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Phoenix Specialty Mfg. Expands Plant Operations in Bamberg, South Carolina

Phoenix Specialty Mfg. Co., a leading supplier of custom specialty parts to original equipment manufacturers, plans to expand operations in Bamberg, South Carolina. The company’s more than $5.5 million investment is projected to create 35 new jobs over the next three years.

As an incentive, the Coordinating Council for Economic Development has approved job development credits related to this project.

“Despite the challenges that COVID-19 brought to the aerospace sector and other industries around the world, Phoenix Specialty Mfg. Co. remarkably continues to grow, diversify and invest in our region, and we look forward to the future with this great company,” SouthernCarolina Alliance President and CEO Danny Black noted.

“The company and owners are committed to this expansion here in Bamberg. With the disruptions related to COVID-19, especially within the aerospace industry, 2020 is going to be a challenging year for us and many others. But, we are confident that we will come out of this difficult time as a stronger company and poised for significant growth in the coming years. We believe that Bamberg County is a great area for a manufacturing business like ours, and we look forward to having these future job openings as we grow,” Phoenix Specialty Mfg. Co. CEO Russell Hurst said.

“Phoenix Specialty Mfg. Co. continues to be a "tip of the spear" company that is investing in our most precious commodity, our people, by creating 35 new jobs during these most challenging times. We proudly salute Phoenix Specialty for believing in us,” Bamberg County Economic Development Commission Chairman Craig Walker explained.

Founded in 1907, Phoenix Specialty supplies high-quality washers, shims, precision stampings and other specialty products to OEMs throughout the United States. The company serves a variety of industries, including aerospace, agriculture, automotive, energy and more. Phoenix Specialty’s expansion, which is expected to be completed by 2022, will enable the company to increase capacity to meet growing demand.

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