Airtech will build new factory in Springfield
Airtech International will begin new manufacturing operations in Springfield, according to a recent news release from the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development. The company plans to invest $10.1 million and create 100 new jobs in Robertson County over the next three years.
The new facility will manufacture process materials used in the manufacturing of composite/carbon fiber parts. Production is anticipated to begin in 2015.
The company plans to begin hiring immediately. Those interested in applying for these new positions can email a resume to TennesseeJobs@airtechintl.com.
Airtech International currently operates manufacturing facilities in Huntington Beach, California; Differdange, Luxembourg; and Tianjin, China, with converting and distribution in Chadderton, England.
Airtech Advanced Materials Group, a family-owned and operated company since 1973, is the world’s largest manufacturer and supplier of vacuum bagging and composite tooling materials. Airtech develops, produces and sells material and supplies necessary for the production of items made of composite materials, such as fiberglass and carbon fiber. Its products are used in the aeronautical, space, marine, automobile and windmill industries, as well as in the composites industry in general.