Carpenter Technology - Athens Operations
Carpenter Technology (NYSE:CRS) has strengthened its core premium metals business (Specialty Alloys Operations) by constructing a modern, efficient manufacturing facility in Limestone County, Alabama. The new $500 million Athens Operations facility includes remelting, forging and associated finishing and testing capabilities.
Athens Operations will be capable of producing approximately 27,000 tons per year of additional premium product and was designed with modern technology and optimum product flow to meet customer requirements for reduced lead times. Production began in January 2014.
The facility was constructed in response to strong customer demand for premium alloy products primarily in the fast-growing aerospace and energy industries.
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- The approximately 230-acre site is located near Athens, Alabama, in the Huntsville Metropolitan Statistical Area and will employ about 200. Learn more about living and working in Limestone County, Decatur and Huntsville, Alabama.
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