Sekido Technology Corp., a maker of metal components, invested $3.7 million to expand its existing operations in Anderson County, South Carolina.
The manufacturer uses cold forming technology to make metal components for the automotive and tool industries. The company added space and equipment to its existing facility, located at 780 Hampton Road in Williamston, South Carolina.
“We are pleased to have the chance to build on our operations in Anderson County. This expansion will help us to meet growing demand and better serve our existing customers. South Carolina has provided us with an excellent business environment and a talented workforce, and we appreciate all the support we’ve received from state and local officials,” said Robert Rhoton, administration manager for Sekido Technology Corp.
“It’s great to see another one of our state’s existing businesses choose to grow its footprint here. We celebrate Sekido Technology Corp.’s decision to invest $3.7 million and create new jobs in Williamston, and we look forward to the company’s continued success here in South Carolina,” said Gov. Nikki Haley.
“Manufacturing continues to be a real wealth and job creator here in the Palmetto State, thanks to firms like Sekido Technology Corp. Every one of these new jobs will have an impact in Anderson County,” said Secretary of Commerce Bobby Hitt.