TransitWorks announces the opening of a new production line in Ladson, SC, located on the Mercedes-Benz Charleston Campus. It now offers Mercedes-Benz Metris van conversions with the TransitWorks Business Line Mobile Office and Executive Shuttle.

The new production line is phase one of TransitWorks’ expansion into additional product lines and product offerings, according to the company in a news release.

Initial conversions built by TransitWorks will include Mercedes-Benz Sprinter transporters and Metris specialty vehicles. The Sprinters will be capable of carrying up to 15 passengers, in addition to a SmartFloor engineered system that provides for a variety of seating configurations.

Wheelchair-accessible transporters equipped with wheelchair lifts will also be manufactured using the SmartFloor system

“This is a tremendous opportunity for TransitWorks to showcase our engineering and manufacturing capabilities to a new group of clientele,” says Dennis Summers, vice president, business development and product innovation for Transitworks, in the release. “We’ll be producing ground-breaking Mercedes-Benz solutions for a variety of people-moving applications.”

TransitWorks is recognized as a Mercedes-Benz MasterSolutions provider. With this designation, upfit configurations can be ordered directly from a Mercedes-Benz dealer.

[Source(s): TransitWorks, PRWeb]