GM presses first parts at $200 million body shop in Texas

October 23, 2013

The first of three mammoth stamping presses is up and running at General Motors' newest stamping facility in Arlington, Texas. The $200 million contiguous stamping plant has added 180 jobs to the manufacturing complex.

The new facility produces large metal parts such as doors, hoods, and side panels. It is the lone source for Chevrolet Tahoe®s, Suburban®s, GMC Yukon®s, and Cadillac Escalade®s sold globally.