GM To Invest $61 Million In Spring Hill Plant

General Motors and UAW executives push the ceremonial button to start-up the assembly line at a press conference where GM announced it will invest $61 million to bring its idled Spring Hill assembly plant back to life as a flexible manufacturing facility capable of building any GM car or crossover based on customer demand or manufacturing need Monday, November 21, 2011 in Spring Hill, Tennessee. The investment will create 594 hourly jobs and 91 salaried positions at the facility that will begin to produce the Chevrolet Equinox in the second half of 2012. Pictured (l to r) GM Vice President Labor Relations Cathy Clegg, Spring Hill Shop Chairman Mike Harron, GM Manufacturing Manager Arvin Jones, UAW Vice President - GM Joe Ashton, UAW President Bob King, and Plant Manager Ken Knight. (Photo by Alan Poizner for General Motors)