Ford working with 3M, GE, UAW to speed production of respirators for healthcare workers, ventilators for COVID-19 patients
Green Car Congress
MARCH 24, 2020
Ford Motor Company, joining forces with firms including 3M and GE Healthcare, is lending its manufacturing and engineering expertise to expand quickly production of urgently needed medical equipment and supplies for healthcare workers, first responders and patients fighting COVID-19. In addition, Ford plans to assemble more than 100,000 face shields per week and leverage its in-house 3D printing capability to produce components for use in personal protective equipment.