General Motors Technical Center in Michigan | Eero Saarinen


The General Motors Technical Center is a facility in Michigan and was completed in 1955 by architect Eero Saarinen. The center includes 38 buildings and can house over 21,000 employees. It includes 18 km of roads and 1.8 km of tunnels, 2 water towers as well as 2 lakes. The lakes are used for as emergency fire reservoirs in the event of a catastrophic fire. The Tech Center was the first major independent project of Eero Saarinen after leaving his father's firm, and proved to be foundational to his later success.



General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen

General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen


General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen


General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen

General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen


General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen


General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen



General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen


General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen


General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen


General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen


General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen


General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen





General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen




General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen


General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen


General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen

General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen

General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen

General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen


General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen


General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen


General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen



General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen


General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen



General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen


General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen



General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen



General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen



General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen



General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen



General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen


General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen


General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen


General Motors Technical Center. Eero Saarinen