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US Robot Factory

ABB is expanding its main US robot factory as its customers there in the automotive, packaging and machinery industries confront a tight labour market as they bring production back home. The Swiss engineering company, which competes with Japan’s FANUC and Germany’s Kuka, is spending $20 million boosting capacity at its Auburn Hills site in Michigan […]

Car Charging Business

ABB has sold more of its electric vehicle (EV) charging business to four investors including a fund linked to former U.S. Vice President Al Gore, the Swiss engineering company said on Wednesday. The investors paid 325 million Swiss francs ($355 million) for a combined 12% stake in the E-Mobility business in a second and final […]