Impact Signs Announces Expansion

Barbara BremerEDSPC News

April 15, 2014 Impact Signs Awnings Wraps, Inc. on Tuesday announced a 3,600-square-foot expansion to its facility on South Limit Avenue to make room for new state-of-the-art equipment. The expansion, which is slated to begin this week, will include a new painting system allowing the company to paint large signs. The expansion will also add between two and four manufacturing … Read More

Black Dawn Manufacturing & Coating – Sedalia’s Next Manufacturing Expansion

Barbara BremerEDSPC News

March 19, 2014 SEDALIA-Economic Development Sedalia-Pettis County joined officials from Black Dawn Manufacturing & Coating, a firearms and accessories manufacturer, to celebrate the expansion of Black Dawn in Sedalia. Black Dawn’s expansion project includes a $1.5 million capital investment and is expected to create 19 new jobs. They recently relocated into a new facility  at 1511 North Ohio, in Sedalia. … Read More

New Green Jobs Coming to Missouri

Barbara BremerEDSPC News

January 30, 2014 JEFFERSON CITY – Clean Line Energy introduced the three major manufacturers who are partnering to bring renewable energy and jobs to Missouri. The Green Line Energy-Grain Belt Express Energy Line is a 750-mile long renewable energy transmission line that will run from western Kansas to Missouri and other Midwestern states. Hubbell Power Systems President Bill Tolley said, … Read More

Total of 45 companies approved for EEZ

Barbara BremerEDSPC News

October 24, 2013 The Enhanced Enterprise Zone Board held their annual meeting Tuesday, Oct. 22 at the Economic Development Sedalia-Pettis County offices at US Bank, and appointed three members to five-year terms. Jo Lynn Turley was appointed to the Central Zone, Rusty Kahrs was appointed to the North Zone and JoAnn Martin was appointed to the South Zone of the … Read More

Maxion Shines in this year’s Economic Development Sedalia Showcase

Barbara BremerEDSPC News

August 16, 2013 An emphasis on industry and its importance in bringing jobs to Missouri was the focus of this year’s Sedalia Showcase. Gov. Jay Nixon addressed a crowd of more than 200 people Thursday at Maxion Wheels – this year’s featured showcase industry – noting the company is celebrating its 35th anniversary in Sedalia. “For decades Hayes Lemmerz has … Read More

Economic Development announces QC Supply; Agricultural Distribution Center to Sedalia

Barbara BremerEDSPC News

May 9, 2013 Economic Development Sedalia-Pettis County and The Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED) announced today that QC Supply, an international distributor of agricultural goods, will open a new distribution center in Sedalia. The Schuyler, Nebraska based company sells livestock equipment and supplies and provides installation of specific lines of products for livestock and poultry equipment. Mr. Lonnie Kitt … Read More

Lyne Plastics expanding into Sedalia

Barbara BremerEDSPC News

January 15, 2013 Economic Development Sedalia-Pettis County (EDSPC) and The Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED) announced today that a plastics manufacturing company will be expanding into Sedalia. Lyne Plastics’ expansion, a capital investment of $1.2 million, is expected to create 14 new jobs within the next year, at the Sedalia Industrial Park, located on the northern edge of town. … Read More

Christle Elected to Serve on Missouri Partnership’s Advisory Council

Barbara BremerEDSPC News

November 30, 2012 The Missouri Partnership is the group that does all of the industry recruitment for the State of Missouri.  That division of the DED (recruitment division) was privatized in 2007 because it had the largest impact on the future of the state.  This is huge for Pettis County in that it is the cutting edge of what is … Read More

DeLong’s to expand, nearly doubling workforce

Barbara BremerEDSPC News

September 27, 2012 A 12,320-square-foot expansion by DeLong’s Inc., Manufacturing at the northeast corner of Harding and Harvey in Sedalia will nearly double the workforce of the bridge-producing company, it was announced Thursday morning by EDSPC (Economic Development Sedalia-Pettis County). EDSPC President John Swearingen introduced Bob Bachta, executive vice president and general manager of the company, originally founded in Jefferson … Read More