The Heart of Growth

DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITY

From innovative start-ups to multi national enterprises, a diverse mix of businesses, entrepreneurs, and organizations are relocating and expanding in the Central SC region.

Shared Development, Shared Growth, Shared Prosperity

The Central SC Region has welcomed jobs
and $ investments in
Shakespeare Composite Structures

Shakespeare Composite Structures

Date: December 10, 2019
County: Newberry County
Activity Type: Expansion
Country: United States
Description: Composite poles products for highway & utility applications
# of Employees: 200
Website: http://www.skp-cs.com

Pharmacy-Lite Packaging

Pharmacy-Lite Packaging

Date: December 9, 2019
County: Fairfield County
Investment: $2,900,000
Jobs Created: 33
Activity Type: New
Country: United States
Description: Pharmaceutical packaging
# of Employees: 8
Website: http://www.pharmacylite.com

Provalus

Provalus

Date: November 14, 2019
County: Clarendon County
Jobs Created: 105
Activity Type: New
Country: United States
Description: IT & cyber-security customer service center
# of Employees: 35
Website: http://provalus.com

Ernest Health

Ernest Health

Date: November 12, 2019
County: Kershaw County
Investment: $17,560,000
Jobs Created: 114
Activity Type: New
Country: United States
Description: Rehabilitation hospital
Website: http://www.ernesthealth.com

REI Automation

REI Automation

Date: November 5, 2019
City: Columbia
County: Richland County
Investment: $3,000,000
Jobs Created: 35
Activity Type: Expansion
Country: United States
Description: Factory automation & machinery design
# of Employees: 80
Website: http://www.reiautomation.com

Bonefish Solar LLC

Bonefish Solar LLC

Date: October 29, 2019
County: Clarendon County
Activity Type: New
Country: United States
Description: Solar farm
Website: https://pgrenewables.com/

Sumter Casket Company

Sumter Casket Company

Date: October 22, 2019
County: Clarendon County
Investment: $1,800,000
Jobs Created: 11
Activity Type: New
Country: United States
Description: Corporate HQ & manufacturing of burial containers & cremation products
# of Employees: 11
Website: http://sumtercasket.com

Kardex

Kardex

Date: October 14, 2019
County: Lexington County
Investment: $18,000,000
Jobs Created: 40
Activity Type: New
Country: Switzerland
Description: Manufacturer of automated storage solutions & material handling systems
# of Employees: 1
Website: http://www.kardex.com

MM Technics

MM Technics

Date: October 3, 2019
County: Newberry County
Investment: $6,000,000
Jobs Created: 35
Activity Type: Expansion
Country: Germany
Description: Metal stamped products for the automotive industry
# of Employees: 23
Website: http://www.muhr-metalltechnik.de/en/

GE Appliances, a Haier Company

GE Appliances, a Haier Company

Date: September 12, 2019
County: Kershaw County
Investment: $60,000,000
Activity Type: Expansion
Country: China
Description: Household refrigerators & freezers
# of Employees: 200
Website: http://www.geappliances.com

Big Gun Robotics

Big Gun Robotics

Date: August 28, 2019
County: Newberry County
Investment: $3,600,000
Jobs Created: 16
Activity Type: Expansion
Country: United States
Description: Precision industrial robotic welding; manufacturing of large steel assemblies for the mining & construction industries
# of Employees: 22
Website: https://www.biggunrobotics.com/about-us

Savage Craft Ale Works

Savage Craft Ale Works

Date: July 1, 2019
County: Lexington County
Activity Type: Expansion
Country: United States
Description: Craft brewery with restaurant & bar
Website: https://www.savagecraftaleworks.com/