Recent Attraction & Expansion Projects

Imperial Fastener Expands Operations in Evansville

Imperial Fastener and Industrial Supply, a division of Haggard & Stocking Company, announced plans today to expand operations in Evansville. Currently located on Bergdolt Road, the industrial supplier will invest $1.5 million to construct a new 23,700 square-foot warehouse and office space at 4814 Spring Street.

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Israeli Plastics Supplier Picks Vanderburgh County for First U.S. Production Facility

Polyram Group, a global producer of raw materials for the plastics industry, will locate its first U.S. production facility in Vanderburgh County, with plans to create more than 50 new jobs by 2022.

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Manufacturer of Sealants Expands Operations in Evansville

MultiSeal Inc., a manufacturer of sealants and adhesives is expanding operations, creating 25 new jobs over the next 5 years.The Evansville-based manufacturer will invest nearly $700,000 on a current development project to build a warehouse for their products processed at their 4320 Hitch Peters Road location. With this expansion, the company also plans to add new process lines.The company currently employs more than 90 associates with plans to hire 10 new positions in the immediate future.

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Coworking works in Evansville - Collaboration leads to the Expansion of Local Business

A launch party for Bolek Grant Writing and Consulting Services, LLC’s new brand and website will be held on Wednesday, November 2nd from 3:30—4:30 pm. The tri-state’s rapidly growing grant writing service will be one member of a few groups highlighted at the Innovation Station Coworking Space in downtown Evansville.  Admission is free and open to the public. Cookies and refreshments will be available. 

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Shield Global Partners Expands in Evansville

 Innovation Pointe, a high-tech business incubator managed by the Growth Alliance for Greater Evansville will once again aid in the expansion of an existing company. Shield Global Partners will occupy the 3rd floor (16,000 square-feet) of Innovation Pointe, adding 50 employees within the next year, and an additional 80 -100 employees over the next 3 years.

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Thermoplastics Manufacturer and Supplier Expands in Vanderburgh County

DSM Engineering Plastics, a global supplier of high-performance engineering thermoplastic solutions, announced plans today to expand operations in Vanderburgh County, adding 34 new jobs over the next 2 years. The Netherlands-based, multinational, life sciences and materials sciences company will invest in infrastructure and new equipment upgrades to support future growth at its existing 175,000 square-foot facility at 2267 W Mill Road.

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Indiana’s Fastest Growing Company Expands Evansville HQ

The City of Evansville and economic development partners at the Growth Alliance for Greater Evansville are pleased to announce the relocation of eLuxurySupply.com’s manufacturing business from Martin, Tennessee to Evansville, Indiana creating up to 87 new jobs by 2019. eLuxurySupply.com will relocate its mattress pad manufacturing operation from its current location in Tennessee to its 60,000-square-foot Evansville headquarters located at 2625 Kotter Avenue. Currently employing more than 70 associates, this expansion calls for the immediate addition of 24 new Evansville-based jobs.  

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Old Evansville Brewery Development (OEBD) LLC Renovates Former Sterling Brewery near Urban Core

The City of Evansville and economic development partners at the Growth Alliance for Greater Evansville are pleased to announce that Old Evansville Brewery Development, LLC will renovate and revitalize the former Sterling Brewery site, adding mixed-use office space. 

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Manufacturing of Revolving Doors to Continue in Evansville

Manufacturing of revolving doors will continue in Evansville, Indiana under new ownership. IRD Group, Inc. revives the former International Revolving Door Company, creating new jobs and future growth opportunity in Evansville.  

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Evansville Companies Make Inc. 5000 List

Now in its 34th year, the annual Inc.5000 list ranks the fastest growing private companies in America by taking a comprehensive look at entrepreneurs. This year, two fantastic Evansville businesses made the list! 

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SS&C plans Evansville, Indiana expansion; adds capacity to support up to 500 employees

 SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. (“SS&C”) (Nasdaq:SSNC), a leading global provider of financial services software and software-enabled services, today announced the expansion of its presence in Evansville, Indiana as it prepares to move into a new office and plans to hire for positions in fund accounting, software development, and customer support.

