GKN Automotive has officially opened its new regional headquarters for the Americas in Auburn Hills, Michigan. The new facility is home to the company’s GKN Driveline and GKN Sinter Metals divisions and houses employees from GKN's Land Systems and North American Services groups. The 168,000 ft2 facility is located on an 11.2 acre site.

The new headquarters, which houses 350 employees with capacity for more, provides testing and validation equipment, along with additional engineering design areas for Driveline and Sinter Metal products. The new facility provides the company with an additional 20% more space for engineering and testing activities.

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