Cummins Turbo Technologies, formerly Holset Turbochargers, announced Friday that it officially opened its newest manufacturing plant in Charleston, S.C. The business, a division of Columbus, Ind.-based Cummins Inc. is headquartered in Huddersfield, England, and is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of turbochargers for diesel engines.
The new 110,000 square-foot, $113 million plant will produce turbochargers for heavy-duty engines. It is expected to employ about 180 workers and produce 200,000 turbochargers annually.
The new facility brings Cummins Turbo Technologies’ number of worldwide manufacturing locations to six.