Categories: Advanced Manufacturing

Dorel Home Invests $3.27 Million to Upgrade Ohio Facility

Company will invest in new machinery, equipment and updates to the facility
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Dorel Home, a segment of Dorel Industries Inc. has announced that it will invest $3.27 million at its Ameriwood Home facility in Tiffin, Ohio, for machinery and equipment and hire an additional 87 employees at the plant over the next four years.

International Cushioning Company Will Serve Regional Customers with New Ohio Location

Central location helps company serve customers in and around the state
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International Cushioning Company LLC is a commercial packaging manufacturer. Seeking to be close to markets they serve in the Midwest, ICC will invest over $3.6 million in Ohio operations. The Ohio location is strategically beneficial and will help the company grow its presence in the region.

Dansons Peebles Invests in Ohio to Utilize Abundant, Available Local Talent and Wood Materials

Economic development support will help company with workforce needs
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With the BBQ industry on the rise, Dansons Peebles needs access to an abundant source of wood material to open its first BBQ wood pelleting plant. Southeast Ohio’s hardwood and thriving sawmill industry will help the company meet customer demand.

Candle-lite Company Expands as it Approaches 180 Years in Ohio

Ohio’s logistical network and strong workforce has made the Leesburg location an efficient and productive facility
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Candle-lite is America’s oldest candle manufacturer, having operated in Ohio for 180 years. Following an increased demand, Candle-lite will invest over $3 million to grow in Ohio. As a result of the growth, the company will also expand its workforce and provide additional benefits to employees.

Before & After: Renovations on Babcock & Wilcox’s Relocated Headquarters are Complete

After announcing the relocation in 2018, the new Babcock & Wilcox headquarters are ready
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In September 2018, Babcock & Wilcox evaluated several existing facilities, including its North Carolina headquarters, to determine what would best serve its long-term goals. When Akron and its partners rose to the occasion, Babcock & Wilcox made the decision to move its headquarters to Akron. The company’s chosen facility needed to be renovated. Almost a year and a half later, the renovations are complete, and Babcock & Wilcox is ready for business.

Air Cargo Equipment Company Satco, Inc. Chooses Ohio For New Operations

CVG and local air cargo growth were major factors in investment decision
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Satco, Inc. wanted to establish a maintenance and assembly operation for its air cargo equipment and other products, which are used by airlines that serve FedEx, UPS, DHL and Amazon. Customer proximity and industry growth in the surrounding area impacted Satco’s decision to grow in Ohio.

QuickLoadz Expansion Creates High-Wage, High-Tech Jobs in Ohio

The manufacturer of patented trucks and trailers will increase capacity and better serves customers with revitalization funding from JobsOhio
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QuickLoadz, a rapidly growing manufacturer of patented automated truck beds and trailers for unloading shipping containers, needs to accommodate an increase in orders. With the help of a JobsOhio Revitalization Grant, the company will take more orders, reduce delivery times, and increase sales, leading to more job creation in Athens.

Hendrickson is Creating 300 Jobs in Build-to-Suit Expansion

Company will invest $50.6 million in a new truck axle plant
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Driven by strong customer demand for its heavy-duty truck and trailer suspension systems, Hendrickson is establishing a new build-to-suit manufacturing facility in Stark County. Hendrickson will invest $50.6 million in a new truck axle plant and committed to creating 300 jobs and retaining 235 jobs.

AT&F Advanced Metals Invests $3 Million to Expand in Ohio

World-class metal fabricator prepares for demand increase resulting from regulations change
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AT&F is a world-class metal fabricator, providing quality steel products and components to a wide range of heavy industrial manufacturers. AT&F will expand its operations with additional square footage and jobs for the manufacturing of specialty equipment containing exotic alloys made for use in corrosive environments.

Italy-Based Modula Will Invest $26.5 Million in Dayton Daily News Building

Dayton region’s location, industrial strength and economic development partnerships draw investment
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Modula, an international group with a headquarters in Italy that manufactures automated storage systems, purchased the Dayton Daily News building. Modula decided to invest in Southwest Ohio for its second U.S. location to expand its manufacturing capacity and increase its access to customers across the country.