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In what still feels to many like a tentative U.S. manufacturing recovery, there was plenty of rejoicing in Auburn Hills, Mich., as ABB opened a new robotics factory. ABB company brass were joined at the opening ceremony on May 20 by a host of local and state government officials, U.S. and Swiss ambassadors, a deputy secretary at the Commerce Department and many others.
ABB leaders stressed that the company was committed to investing in the United States.