PONTIAC, Mich., Dec. 2, 2021 — Today, the Michigan Economic Development Corp. (MEDC) announced TÜV SÜD America, a provider of testing and safety solutions to the automotive, mobility and manufacturing industries, is establishing a new state-of-the-art electric vehicle battery testing facility in Auburn Hills with support from the Michigan Strategic Fund. It is expected to create 40 high-wage jobs. In response, state Rep. Brenda Carter (D-Pontiac) issued the following statement:

“TÜV SÜD America’s increasing involvement in Southeast Michigan solidifies our spot as the world’s automotive and mobility capital. I look forward to the construction of TÜV SÜD America’s new state-of-the-art EV battery development testing facility in Auburn Hills and seeing how this investment will help boost our economy.”