RACE TO A VENTILATOR | Mercedes F1 Engineers Help Make A Breathing Aid For Coronavirus Patinets In Less Than 100 Hours

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA – Formula One engine manufacturer Mercedes has teamed up with clinicians and university engineers in London to design a breathing aid for coronavirus patients that can be quickly mass produced, a development that could help reduce the need for ventilators. The Continuous Positive Airways Pressure (CPAP) device, which was re-engineered from an … Continue reading RACE TO A VENTILATOR | Mercedes F1 Engineers Help Make A Breathing Aid For Coronavirus Patinets In Less Than 100 Hours

BUSINESS | Ford Will Produce 50,000 Ventilators

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA – Ford will produce 50,000 ventilators in Michigan over the next 100 days, the company announced today. This is the second ventilator partnership the automaker will produce with GE. Production is expected to start the week of April 20 at a Ford plant in Ypsilanti, Michigan, with the capacity or produce 30,000 … Continue reading BUSINESS | Ford Will Produce 50,000 Ventilators

BUSINESS NEWS | Ford Joins 3M, GE In Speeding Up Ventilator, Respirator Production

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA – Ford Motor Co said on Tuesday it was working with General Electric’s healthcare unit and 3M Co to speed up production of ventilators for patients and respirators for healthcare workers as the coronavirus pandemic escalates. U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday that U.S. automakers General Motors Co, Ford, and Tesla … Continue reading BUSINESS NEWS | Ford Joins 3M, GE In Speeding Up Ventilator, Respirator Production

BUSINESS | Four Automakers Bucked Trump Policy On Emissions. Now They Are Under Antitrust Investigation

New York, USA – The Justice Department has opened an antitrust investigation into four major automakers who have rejected the Trump administration’s relaxed air pollution and mileage regulations. The four automakers – Ford, Honda, Volkswagen and BMW – agreed in July to meet the tougher standards set by the California Air Resources Board rather than … Continue reading BUSINESS | Four Automakers Bucked Trump Policy On Emissions. Now They Are Under Antitrust Investigation