GE to build Power & Water advanced manufacturing facility in South Carolina
General Electric (GE) has announced plans to build a new GE Power & Water advanced manufacturing facility in Greenville, S.C. The company will invest $400 million over the next 10 years in the project. The facility, which will be co-located at the current GE Greenville Manufacturing site, is expected to open in 2015, creating more than 80 jobs.
The facility will serve as an incubator for innovative advanced manufacturing process development and rapid prototyping for the Power & Water businesses, including wind turbines, heavy-duty gas engines, distributed power gas engines, nuclear power services, and water processing.