PRINCE GEORGE, Va. (AP) — Aluminum products maker Service Center Metals is marking its 10th year in business with an expansion of its plant in Prince George County.
The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that the company has started construction on an 80,000-square-foot building adjacent to itsplant.
The expansion is expected to be complete in the spring, and Service Center Metals also is adding about 20 jobs. It currently employs about about 120 people.
Service Center Metals makes aluminum rods, bars and tubing used in various industries including machinery and equipment, transportation and consumer products.
The company celebrated its new expansion and its 10-year anniversary on Monday with a ceremony and open house at its plant, attended by several hundred people including Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling.