Subaru to invest $48 million in new technical center in Van Buren Township

Posted on August 29, 2018

Japanese automaker Subaru plans to invest $48.2 million in a new technical center in Van Buren Township.

Subaru Research and Development Inc., a subsidiary of its Ann Arbor-based North America Subaru Inc., will build a 60,000-square-foot center on 76 acres of vacant land near I-94 and Willow Run Airport in the Detroit Regional Aerotropolis development zone. With plans to hire 101 new employees, the project is expected to be completed by 2022.

The state of Michigan is supporting the expansion with a $1.5 million performance-based grant and the site is being considered for road improvements, wetland mitigation and environmental remediation. The township is also considering a property tax abatement for the project.

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