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Family-owned Flanders Electric Motor Service Expands in Vanderburgh County

The Vanderburgh County Council and economic development partners at the Growth Alliance for Greater Evansville are pleased to announce that Flanders Electric Motor Service Inc. a family-owned company specializing in motor manufacturing and repair, will expand its production operations in greater Evansville

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Plastic Fabrication Company Expands in Vanderburgh County

The Vanderburgh County Council and economic development partners at the Growth Alliance for Greater Evansville are pleased to announce that Enviroplas, Inc. a full-service custom engineering thermoplastic compounding and resin distribution company, serving customers nationwide, will expand manufacturing operations in greater Evansville.  Currently employing 43 full time workers, Enviroplas, Inc. will add 10 new full-time positions by 2020.

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Sigma Equipment Announces Plans to Expand Production in Evansville

Sigma Packaging will expand operations in Evansville, hiring 17 new employees immediately and creating up to 43 total new jobs by 2019.To fill immediate needs, the Evansville-based company will invest $2.2 million to expand their existing facility at 3001 Maxx Road, adding an additional equipment repair shop, office space, a cafeteria and meeting rooms.Due to significant growth over the last several years, Sigma Packaging will also purchase and renovate an additional facility located at 2000 Lynch Road, adding more than 230,000 total square feet of production and office space. Sigma’s expansion plans will help grow their e-commerce division and provide ample space for future growth.

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Auto Industry Supplier Fisher Dynamics Chooses Evansville

The City of Evansville and economic development partners at the Growth Alliance for Greater Evansville are pleased to announce that Fisher Dynamics, a worldwide supplier of seat mechanisms for the auto industry, will soon open a manufacturing facility in Evansville.  

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Pillar Innovations Expands into Vanderburgh County

The Vanderburgh County Council and the Growth Alliance are pleased to annouce that Pillar Innovations, LLC, a recognized leader in mine support, serving customers nationwide, will expand manufacturing operations in greater Evansville.

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Haier America Announces Tech Center Location in Evansville

Haier America, a division of the multinational home appliance and consumer electronics manufacturer Haier Group, recently announced plans to locate its North American Tech Center in Evansville, creating 50 new high-wage jobs by 2015. Today, Evansville officials are pleased to announce that the 30,000 square-foot research and development tech center will be located at 901 W Pennsylvania Street.

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Mead Johnson Announces Expansion of Infant Formula Production in Evansville

The City of Evansville and economic development partners at the Growth Alliance are pleased to announce that Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (NYSE: MJN), a global leader in pediatric nutrition, will invest approximately $35 million dollars into an expansion and equipment upgrade project at its manufacturing facilities within the City.  Through the expansion process, Mead Johnson will be hiring approximately 18 new employees.

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Accuride Corporation Extends Lease, Maintains Headquarters in Evansville

Accuride Corporation (NYSE: ACW), a leading supplier of components to the North American commercial vehicle industry, and the City of Evansville today announced that the Company has decided to remain headquartered in Evansville, Indiana. 

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Haier America Selects Evansville for World-Class Tech Center

As part of their strategic objective to grow U.S. sales, Haier America, the North American division of Haier Group, a Chinese consumer electronics and appliance manufacturing giant, will open its first U.S. Product Tech Center here in Evansville. Haier America is a division of the multinational Haier Group, the number one appliance brand in the world. Euromonitor International, the most respected provider of strategy research for consumer markets, has named Haier the number one major home appliances brand globally in terms of market share every year for the last five years. Haier employs more than 70,000 people around the world and distributes products in more than 100 countries and regions with global revenues reaching $29.5 billion in 2013.

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Tri-State Orthopaedics & Pollux Systems, Inc. Join Forces & Add New Jobs in Evansville

Pollux Systems, Inc. and Tri-State Orthopaedic Surgeons located at 225 Crosslake Drive, Evansville, IN 47715 will open a new 25,000 sq. ft. facility that will bring strategic partners together under one roof to maximize synergies and grow the overall practices of all entities. The facility will provide office space for use by Tri-State’s medical partners who are scattered between multiple counties.

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Berry Plastics Announces Plans to Relocate Manufacturing Equipment to Indiana Facilities

Today, Berry Plastics announced plans to further optimize production and relocate manufacturing equipment to four of its Indiana manufacturing operations. The project will begin in early 2014 and will result in the addition of more than 330 production jobs, over the next two years, at the Company’s downtown Evansville, Evansville airport, Princeton, and Richmond facilities located within Vanderburgh, Gibson, and Wayne counties in Indiana.

