Big Bend Galvanizing, will locate a new manufacturing facility at 1000 Industrial Park Drive in Trenton, Tennessee
. The company provides hot dip galvanizing services to a number of industries including energy, transportation and agriculture. The company began construction on the new facility
earlier this month and plans to start production during the first quarter of 2015.
According to state officials, due to high client demand throughout the Midwest
, the Missouri-based company will expand its operations by investing $8 million in the Trenton facility and creating 40 new jobs in Gibson County.
“Companies choose to locate in Tennessee for a number of reasons, but our pro-business environment, ideal central location and advanced transportation and logistics system tend to be prominent factors in the decision making process
,” Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty said. “I appreciate Big Bend Galvanizing for selecting Tennessee for its newest manufacturing facility and for the jobs the company is creating in Trenton.”