Mullen Automotive (NASDAQ: MULN), an emerging electric vehicle (“EV”) manufacturer, is partnering with Dürr, one of the world’s leading mechanical and plant engineering firms. Durr brings extensive expertise in automation and digitalization to the partnership, which is designed to focus on MULN’s EV manufacturing footprint.
According to the agreement, Dürr, which has extensive expertise in automation and digitalization, will support Mullen’s Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering Center (“AMEC”) with full integration for vehicle assembly and complete paint shop technologies; the engineering center is located in Tunica, Mississippi.
“Dürr is a leading international manufacturing systems and technology provider for the automotive industry,” said Mullen Automotive CEO and chair David Michery in the press release. “Our Tunica facility will be a leading example of manufacturing automation. Our goal is to have the best and most efficient manufacturing footprint in the U.S., and Dürr is a key partner in achieving this effort.”