Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Innovative Machining Technology, Inc. (IMT), a global supplier of original equipment manufacturer (OEM) components for the power generation industry, is opening a new manufacturing facility in Dorchester County. The $7.8 million investment is expected to create 45 new jobs.
In 1988, IMT established its corporate presence in Pennsylvania. Today the company has three facilities in two states including the newest facility opening in Dorchester County. The 37,000-square-foot facility, located at 245 Deming Way in Summerville, will manufacture components for power generation equipment, including gas turbines, as well as nuclear and hydrogen generators that are in service around the globe.
The new facility is expected to be operational in early 2015 with plans to begin hiring new associates in late 2014. readySC will be assisting with initial recruiting and training. Those interested in a position with IMT should visit www.readysc.org/future for the latest information on training opportunities.
The Coordinating Council for Economic Development approved job development credits for the project.