The investment will happen over the next three years, with more than $750 million going to three Michigan facilities in Pontiac, Lansing and Warren.
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The Pontiac facility will get a $124 million investment for a new press to perform secondary tryout testing. New, validated dies will also create a smoother, tighter fit for vehicle body panels.
The Lansing facility will get a $520 million investment for enhancements in welding, dimensional integrity, sealing, surface finish application and assembly. A new paint shop will also improve seals, coatings and corrosion resistance.
The Warren facility will get a $139.5 million investment for upgrades in machining, tooling and stamping. Advanced assembly systems for GM facilities around the world will also be validated, for consistent global quality.LINK: Click here to read more from GM