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Envolve Engineering Locates in Downtown Evansville

Evansville’s newest engineering firm, Envolve Engineering, LLC recently opened its doors at Innovation Pointe in Downtown Evansville with the support of the Growth Alliance for Greater Evansville, the Economic Development Coalition of SW Indiana, and the City of Evansville.  Envolve Engineering is led by a group of local professionals with more than 68 years of combined experience in the automotive and consumer goods industries.  

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DSI Underground Chooses Vanderburgh County

The Growth Alliance for Greater Evansville and the Vanderburgh County Commissioners are pleased to announce that DSI Underground Systems will occupy the former Tenneco building located in northern Vanderburgh County’s Industrial Park (5400 Foundation Boulevard). DSI Underground Systems is a global market leader in the design, development, production and supply of underground products and systems. Located in over 95 countries and totaling more than 2,100 employees worldwide.

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Vidal Plastics, LLC Locates at Innovation Pointe in Downtown Evansville

With more than 10 years of experience in the US and Mexican resin industry Alfonso Vidal has recently started Vidal Plastics, LLC in Evansville Indiana. This new venture was formed after carefully considering market conditions, the availability of resin products in this area, and the advantages in logistics and distribution due to Evansville’s location. In addition, Vidal Plastics, LLC will be certified as a minority-owned enterprise (MBE), giving it a competitive advantage over other similar distributors.

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Berry Plastics’ Manufacturing Expansion Creates 115 New Jobs

At a news conference today, Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke, Vanderburgh County Commission President Marsha Abell and Growth Alliance for Greater Evansville President Deborah Dewey announced infrastructure plans that reaffirm the City, County, and State’s commitment to implementing measures to ensure retention of current jobs and creation of new jobs within the region.

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AGITO Consulting Locates at Innovation Pointe

AGITO Consulting, a business services firm based in Evansville has recently located at Innovation Pointe, a high‐tech business incubator, managed by the Growth Alliance for Greater Evansville.

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Evansville’s Professional Transportation, Inc. Expands – Adds 100 New Jobs

Professional Transportation, Inc., one of the largest providers of ground transportation services in the United States, announced plans today to expand their headquarters at 3700 Morgan Avenue, creating up to 100 new jobs in Evansville over the next three years. The expansion is a result of the company’s recent acquisition of the Crew Transport division of Coach America, a former competitor.

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PGP International chooses Vanderburgh County, Indiana for Sixth U.S. Facility

The Growth Alliance for Greater Evansville is pleased to announce that PGP International will break ground in northern Vanderburgh County today opening their sixth facility in the United States. PGP International is owned by Associated British Foods, a diversified international food, ingredient and retail group with 102,000 employees in 46 countries. PGP evaluated over 45 sites in multiple states before choosing Vanderburgh County for their newest location.

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The Growth Alliance for Greater Evansville earns 2012 Partnership Award

The Growth Alliance forGreater Evansville was awarded the 2012 Partnership Award from the FLC: Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology Transfer (Midwest Region). Nominated by Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC), Crane Division Laboratory Representative, John Dement, the partnership between the Growth Alliance and Crane was evaluated on a scale of 100 points and categories such as; unique efforts demonstrated, benefits to organizations as a result of the nominee’s actions, and the impact on the federal lab technology transfer program.

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Whayne Supply Company expands in Evansville – Adding 50 Employees

Whayne Supply will make a real property investment of approximately $2.5 million and personal property investment of approximately $250,000. The new facility will be manned by approximately 50 employees with an average wage of over $21.00 per hour (when in full operation) over the next 4 years. The economic impact of this expansion on the Evansville community equals approximately $150 million over the next 10 years.

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SealCorp USA Chooses Evansville and Expands – Adding 35 new jobs, Retaining 47

Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke and Growth Alliance for Greater Evansville (GAGE) President Debbie Dewey announced today the expansion of SealCorp USA, a manufacturer of quality sealants and adhesives in Evansville, Ind. SealCorp USA will move from their current location at 5248 Agri Court to a 100,279-square-foot facility located at 1179 E. Diamond Avenue.

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