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Great Lakes shipbuilding industry weathers change

“In the 1960s, they began developing new types of shipyards,” said David Singer, an assistant professor of naval architecture and marine engineering at the University of Michigan. “And one of the problems that we have with U.S. shipbuilding is that we won World War II, so our facilities weren’t destroyed.
The outside of the Ford Robotics building

U-Michigan, Ford open world-class robotics complex

The facility will accelerate the future of advanced and more equitable robotics and mobility | Medium Read