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News from Kershaw County

November 14, 2017 | GE APPLIANCE STARTS SECOND SHIFT PRODUCTION
On November 6, the GE Appliances' (GEA) (formerly Haier America) manufacturing facility in Camden started second shift production, following a $31 million investment, creating 100 new jobs to bring employment at the plant to 360.…read more


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September 28, 2017 | Shawmut Celebrates 1000 Days Accident Free
Shawmut Corporation celebrated 1,000 days Accident Free at their Lugoff, South Carolina Facility.  read more


June 27, 2017 | 50 Years and Counting - WeylChem US Envisions a Bright Future
WeylChem US recently celebrated an important milestone -- 50 years as an important Kershaw County corporate citizen. But that 50-year milestone marked an exciting rebrith as well as an important anniversary. It was a commemoration…read more


June 19, 2017 | Heritage Pointe Speculative Building
SPECULATIVE INDUSTRIAL BUILDING Mesa Lane at Highway 601, Lugoff Developer: Kershaw County Architect: Bobbitt A&E LLC Civil Engineer: Thomas & Hutton General Contractor: Bobbitt Design Build, LLC Estimated Completion: January 2018 The project involves construction…read more


April 24, 2017 | WeylChem to Invest $13M in Elgin Plant
WeylChem U.S. Inc., a provider of custom manufacturing and tolling services, as well as advanced intermediates and reagents, will invest more than $13 million in 2017 to expand the activities at its Elgin facility. The…read more


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April 12, 2017 | WeylChem US to invest $13 million in site expansion and improvements at Elgin, SC facility
WeylChem US Inc., a provider of custom manufacturing and tolling services, as well as advanced intermediates and reagents, will invest more than $13 million in 2017 to expand the activities at its Elgin, SC facility.…read more


February 17, 2017 | KCC passes FILOT for Local Company
Kershaw County Council unanimously passed a Fee-In-Lieu-Of-Taxes agreement for RJR Land Group LLC, most recently referred to by county officials as "Project Local," during its meeting Tuesday.  The FILOT provides for a 6 percent assessment…read more


February 14, 2017 | Roy’s Wood Products Expanding Operations in Kershaw County
Kershaw County, SC – Roy’s Wood Products, a manufacturer of custom cabinet doors, mouldings, and hardwood flooring and lumber, is expanding its Kershaw County operations. The company plans to construct an 80,000 square foot facility…read more


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January 30, 2017 | Kershaw County Council Approves CCTC Construction Bid
Kershaw County, SC – At the January 24th Kershaw County Council Meeting, County Council unanimously approved the construction bid for the new Central Carolina Technical College (CCTC) building. The bid was awarded to EDCON, Inc.…read more


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January 24, 2017 | Black River Electric Cooperative Grant Awarded to Kershaw County
Kershaw County, SC – Kershaw County has been awarded a $75,000 Rural Development Act (RDA) Grant by Black River Electric Cooperative. The grant will be used for infrastructure improvements at Governor’s Hill Industrial Park located…read more


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"Kershaw County has a wonderful manufacturing base because we have a 'manufacturing attitude' about us. We are well-positioned for industry with convenient availability to land, sea, and air access to U.S. and world markets. Companies can look forward to a growing workforce to keep pace with their own growth."
-- Peggy McLean, Kershaw County Economic Development Director