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November 11, 2019  

S.C. nuclear reactor shut down over small coolant system leak

V.C. Summer reactor in Fairfield County is temporarily out of commission as the water leak, possibly from a valve, is addressed.

News Manufacturing General
March 19, 2018  

Samsung launches second appliance line at South Carolina facility

About 650 employees are now working on the two washing machine lines.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing General
September 25, 2017  

Vovlo invests $520M to build second vehicle in South Carolina

Will double the number of jobs at the Berkeley County plant to nearly 4,000.

News Electronics Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
June 28, 2017  

Samsung investing $380M in South Carolina, creating 950 jobs

Home appliance production at a former Caterpillar plant is expected to start early next year.

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June 28, 2017  

BMW invests $600M in South Carolina plant

Expansion will create about 1,000 jobs over the next four years.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
June 6, 2017  

Chinese tire company plans to build $1B plant in South Carolina

Wanli Tire, a subsidiary of Vanlead Group owned by the Chinese government to employ 1,200.

News Manufacturing General
August 16, 2016  

Fetuses found at wastewater treatment plant

Remains were discovered Aug. 8.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production
September 28, 2015  

Volvo breaks ground on $500M South Carolina plant

Facility is company’s first auto assembly plant in North America; will build the new S-60 sedan.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
July 8, 2015  

Two dead after mid-air collision between Cessna and F-16 fighter jet

Jet pilot ejected and is uninjured; in hospital for observation.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production
May 11, 2015  

Volvo chooses SC for $500M auto plant

Facility will produce up to 100,000 vehicles annually.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production
April 14, 2015  

SC-built X5 drives BMW to best March sales

Sales up 5.1% over the same month a year ago.

News Aerospace Government Manufacturing General Operations Production
March 17, 2015  

Machinists seek union election at SC Boeing plant

Would pertain to 2,500 production workers who assemble the company’s 787 Dreamliner.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production
March 6, 2015  

Daimler spending $500M for South Carolina van plant

New facility will create 1,300 jobs.

News Construction Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations
July 22, 2014  

Acklands-Grainger to acquire WFS Enterprises Inc.

Transaction expected to close in the third quarter of 2014.

News Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
February 26, 2013  

Intertape investing in new $26M South Carolina plant

State-of-the art manufacturing equipment will provide a productivity edge.