Airstream investing $40M in expansion of Jackson Center facility

The “most significant plant expansion” in Airstream Inc.’s company history will bring 280 new jobs to Jackson Center, Ohio, the Cincinnati Business Courier reports. The recreational vehicle manufacturer “is investing $40 million in a new, 750,000 square-foot facility” that “will enable increased production, support improved product quality and improved experiences for Airstream associates, customers and visitors,” according to the article. The new plant “will consolidate multiple production spaces into one facility, bringing assembly of the company’s travel trailers under one roof.” Airstream president and CEO Bob Wheeler said the company “couldn’t be happier reaffirming our 65-plus-year commitment to Jackson Center. In addition, the state of Ohio is a great place to do business and their continued commitment to Airstream made this an easy decision.” For more, read the full article

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