Quantum Signal, a 20-year-old robotics firm located in the Union School building in downtown Saline, has been sold to Ford Motor Company, which is aiming to meet its goals in the area of self-driving vehicles, according to a media release published on Medium.com.
Autonews.com reports Quantum Signal will continue to operate out of Union School in Saline under the direction of co-founder Mitch Rohde. The company will also maintain its own human resources department. Ford wants the company to maintain the culture, Autonews.com reported.
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