~ $7.3 million investment will create 126 new jobs ~
Columbia, SC — M.C. Dean, Inc., a global cyber-physical systems integration and engineering company, today announced plans to expand operations in Charleston County. The $7.3 million investment will create 126 new jobs.
With a presence in South Carolina for over 25 years, M.C. Dean, Inc. designs, builds, operates and maintains cyber-physical solutions for mission-critical facilities, secure environments, complex infrastructure and global enterprises. The company specializes in electrical, electronic security, audio visual, information technology, telecommunications, life safety, automation and command and control systems.
Located in the Remount Business Park in North Charleston, M.C. Dean, Inc. is constructing a new 25,000-square-foot facility which will service its defense, technology, manufacturing and healthcare customers. The new facility will provide space for additional offices, engineering, simulation, testing labs and warehousing. Featuring open interior and exterior work, collaboration and recreation spaces, the facility will promote employee health, wellness and sustainability.
The new facility will be completed by spring 2022. M.C. Dean, Inc. is actively growing its local workforce. Engineers, project managers and technicians interested in joining the team should visit M.C. Dean, Inc.’s careers webpage.
The Coordinating Council for Economic Development has approved job development credits related to this project.
“By more than doubling our electrical, electronic security, audio visual and IT systems evaluation, integration and testing lab capacity while expanding our regional employment, we’re able to deliver immediate value to our customers’ quality, reliability and performance outcomes. South Carolina’s wealth of technical talent combined with its strong economic development environment make it an attractive location for our ongoing business investment.” -M.C. Dean Chief Executive Officer Bill Dean
“South Carolina’s talented and well-trained workforce is why companies like M.C. Dean, Inc. find success here. We congratulate this great company on this announcement, and we look forward to continuing this partnership for years to come.” -Gov. Henry McMaster
“We congratulate M.C. Dean, Inc. on this latest expansion in Charleston County. This new investment, which will create 126 jobs, further proves that our state has the business climate companies look for to find success.” -Secretary of Commerce Bobby Hitt
“Charleston County continues to provide the right business environment for companies to flourish. We welcome M.C. Dean, Inc.’s investment and the employment opportunities available to our citizens.” –Charleston County Council Chairman Teddie Pryor
Five Fast Facts
- M.C. Dean, Inc. is expanding operations in Charleston County.
- The $7.3 million investment will create 126 new jobs.
- M.C. Dean, Inc. is a cyber-physical systems integration and engineering company.
- Located in the Remount Business Park in North Charleston, S.C.
- Engineers, project managers and technicians interested in joining the M.C. Dean team should visit the company’s careers webpage.
About S.C. Department of Commerce
As South Carolina’s leading economic development agency, the Department of Commerce works to recruit new businesses and help existing business grow. S.C. Commerce has recruited world-class companies to South Carolina such as BMW, Boeing, Continental, Giti Tire, LPL Financial Holdings, Mercedes-Benz Vans, Samsung, Toray and Volvo Cars and also supports startups, small and existing business, innovation and rural development initiatives. S.C. Commerce partners with the S.C. Technical College System via readySC to support workforce training and recruiting, and with the S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce, which provides worker training and employment opportunities within the state. With a strong international footprint, the Palmetto State has consistently been among the top in the nation for attracting jobs through foreign direct investment on a per capita basis. Additionally, the state has won the Gold or Silver Shovel Award from Area Development magazine every year since 2011. For more information, visit www.SCcommerce.com.