a factory where parts for a complete unit are put together, as in automobile manufacturing.
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How to use assembly plant in a sentence
The more than 10,000 workers the company employed in the region at the assembly plant’s peak supported thousands of other jobs.The Auto Industry Is Going Green. Will Workers Go Along for the Ride? | Justin Worland | August 12, 2021 | Time
We most often hear about this movement in the context of using clean energy to power the production lines and assembly plants that put together new electric vehicles, but it shows up in smaller examples, too.3D printer waste can be recycled into truck parts, Ford finds | Jonathan M. Gitlin | March 26, 2021 | Ars Technica
Hitachi Rail has built other manufacturing plants in the United States, including a similar assembly plant in Miami.Metro finalizes contract for new rail cars to be built in D.C. region | Justin George | March 18, 2021 | Washington Post
It countered that its contract would require the creation of a regional assembly plant — and hundreds of new jobs.Metro finalizes contract for new rail cars to be built in D.C. region | Justin George | March 18, 2021 | Washington Post
Arch competitor Volkswagen last year announced it will build a new assembly plant in Chattanooga, Tenn.
To recap: Boeing has just built and opened a non-union 787 Dreamliner assembly plant in North Charleston.
Guns came to the proving grounds unassembled, so that it was necessary to build an assembly plant.America's Munitions 1917-1918 | Benedict Crowell
As an adjunct to the assembly plant there is a machine shop which is one of the largest in the United States.America's Munitions 1917-1918 | Benedict Crowell
The parts were in manufacture, and arriving at the assembly plant in Ohio.Astounding Stories, February, 1931 | Various
The new Diesel plant will be primarily an assembly plant, although some machine work will be done there.The First Airplane Diesel Engine: Packard Model DR-980 of 1928 | Robert B. Meyer
One was a small automobile-assembly plant, another was a dairy, a third was a long greenhouse.The Servant Problem | Robert F. Young