Geismar, a manufacturer and distributor of railway maintenance equipment, is launching its new operations in Beaufort County. The development is expected to bring $2.9 million of new capital investment and lead to the creation of 50 new jobs.
Serving the North American railroad industry for more than 40 years, Geismar offers a comprehensive range of tools for track works, including hand-held machinery and heavy equipment. Meeting all rail industry requirements, the company features an extensive product catalog that includes a variety of saws, drills, grinders, track motor cars, loaders and more.
Located at 134 Parker Drive in Beaufort, S.C., Geismar will be constructing specialty rail cars and new railway maintenance equipment. Hiring for the new positions is projected to begin in the second quarter of 2017, and interested applicants should contact USJobs@geismar.com.
The Coordinating Council for Economic Development has approved job development credits related to the project.