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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
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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Across the area

...1,000 gallons to a base $8 fee at a usage rate of $4.50 per 1,000 gallons. Avondale, which closed its Graniteville plant in 2006, bought the water and sewer system in September 1996 from Graniteville Co. It provides water to 616 customers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/24/met_512473.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
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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Graniteville mills begin 350 layoffs

...fabric at those (other) mills, he said. Mr. Felker said Townsend plant employees can apply for jobs at other Graniteville plants. He also said the company is in the process of working out severance packages for the terminated employees. Because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/05/met_9008.shtml
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Parts of Avondale Mills to begin reopening Wednesday

...contacted. "We're going to start running what we can," said Mr. Felker. Operations at the company's seven Graniteville plants and support facilities have been shut down since last Thursday's wreck, which released a deadly cloud of ground-hugging...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/11/met_439600.shtml
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More information for the Graniteville community

...paychecks today. For more information, call (706) 284-2770. ? Avondale Mills officials said their seven Graniteville plants would remain closed until Wednesday. They also said idled employees would be paid. SCHOOLS Classes will resume today at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/10/met_439546.shtml
Metro | Midland Valley High School
Textile execs decry trade pact

...a denim finishing plant in Augusta that employs 80 people, said Craig Crockard, a company spokesman. The only Graniteville plant that isn't directly threatened by the proposed trade pact produces coated fabric used for awnings and covers for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/20/met_393522.shtml
Metro
Textile execs decry trade pact

...a denim finishing plant in Augusta that employs 80 people, said Craig Crockard, a company spokesman. The only Graniteville plant that isn't directly threatened by the proposed trade pact produces coated fabric used for awnings and covers for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/19/met_393219.shtml
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