Pawtucket-based materials firm, Teknor Apex Co., is expanding its Tennessee location in a move that will create 50 new jobs. The company currently makes product for its nylon, PVC, chemical and garden hose divisions in 1 million square feet of space in Brownsville, Tennessee. The company plans to invest USD $32.2 million to build a 200,000-square-foot distribution facility at its Brownsville site.
The company is also expanding in Massachusetts and is preparing to announce expansion plans at its headquarters site.
The firm’s compounds are used in applications ranging from wire and cable products to automotive, medical, consumer and industrial products.