Geico's awardChina – The paintshop builder has received the Qoros Supplier Award 2013, following a successful installation at the Qoros Plant in Suzhou. The company says this fully automated plant is one of the most modern in the world, delivering a 33% saving in energy consumption and CO2 emissions, and with an annual capacity of 200,000 cars to be extended to 350,000 in two years.

Geico was responsible for the entire project, both in terms of engineering and project management, and has installed some of its most advanced technologies such as J-Flex, the dipping rotating system for pre-treatment and catophoresis, and Dryspin, dry scrubber.