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Engineering firm to invest $6 million, hire about 240 in Lawrenceburg

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It plans to have the new facility operational in January. The positions will be for engineering, management and technicians.

Posted: Dec. 20, 2017 3:31 PM

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - State officials say an engineering and manufacturing company will invest $6 million and hire about 240 people for a new facility in Tennessee.

A Department of Economic and Community Development news release says the decision by Martin Technologies to locate in Lawrenceburg was announced Tuesday.

The Michigan-based company serves the automotive, marine, aerospace and defense industries. The decision to come to Tennessee is drive by demand from car manufacturers.

The company plans to initially occupy a 60,000-square-foot (5,574-sq. meter) space. It plans to have the new facility operational in January. The positions will be for engineering, management and technicians.

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12/20/2017 2:18:33 AM (GMT -6:00)

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