The German car manufacturer, Mercedes, chose Geico for its new project in South America.

The project consists of a greenfield paintshop located in Iracemápolis (San Paulo State) and start of production is scheduled for the end of 2016.

The overall plant covers 2,5 million square metres.

The German OEM in South America, Mercedes, has chosen Geico as a guarantee for its top-level technology solutions, EFFICIENCY and innovative approach as Mercedes top management team could realize when visiting Geico’s R&D facilities Pardis Innovation Centre last May.

“This is an important day for us, our team and our partners and suppliers,” says Ali Reza Arabnia, Chairman, President & CEO of GeicoTaikisha Group; “we have finally demonstrated that INVESTING in research, culture, training, education and well-being for our employees leads to offer the best to our Customers in a perceivable and concrete way.”