General Motors invests $40M in Spring Hill plant for manufacturing upgrades

Posted at 2:40 PM, Jan 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-16 15:40:57-05

SPRING HILL, Tenn. (WTVF) — General Motors is investing $40 million in the Spring Hill plant for upgrades to manufacturing capabilities.

The investment will increase the capacity of the 5.3L V8 engines for GM's full-sized truck and SUV programs in the Spring Hill Global Propulsion Systems plant.

"This investment further solidifies GM’s commitment to our team and jobs for our community," said Michael Youngs, Spring Hill GPS plant director, "The Spring Hill Manufacturing team has a proven track record of successful, high quality launches, and when our products are in high demand by customers, this team is ready."

GM said the investment will add to the $22 million investment for Spring Hill GPS that was announced in early 2019.

Spring Hill Manufacturing is the GM's largest facility in North America.