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Dr. Maarten Sierhuis (low res version)
Feb. 18, 2013

Nissan names Maarten Sierhuis to lead new Silicon Valley research center

Nissan today announced the hiring of Dr. Maarten Sierhuis as research director to lead the newly opened Nissan Research Center Silicon Valley (NRC-SV). Sierhuis, a recognized expert in the field of artificial intelligence, will lead the new center's efforts in the areas of autonomous driving and connected-vehicle systems.
JATCO Builds New Mexican Plant
Feb. 7, 2013

JATCO Builds New Mexican Plant

Nissan subsidiary JATCO announced investment of $220 million to build its second automotive parts plant in Aguascalientes, Mexico on Wednesday, beginning operations in the summer of 2014.
Nissan Debuts Efficient New Smyrna Paint Plant
Jan. 31, 2013

Nissan Debuts Efficient New Smyrna Paint Plant

With the recent additions of the Infiniti JX and Nissan LEAF and the future addition of the Nissan Rogue to its vehicle assembly lines in Smyrna, Tenn., the company today announced the opening of its most advanced paint plant in the world, as a black 2013 Infiniti JX rolled off the line.
Nissan Kyushu: The Factory Life
Jan. 23, 2013

Nissan Kyushu: The Factory Life

Media often tout going "behind-the-scenes," but at the Nissan Motor Kyushu factory the Global Media Center team followed the production line from steel rolls to shipping vessel, a five-hour process that ultimately will take vehicles all over Japan and the world.
Dec. 20, 2012

"Christmas from the Heart" - Nissan Canton Spreads Holiday Cheer Throughout the Community

Nissan Canton is bringing a little joy to the less fortunate this holiday season through its annual "Christmas from the Heart" community giving campaign. As part of the campaign – originally started by a Nissan Canton employee – the company has organized several philanthropic activities this Christmas to help families in need enjoy the season.