Innovative Construction Group, a subsidiary of PulteGroup, Inc., will invest $35.6 million to establish operations in Florence, South Carolina. The project is expected to create 179 jobs.
Expected to be operational in the first half of 2022, the new facility will increase the company’s production and distribution capabilities to meet growing demand.
“Florence County and the entire state of South Carolina have been extremely supportive of our new operations. We have already begun hiring and look forward to moving into production early next year,” said ICG President Ryan Melin.
The Coordinating Council for Economic Development has approved job development credits related to the project. Florence County was also awarded a $1 million Set-Aside grant to assist with costs related to this project.
“We’re excited to welcome ICG to the South Carolina family. The company’s decision to invest $35.6 million and create 179 new jobs in Florence County is great news for our state and is a testament to our tremendous workforce and positive business environment,” said Secretary of Commerce Harry M. Lightsey III.
ICG is an off-site construction company that offers framing solutions, design services, wall panels and other products with on-site installation to provide a full-frame shell construction process.