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
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: 3
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: High-volume water heaters
# 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

QuaLex Manufacturing LLC

QuaLex Manufacturing LLC

Date: July 24, 2019
County: Fairfield County
Investment: $2,000,000
Jobs Created: 60
Activity Type: New
Country: United States
Description: Sheet metal fabrication
# of Employees: 55
Website: http://qualexmanufacturing.com/

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/

Eastover Solar LLC

Eastover Solar LLC

Date: May 22, 2019
County: Richland County
Investment: $80,000,000
Activity Type: New
Country: United States
Description: Solar farm
Website: https://www.communityenergyinc.com

Juul Labs Inc.

Juul Labs Inc.

Date: May 13, 2019
County: Lexington County
Investment: $125,000,000
Jobs Created: 500
Activity Type: New
Country: United States
Description: Electronic cigarette and vapor refill manufacturer
Website: https://www.juul.com/

CMC Steel South Carolina

CMC Steel South Carolina

Date: April 30, 2019
County: Lexington County
Activity Type: Expansion
Country: United States
Description: Steel rounds, squares, angles, flats & channels
# of Employees: 400
Website: http://www.cmcsteel-sc.com

Ferrous Engineering and Tool LLC

Ferrous Engineering and Tool LLC

Date: March 29, 2019
County: Lexington County
Investment: $12,858,969
Jobs Created: 33
Activity Type: New
Country: United States
Description: Design, engineering & metal fabrication of firearm components
# of Employees: 30

Miwon Specialty Chemical

Miwon Specialty Chemical

Date: January 18, 2019
County: Richland County
Investment: $19,500,000
Jobs Created: 25
Activity Type: New
Country: South Korea
Description: Specialty chemical manufacturer
Website: http://www.miramer.com/

QM Group - SC

QM Group - SC

Date: December 31, 2018
County: Orangeburg County
Investment: $9,500,000
Jobs Created: 37
Activity Type: Expansion
Country: Canada
Description: Plastic injection molding for the power sports, industrial, lawn & garden, and automotive industries
# of Employees: 47
Website: http://www.qmigroup.com/