Earlier this year, we heard about the imminent closure of the 90-year old Slater Mill if JPS Composite Materials will not find a buyer. Fortunately, B&W Fiberglass, Inc jump into the rescue not only saving 57 jobs but also promising to add more as they plan to pour in at least $5 million of investment to Slater Mill.
B&W Fiberglass, Inc., an advanced materials manufacturer founded in 1991, is a manufacturer and developer of technical fibers. They produce products for applications in many ranges of industries, including sporting equipment, luggage, marine, ballistics, protective apparel, and automotive parts. The company is based in Shelby, North Carolina and is now opening its first facility in South Carolina after purchasing Slater Mill.
Due to recent expansion, B&W Fiberglass, Inc. now has immediate openings. For more information and for interested applicants, visit the company’s website at www.bwfiberglass.com.