Secretary Solis Visits Detroit Michigan
February 7, 2011
Secretary Solis meets with Job Corps students at the LIUNA Training Center in Wayne Michigan.
The LIUNA Training Center offers a unique weatherization class in partnetship with Detroit Job Corps.
Secretary Solis gets a peek at some of the instruments used to test airflow before and after weatherization.
Students at the LIUNA facility focus heavily on job safety.
At the Detroit Hamtramck Assembly Plant, Secretary Solis meets with workers building the state of the art Chevy Volt plug in electric vehicle.
Secretary Solis gets a first hand look at the batteries that power the Volt.
Touring the Volt assembly line. The 3.6 million sq ft plant has 24 miles of conveyors and employs 11,000 employees under one roof.
Secretary Solis looks on as Workers marry the drivetrain to the body.