August 22, 2013
Tecumseh Products Co. has announced a multimillion-dollar expansion at its Verona, Miss., facility, which is expected to retain 350 jobs and create another 150 in the next five years.
Tecumseh, a manufacturer of refrigeration and air-conditioning products, is expanding production of the energy-efficient AE2 commercial refrigeration compressor. The new line is expected to be operational by October 2013. Currently the compressor is manufactured in Brazil and France. The company also plans to expand its condensing unit production at the Verona facility.