Polymer manufacturer bringing plant, jobs


Published: December 28,2010

Tags: expansions, manufacturing, polymers

PHILADELPHIA — AlphaGen Materials, a manufacturer of polymer ceramic coatings, will locate a plant in Philadelphia.

The announcement was made Dec. 22.

The plant will be located in a 235,000-square-foot facility formerly occupied by U.S. Motors. The plant represents a $10-million investment and will create 200 new jobs.

The Mississippi Development Authority helped city officials to fund public infrastructure improvements,

Vinton, Iowa-based AlphaGen Materials manufactures a ceramic-metallic composite material used to improve performance and extend the useful lives of products made from fiberglass-reinforced polymers, concrete, metals and bio-materials.

The Philadelphia plant will supply specific mixes of ceramic composite materials for use in the company’s products.

[RSS Feed] [del.icio.us]

To sign up for Mississippi Business Daily Updates, click here.

One Response to “Polymer manufacturer bringing plant, jobs”

  1. Twitter Trackbacks for Polymer manufacturer bringing plant, jobs-... [msbusiness.com] on Topsy.com Says:

    […] Polymer manufacturer bringing plant, jobs-… msbusiness.com/blog/2010/12/polymer-manufacturer-bringing-plant-jobs/ – view page – cached […]



Top Posts & Pages