Tank Connection Affiliate Group Establishes Galesburg, Kansas, Manufacturing Plant
Area Development Online News Desk (11/07/2013)
A global leader in dry bulk and liquid storage applications, Tank Connection Affiliate Group plans to open a manufacturing facility in Galesburg, Kansas.
According to TC President, Bill Neighbors, this acquisition is part of a comprehensive expansion plan that will also include its Parsons, Oswego and Baxter Springs facilities in Kansas. “This will add over 120,000 square feet of manufacturing space, dedicated to the production of dry bulk and liquid storage systems,”Neighbors said. “This facility will allow us to position the company for aggressive growth with our specialty product lines.”
“ We continue to experience significant domestic and international growth in liquid storage applications, due to our proprietary LIQ Fusion 7000 FBE coating system. This high-tech coating system is the #1 liquid immersion coating for steel tanks storing water and wastewater. The performance is unmatched worldwide,” he said.
The Galesburg facility was originally built by Bush Hog Manufacturing, was later occupied by Ruskins Manufacturing.