Following the recent announcement of two new Chinese investors (the city of Tianjin (THT) and Beijing State Research Information Technology (SRIT)), NEVS is turning words into action.
New staff is being hired in Trollhättan and the construction of the new factory and R&D center will start on June 28th.
A short press release went out earlier today (see text below) and yesterday the first job postings for engineers in Trollhättan appeared on Saabcars.com.
Significant steps forward (and very timely ones…) to execute on the newly announced partnerships. President Mattias Bergman confirmed earlier this month that several additional partnerships have been signed already and that even the money is in the bank. We’re now eagerly awaiting the public announcements of these partnerships, especially around a new majority owner…
“The construction of Nevs’ Chinese factory in Tianjin starts June 28
To mark start of construction of Nevs’ New energy vehicle factory in China, and the establishment of a R&D-center, a groundbreaking ceremony will be held in Tianjin June 28.
The Tianjin manufacturing plant will be Nevs’ second global production base focused on EVs, initially for the Chinese market. Nevs’ research, development and production will be managed from its headquarters in Trollhättan.” Source.