Bismarck to get Bobcat Co. compact excavator manufacturing

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Bobcat Co. says it is bringing its compact excavator manufacturing to the company's manufacturing facility in Bismarck. The Bismarck Tribune ( http://bit.ly/1ZUAauO ) reports the company plans to bring on 160 employees in Bismarck. The West Fargo-based company makes light...

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Bobcat Co. says it is bringing its compact excavator manufacturing to the company's manufacturing facility in Bismarck.

The Bismarck Tribune (http://bit.ly/1ZUAauO ) reports the company plans to bring on 160 employees in Bismarck.

The West Fargo-based company makes light construction equipment.

Laura Ness Owens of Bobcat says that Bismarck provides the resources, manufacturing space and greater capacity the company needs to remain successful in the excavator market.

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Information from: Bismarck Tribune, http://www.bismarcktribune.com

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