~ $2 million investment will create 50 new jobs ~
Columbia, SC — MECART, Inc., a leader in cleanroom environments and a manufacturer of custom-designed acoustical modular buildings, today announced plans to establish operations in Greenville County. The $2 million investment will create 50 new jobs.
Founded in Quebec, Canada in 1974, MECART, Inc. designs, engineers, manufactures and installs modular buildings for industrial applications – including cleanrooms, control rooms and offices for harsh environments, operator booths, sound studios, acoustical components and industrial silencers.
Located at 208 Old Fork Shoals Road in Greenville, MECART, Inc. has experienced substantial growth in the United States over the past decade and has an aggressive plan for future growth, with the new Greenville County operation bringing the company closer to the local market.
The new facility is expected to be operational by late summer 2021. Individuals interested in joining the MECART, Inc. team should visit the company’s careers webpage.
“We are very excited to call Greenville, S.C. home now. Our new factory will allow us to meet rapidly growing customer demand with our high-quality modular system for cleanrooms and industrial enclosures. This facility, staffed with great people from South Carolina, is a key element to help us achieve our strategic vision.” –MECART, Inc. Vice President of U.S. Operations Charles Lipeles
“The 50 new jobs that MECART, Inc. is bringing to Greenville County will change the lives of South Carolinians, and we couldn’t be more appreciative. We wish them great success in the Upstate and look forward to seeing them grow and prosper for years to come.” -Gov. Henry McMaster
“Recruiting international firms like MECART, Inc. to South Carolina is a critical part of our economic development strategy. This Canada-based company’s decision to establish operations in Greenville County is great news for the local community and our state.” -Secretary of Commerce Harry M. Lightsey III
“Greenville County is pleased to welcome MECART, Inc. as the company establishes manufacturing operations in South Carolina. As a respected global manufacturer of modular buildings including clean rooms and acoustic enclosures, we welcome their team, talents and capabilities to Greenville County.” -Greenville County Council Chairman and Greenville Area Development Corporation Board Member Willis Meadows
Five Fast Facts
- MECART, Inc. is establishing operations in Greenville County.
- The $2 million investment will create 50 new jobs.
- MECART, Inc. is a leader in cleanrooms and other controlled environments.
- Located at 208 Old Fork Shoals Road in Greenville, S.C.
- Individuals interested in joining the MECART, Inc. 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 – recognized by multiple economic development publications for its pro-business climate. For more information, visit www.SCcommerce.com.