Location & Expansion Log
For a detailed list of CRDA-facilitated projects, please visit our company announcements page.
Archive: 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999 1998 1997 1996 1995
Laurens Engineers and Constructors
Design, engineering and manufacturing
Layoff with 57 jobs affected.
Wellington Leisure Products
Closure with 83 jobs affected
Flexible packaging, paper bags and polyethylene packaging manufacturer
Closure with 99 jobs affected
Jacobs Applied Technology
Design & manufacture modular chemical and complex manufacturing facilities.
Layoff with 35 jobs affected.
DynCorp Technical Services
Transportation equipment manufacturing
Layoff with 250 jobs affected
Corning Cable Systems
Manufacture broadband coaxial cable products
Due to a down-turn in the telecommunications market, the facility was closed, resulting in the loss of 20 jobs.
Georgia Pacific Plywood
Closure with 274 jobs affected. National downward trend in use of plywood versus other newer construction materials caused parent company to close this plant indefinitely.
Source: Center for Business Research, Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce
*Charleston-N. Charleston-Summerville MSA is comprised of Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties in S.C.