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Quantum Fuel Systems Plans Wixom, Michigan, Manufacturing Operations

Quantum Fuel Systems, a manufacturer of alternative fuel storage systems, plans to establish operations in Wixom, Michigan. The $22.5 million project is expected to create 87 jobs.

The new manufacturing facility that will produce lightweight compressed natural gas storage tanks.

“Quantum Fuel Systems is enthusiastic to work with the MEDC and other government authorities to further the commercialization of clean energy transportation,” said Quantum CEO Dean Varley. “Being located in Wixom, we will have close proximity to many of our global automotive customers.”

The project is being supported by an $870,000 Michigan Business Development Program performance-based grant. The City of Wixom has also committed to recommend a Public Act 198 Industrial Facilities tax abatement in support of the project, subject to review and approval by the Wixom City Council. In addition the company plans to utilize Michigan Works!

“We are thrilled to welcome Quantum Fuels Systems to Wixom, and appreciate their commitment to our community,” noted Assistant City Manager and Director of Economic Development Drew Benson. “Wixom has a long history as a home to innovative companies in the mobility space, and we look forward to supporting Quantum Fuel Systems and their unique technology solutions in the future.”

Quantum Fuel Systems services OEMs in the automotive and mobility industries and provides low emission and fast-to-market solutions to support the integration and production of natural gas fuel and storage systems.

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