The grand opening of the Hyundai manufacturing plant takes place Tuesday morning at Bryan Co.

BRYAN COUNTY, Ga. (WTOC) – Tuesday marks the start of a massive project in Bryan County and the state of Georgia.

The grand opening of Hyundai’s new manufacturing plant at the megasite takes place on Tuesday morning.

Hyundai Motor Group is investing $5.5 billion in a factory entirely dedicated to electric vehicles and batteries.

It should create more than 8,000 jobs.

The WTOC will have live team coverage of the big moment throughout the day.