KB Autosys to open up new facility in Meriwether County GA

KB Autosys is investing $38 million to open its first U.S. manufacturing facility in Meriwether County. The company will create 180 jobs as a result.

KB Autosys is investing $38 million to open its very first U.S. producing facility in Meriwether County. The business will produce 180 jobs as a outcome.

Marie Hodge Gordon, Ga Section of Financial Advancement

A brake pad supplier is opening a multimillion greenback facility around Columbus.

KB Autosys is investing $38 million to open its very first U.S. production facility in Meriwether County, in accordance to a news launch from Ga Gov. Brian Kemp’s office. The organization will develop 180 careers as a final result.

The facility will provide product need from several of the region’s automotive customers, like GM, Hyundai and Kia.

“In our look for for a U.S. locale, we frequented various communities across the Southeast and met quite a few great people. We figured out a good deal about every single neighborhood and especially appreciated the southern hospitality that welcomed us,” KB Autosys The united states Vice President Richard Kaatz reported in the news launch. “In the end, we imagine Meriwether County is the ideal in good shape for KB Autosys.”

The 108,000-sq.-foot facility will be at 6656 Lone Oak Street. The business will retain the services of directors, high-quality and logistics professionals, and machine operators.

Men and women intrigued in occupation opportunities with KB Autosys are inspired to visit kbautosys.com for extra facts.

“We hope to be a great and upstanding member of the organization community in Meriwether County,” Kaatz claimed.

KB Autosys specializes in producing brake pads and linings for automobiles. The organization was established in 1985 and is centered in South Korea.

Hyundai TRANSYS, in December, announced plans for a new factory in West Position, about 36 miles from KB Autosys’ impending facility.

Hyundai TRANSYS operates a facility in West Level, as does Kia Motors.

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