattanooga Operations, LLC (Volkswagen Chattanooga) held an establishment ceremony today for the Volkswagen Beschaffungsakademie (purchasing academy).
Aug 13, 2014
VOLKSWAGEN CHATTANOOGA CELEBRATES GRADUATION; ANNOUNCES NEW ENGINEERING SPECIALIST TRAINING PROGRAMVolkswagen Group of America, Chattanooga Operations, LLC (Volkswagen Chattanooga) celebrated its second class to graduate from the Volkswagen Academy’s three-year Automation Mechatronics Program...
Aug 6, 2014
VOLKSWAGEN GROUP OF AMERICA REDEFINES DRIVING EXPERIENCE THROUGH CLOUD AND CONNECTED INTELLIGENCE SERVICESAs vehicle connectivity and advanced assistance systems become a ubiquitous part of today’s driving experience, researchers at Volkswagen Group’s Electronics Research Laboratory (ERL) are...
Aug 5, 2014
VOLKSWAGEN TAKES HOLISTIC APPROACH TO E-MOBILITY WITH LAUNCH FOR ULTRA LOW CARBON CARVolkswagen of America, Inc. today announced further plans in its holistic approach to e-mobility at the Management Briefing Seminar, hosted by the Center for Automotive Research.
Aug 4, 2014