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Precision Jig & Fixture South growing its Spartanburg County operations

Manufacturing expansion to create 40 new jobs

Published Thursday, December 14, 2017 1:30 pm

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Precision Jig & Fixture South, a full-service inspection tooling manufacturer, is expanding its existing Spartanburg County operations. The $6.5 million capital investment is expected to create approximately 40 new jobs over the next five years.

Founded in 1995, Precision Jig & Fixture South utilizes in-house capabilities to design, build and certify fixtures for a variety of markets, including the automotive, heavy equipment, military and aerospace industries.

Located at 915 Berry Shoals Road in Duncan, S.C., the company’s expansion will consist of a two-phase construction with two additions to the current facility. The first should be completed by March 2018, while the second is expected to come online in spring of 2019. Those interested in joining the Precision Jig & Fixture South team should contact solutions@pjfinc.com.

The Coordinating Council for Economic Development has approved job development credits related to this project.

QUOTES

“We are very thankful for all the companies that have helped PJF secure a future in the southern corridor. We broke ground on December 4th and hiring has already begun.” –Precision Jig & Fixture South Management Team

“Precision Jig & Fixture South is just the latest of so many companies that have come to South Carolina, found that it’s a great place to do business and made the decision to grow here. We’re grateful for this great company’s commitment to Spartanburg County and look forward to celebrating the continued success that we know is in its future.” –Gov. Henry McMaster

“South Carolina continues to be at the forefront of the manufacturing renaissance because of companies like Precision Jig & Fixture South. We are excited about what the next several years has in store as the company’s new expansion begins to come online.” –Secretary of Commerce Bobby Hitt

“We are tremendously pleased that Precision Jig & Fixture South is expanding and growing its operations in Spartanburg County. The decision to expand here reflects the depth of our manufacturing talent and Spartanburg County’s commitment to supporting the growth of our existing industries.” –David Britt, Spartanburg County Economic Development Committee Chairman and Economic Futures Group Board Member

FIVE FAST FACTS

  • Precision Jig & Fixture South is expanding its Spartanburg County operations.
  • $6.5 million investment to create 40 new jobs.
  • Precision Jig & Fixture South is a full-service inspection tooling manufacturer.
  • Located at 915 Berry Shoals Road in Duncan, S.C., the company’s expansion will consist of a two-phase construction with two additions to the current facility.
  • Those interested in joining the Precision Jig & Fixture South team should contact solutions@pjfinc.com.

About S.C. Department of Commerce

As South Carolina's leading economic development agency, the Department of Commerce works to recruit new businesses and help existing business grow. Commerce has recruited world-class companies to South Carolina such as BMW, Boeing, Continental, Giti Tire, LPL Financial Holdings, Mercedes-Benz Vans, Samsung, Toray and Volvo Cars and also supports startups, small and existing business, innovation and rural development initiatives. Commerce partners with the S.C. Technical College System via readySC to support workforce training and recruiting, and with the S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce, which provides worker training and employment opportunities within the state. With a strong international footprint, since 2011, South Carolina has ranked among top three in the nation for attracting jobs through foreign investment on a per capita basis, according to IBM-Plant Location International. Additionally, in five of seven years, the state has won the Gold Shovel Award from Area Development magazine. For more information, visit www.SCcommerce.com.

MEDIA CONTACT:

Adrienne R. Fairwell, APR
Director of Marketing & Communications
South Carolina Department of Commerce
(803) 737-1998
afairwell@sccommerce.comwww.SCcommerce.com 

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