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Tire recall fails to tarnish local plant

...or national emphasis on the Graniteville plant he heads. The report showed...industrial technology, and the Graniteville plant will be featured in it. Mr...better time for employees at the Graniteville plant. On Thursday, the National...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/07/21/met_319854.shtml
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Graniteville diesel plant expanding, adding jobs

...plans to spend $40 million and add 20 jobs.Tognum America Inc., which operates MTU Diesel, will expand its Graniteville plant with two new research and development buildings that will house engine test equipment in addition to visitor and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-03-21/graniteville-diesel-plant-
Bridgestone helps to make S.C. a hub of tire industry

...dirt.By the time the giant tires start rolling off the assembly line at Bridgestone two years from now, the new Graniteville plant will be contributing daily production that, coupled with growth at Michelin and Continental, will make South Carolina...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2012-04-20/making-south
After making 50 millionth tire, factory will expand

...Sanford was in town for a more upbeat event at another Graniteville plant. Officials at Bridgestone/Firestone North American...will bring the company's total investment in the Graniteville plant to about $494 million, said Mark Emkes, the chairman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/10/bus_41345.shtml
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Gov. Sanford, others talk Aiken site plans

...Industrial Park to celebrate the closing of the due diligence period for MTU. The company officially named the Graniteville plant as the 12th worldwide manufacturing and assembly plant for German-based Tognum Group.The company has already...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-03-05/gov-sanford-others-talk-aike
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Diesel engine manufacturer starts hiring

...Industrial Park to celebrate the closing of the due diligence period for MTU. The company officially named the Graniteville plant as the 12th worldwide manufacturing and assembly plant for German-based Tognum Group.The company has already...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-03-05/diesel-engine-manufacturer-st
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Sign company to bring jobs to Graniteville

...in Aiken County as early as this spring, Mr. Greytak said. Though some current employees might be moved to the Graniteville plant, a "significant number" of locals would be hired if the plan is finalized, Mr. Greytak said. "We intend to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/10/27/bus_553394.shtml
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Racing legend visits area

...four-time Champ Car national champion. He toured the plant Tuesday, speaking to workers and signing autographs. The Graniteville plant manufactures radial tires for light trucks and passenger vehicles and has about 1,000 employees. "We make the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/12/met_415348.shtml
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Graniteville still watching water use

...adapt. Their monthly bills have since dropped from over $200 to around $100.Avondale Mills, which closed its Graniteville plant in 2006, bought the water and sewer system in 1996 from Graniteville Co. Before last summer, rates hadn't changed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-07-28/graniteville-customers-surfac
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Bridgestone/Firestone thanks government officials in ceremony

...general manager of the plant. "It's hard to believe in 18 months we could have done the impossible." The Graniteville plant holds the company's record for the fastest start-up time for any of its tire plants in the world. Bridgestone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/18/met_256515.shtml
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