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Local Manufacturer Invests in State-of-the-Art Improvements and New Jobs

Source; TCEDA Bulletin

Summary: Valmont Newmark announced plans to expand its Tuscaloosa (AL) operations with a $5.6 million investment and the creation of 15 new jobs. The project will allow the concrete utility pole manufacturer to expand its current production facility and its production capacity. The expansion will add about 60% more facility space. The new activity will allow Valmont to fabricate larger concrete poles and will create a state-of-the-art facility. The company plans to hire 15 full-time people immediately and expects to grow more. Valmont Newmark is a branch of Valmont Utility, a division of Valmont Industries. Valmont is one of the world’s leading providers of engineered products and services for infrastructure, and irrigation equipment for agriculture.