Tower International Establishing First S.C. Facility in Upstate

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Tower International, a leading integrated global manufacturer of engineered structural metal components and assemblies, is establishing its first South Carolina operations in Greenville County. The company is investing $75 million in the new facility, creating 140 jobs in Fountain Inn, S.C.



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Established in 1993 and headquartered in Livonia, Michigan, Tower International is a leading global manufacturer of engineered automotive metal components and assemblies for the world’s largest automotive manufacturers. With an annual revenue of $2 billion, Tower employs more than 7,000 colleagues at its facilities in North America and Europe.

Housed in the Southchase Business Park in Fountain Inn, S.C., Tower’s new Greenville County operations will manufacture large complex assemblies for a leading automobile manufacturer. With the first assembly program commencing in September 2017, hiring for the new positions is expected to occur throughout 2017. Those interested in joining the Tower International team should visit the company’s careers page online.

The Coordinating Council for Economic Development has approved job development credits related to the project. Greenville County was also awarded a Set-Aside grant in the amount of $100,000 to assist with the costs of building upgrades and renovations.

FIVE FAST FACTS
Tower International is establishing its first South Carolina operations in Greenville County.
$75 million investment creating 140 new jobs.
The new facility will manufacture large complex assemblies for a leading automobile manufacturer.
The Greenville County facility will be located at 139 Southchase Blvd. in Fountain Inn, S.C.
Those interested in joining the Tower International team should visit the company’s career page online.

About Tower International
Tower International (NYSE: TOWR) is a leading integrated global manufacturer of engineered structural metal components and assemblies primarily serving automotive original equipment manufacturers. Tower offers its automotive customers a broad product portfolio, supplying body-structure stampings, frames and other chassis structures, as well as complex welded assemblies for small and large cars, crossovers, pickups and SUVs. For more information, visit www.towerinternational.com.