LP Building Solutions, a leading manufacturer of high-performance building products, will build a new pre-finishing facility on 75 acres in the Town of Bath, New York. The project is expected to create 60 new jobs.
According to company officials, the facility is planned for operations in the third quarter of 2023.
"LP's prefinished siding product, ExpertFinish, has seen phenomenal growth since launching in 2020," said LP Executive Vice President, Siding Neil Sherman. "To support strong customer demand, LP is aggressively pursuing prefinishing capacity expansion plans both within our existing facilities as well through this greenfield facility in Steuben County, New York."
Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, LP operates 25 plants across the U.S., Canada, Chile, and Brazil. As a leader in high-performance building solutions, Louisiana-Pacific Corporation manufactures engineered wood building products that meet the demands of builders, remodelers, and homeowners worldwide.
"The Steuben County Industrial Development Agency is thrilled to be working with LP and our economic development partners to bring this project to Steuben County," said Steuben County Industrial Development Agency Executive Director James C. Johnson. "This investment and the jobs associated with it will be transformational for the Bath community, and we look forward to supporting the company's future growth."