Posts Tagged: automotive industry

BMW Expands Plant in Greer

THE STATE Work has begun on BMW’s 1.2 million-square-foot body shop at the Greer campus, which will double the size of the original facility when the project is completed. An investment of $1 billion, the expansion will add 800 new jobs to the plant’s existing workforce of 8,000. With the help of technology and robotics, [...]

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Volvo selects South Carolina for Plant

Charleston Regional Business Journal “South Carolina lured Volvo Cars’ first American factory to Berkeley County with a roughly $204 million incentives package. Volvo announced this morning that it had chosen Berkeley County for its car manufacturing campus. Gov. Nikki Haley and Commerce Secretary Bobby Hitt, alongside about 20 business leaders, held a news conference Monday [...]

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Crown Group opens new plant in Greenville County

The Crown Group, a provider of coating services to the automotive, heavy truck and agriculture industries, today announced that it has opened a new plant in Greenville County, South Carolina. The $5.4 million investment is expected to generate 42 new jobs over the next five years, according to officials at the Greenville Area Development Corporation [...]

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