2016 New and Expanded Industries

 

          

Company

      

Product

Jobs

   

Investment

N

 

Akamai Technologies

 

Data Center

---

 

$1,500,000

N

 

CNC Enterprises, Inc.

 

Automotive Supplier

2

 

$---

N

 

CNJ Inc.

 

Packaging, Light Assembly, and Casting

160

 

$51,000,000

N

 

Dong Yang Pistons

 

Pistons

10

 

$1,650,000

N

 

Faurecia

 

Exhaust Systems

3

 

$---

N

 

Gerhardi, Inc.

 

Automotive Injection Molding and Electropating

235

 

$37,865,000

N

 

Mid-Gulf Courier

 

Logistics

16

 

$---

E

 

ALFA Financial Corporation

 

Corporate HQ/Insurance Companies

---

 

$100,000,000

E

 

All Fitness Solutions

 

Fitness Equipment

10

 

$---

E

 

AmeriCold Logistics

 

Warehouse/Distribution of Frozen Foods

12

 

$---

E

 

ASK Telemarketing/Always Open

 

Back Office Operation, Polling and Sales

435

 

$2,255,000

E

 

Big Lots Stores, Inc. (2 projects)

 

Miscellaneous Consumer Goods

---

 

$12,705,646

E

 

Bishop Cabinets, Inc.

 

Wood Cabinets

10

 

$200,000

E

 

Burt Steel

 

Fabricated Structural Metal Buildings

22

 

$1,150,000

E

 

Coca Cola UNITED

 

Beverage Distribution

30

 

$---

E

 

Confidential Company (2 projects)

 

---

10

 

$17,500,000

E

 

Convergent Outsourcing, Inc.

 

Customer Support Center

175

 

$--

E

 

CS Eng

 

Steel Fabrication, Pallets and Containers

18

 

$3,000,000

E

 

Dow Corning Alabama, Inc.

 

Silicon Metal

---

 

$24,900,761

E

 

Fastenal Company

 

Pipe Fittings and Industrial Supplies Distribution

4

 

$850,000

E

 

Frito-Lay Inc.

 

Packaged Food Distribution

48

 

$---

E

 

Glovis America

 

Logistics

30

 

$---

E

 

Golden Flake Snack Foods

 

Snack Foods

15

 

$---

E

 

Hager Companies

 

Industrial Grade Door Hinges and Accessories

---

 

$2,000,000

E

 

Hewlett Packard

 

Customer Support Center

232

 

$---

E

 

Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama

 

Automobiles

38

 

$52,000,000

E

 

Koch Foods

 

Poultry Processing

---

 

$31,000,000

E

 

Lear Corporation - Montgomery

 

Automobile Seats

111

 

$3,968,766

E

 

MOBIS Alabama, LLC

 

Cockpit & Chassis Modules, Bumper Assembly, Service Parts

---

 

$28,358,304

E

 

MS Companies

 

Logistics

19

 

$---

E

 

NIFCO

 

Automotive Interior Parts Distribution

13

 

$30,000

E

 

PHA Body Systems

 

Automobile Door Modules

---

 

$300,000

E

 

PrintAlliance, Inc.

 

Automotive Owners Manuals

22

 

$500,000

E

 

Russell Brands, LLC

 

Sportswear

---

 

$700,088

E

 

Sabel Steel Service, Inc.

 

Scrap Metal Recycling Plant

---

 

$800,000

E

 

Seung Kwang LLC

 

Conveyors

---

 

$365,000

E

 

Sewon

 

Automobile Manuals

3

 

$---

E

 

Southeast Stamping Inc.

 

Metal Stamping

4

 

$225,000

E

 

Southern Shutter Company, Inc.

 

Wood Shutters

---

 

$600,000

E

 

Store Room Fasteners, Inc.

 

Fasteners, Hydraulics and Industrial Supplies

3

 

$750,000

E

 

TK, LLC

 

Electrical Control Panels and Flanges for Power Transformers

---

 

$3,000,000

E

 

Whitfield Foods, Inc.

 

Syrup and Bottled Fruit Juices

14

 

$9,400,000

N=New; E=Expanded

A record year: 2,000 new jobs and $411M capex

Companies in the Industrial, Corporate HQ, Customer Contact, and Health Care sectors announced more than 2,000 new jobs and $411M in investment. 

Highlights include:

  • ALFA Insurance Companies completed a $100 million technology update at its Montgomery corporate headquarters location.

  • Baptist Health announced the investment of $17 million and the addition of 270 new employees locally.

  • Jackson Hospital announced the addition of 50 employees and $6,650,000 in capital investment.