Subscribe
Close
  • Free for qualified executives and consultants to industry

  • Receive quarterly issues of Area Development Magazine and special market report and directory issues

Renew

Cummins Invests $100M in Seymour, Indiana Expansion

07/12/2010
Cummins is expanding its High-Horsepower engine product line at its new Seymour Engine Plant in Seymour, Indiana, creating 200 jobs by 2015. The company will invest approximately $100 million in machinery, equipment, and construction of a 28,500-square-foot facility expansion, nearly doubling the building's engineering footprint.

"Cummins is excited to be able to strengthen its presence in Indiana and provide more good jobs in our home region," said Mark Gerstle, vice president and chief administrative officer.

Expansion preparations are expected to begin immediately, and construction should be completed by mid-2011. Cummins will begin hiring engineers and mechanics immediately.

The Indiana Economic Development Corporation has extended Cummins up to $2.4 million in performance-based tax credits and $100,000 in training grants. The city of Lawrenceburg will offer Seymour a $1.75 million regional economic development grant from its municipal development fund. The city of Seymour will consider additional tax abatement at the request of the Jackson County Industrial Development Corporation.
U.S. Manufacturers Attempting to Upskill Their Workforces
Geraldine Gambale, Area Development Magazine
Developing Loyalty Among a Millennial Workforce
Geraldine Gambale, Area Development Magazine
Technological Innovation Essential to U.S. Manufacturing Growth
Geraldine Gambale, Area Development Magazine
Which Countries Have Lowest Business Costs?
Geraldine Gambale, Area Development Magazine
Ideas for Industry Innovation Ecosystems Put Into Play
Craig Giffi, Deloitte LLP
Michelle Drew Rodriguez, Deloitte Services LP
All Studies/Research/Papers

Follow Area Development

Share