The performance engine design company chose Nacogdoches over one of its facilities just outside of Detroit for the $2.5 million expansion.
The $8.5 million expansion will result in 44 new jobs with an annual payroll increase of $2.4 million.
The Chireno operation will result in the creation of 200-250 new jobs with an average annual salary of $45,000.
The Nacogdoches Economic Development Corporation (NEDCO) Board of Directors today approved a pledge of $75,000 toward the renovation and construction costs for the Nacogdoches Technical Training Center.
Raymond Hartfield, AT&T’s Education Industry Practice Manager, presented his Needs Assessment report for the proposed Nacogdoches Technical Training Center at NEDCO’s February 11 board meeting. The report recommends the establishment of a technical training center physically located in Nacogdoches County.