Lansing Grand River Assembly

Revised:2013-12-20

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Location:

920 Townsend st
Lansing, MI. 48921 United States

Year Opened:

2001

Facility Size:

2.5 million on 111 acres


Employee Information

Hourly:

1,351

Salaried:

190

Total:

1,541 - Two Shift Operation

Union Local:

Lansing Grand River Assembly UAW Local 652


Facility Details

General Motors' Lansing Grand River Assembly is located in Lansing, MI and is one of GM’s newest plants in North America.  Constructed in 1999, it is designed around GM’s Global Manufacturing System (GMS) and focuses on maximum performance in safety, people systems, quality, customer responsiveness, cost and environment.  Lansing Grand River is home to the Cadillac CTS, and the all-new Cadillac ATS.

Facilities

  • Body Shop, Paint Shop, General Assembly, Central Utilities Complex

Investments

  • $190 million investment for the production of the new Cadillac ATS. The investment created 600 jobs and resulted in the addition of a second shift.
  • $88 million for the next generation CTS.

Products & Production

2012 CY Volume: 76,785

Products:

Cadillac

  • Cadillac CTS (33,107) and CTS-V (917): 2012 CY produced –34,024
  • Cadillac CTS Wagon (1,598) and Wagon-V (277): 2012 CY produced –1,875
  • Cadillac CTS Coupe (13,542) and CTS Coupe-V (1,066): 2012 CY produced 14,608
  • Cadillac ATS: 2012 CY produced 26,278

Awards

  • 2013 North American Car of the Year (Cadillac ATS)
  • 2013 Cadillac ATS Named Car of the Year by Esquire
  • 2013 Cadillac ATS named Autobytel Luxury Car of the Year
  • 2013 Cadillac ATS named Motor Press Guild Vehicle of the Year
  • 2013 “Best of the Year” Drivers’ Choice award by PBS’ MotorWeek
  • J.D. Power and Associates Bronze Plant Award for initial quality
  • MotorWeek 2011 Drivers’ Choice Award: Best Coupe (CTS Coupe)
  • Edmunds Inside Line Most Wanted Awards for 2011 (CTS-V Wagon)
  • Car and Driver 10Best List for 2011 (CTS-V Sedan, Coupe and Wagon)
  • AUTOMOBILE Magazine 2011 All-Star (CTS-V Wagon)
  • MSN Autos Editors Choice Award for 2010 (CTS-V Wagon)
  • AutoWeek Best of the Best Car for 2011 (CTS-V Coupe)
  • Popular Mechanics Auto Excellence Award: Top 10 Cars of 2011 (CTS Coupe)
  • Motor Authority Best Performance/Luxury Car to Buy for 2011 (CTS-V Coupe and Wagon).
  • Esquire Car of the Year Awards for 2010: Best Domestic Car (CTS-V Coupe)

Community Involvement

Lansing Regional            Wages:           $390 million

Economic Impact:           Payroll Taxes:   $37 million

*Economic impact includes: Lansing Regional Stamping, Lansing Delta Township and Lansing Grand River Assembly Plants

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