• Masonite International’s expansion to create 50 new jobs

    JUNE 9, 2016 | An expansion of the Bamberg County operations of Masonite International will create 50 new jobs over the next year, officials announced this month.

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  • Wire company to open Walterboro operations

    MAY 5, 2016 | A Minnesota-based wire decking and shelving company will invest $2.5 million to open a 31,000 square-foot manufacturing facility in Walterboro. The project is expected to create 50 new jobs, officials said.

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  • In the Zone | January 2016

    In the Zone, January 2016 newsletter of the S.C. Lowcountry Promise Zone: There’s been lots of great news since the start of December for the S.C. Lowcountry Promise Zone, including announcements of more than $241 million of capital investment and 162 new jobs in the region as well as $2 million wastewater infrastructure grant for…

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  • Barnwell plant to create 105 jobs in $230 million expansion

    Barnwell plant to create 105 jobs in $230 million expansion

    DEC. 22, 2015 | A Swiss company will invest $230 million and create 105 new jobs in an expansion of a Barnwell County plant, officials announced today. To support the expansion, the Coordinating Council for Economic Development has approved job development credits, as well as a $1 million Rural Infrastructure Fund grant to Barnwell County…

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