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Business & Industry

  Recent Locations and Expansions, 2014-Present  
  Date Company Product/Service Employment Investment  
 Manufacturing Expansion 
 12/19/2016

Cymetech Corporation

Chemicals, hydrocarbons, specifically dicyclopentadiene

N/A

2,977,805

 
 10/26/2014

Cymetech Corporation

Chemicals, hydrocarbons, specifically dicyclopentadiene, resin former, resin oil heavies, after market auto/truck parts, RM in fertilizer, RM in plastics.

1

470,000

 
 1/8/2015

Estron Chemicals Inc

Additive and resin polymers for powder coating, UV/EB coating, liquid coating, and cosmetics.

6

4,900,000

 
 10/29/2015

The Lubrizol Corporation

Carbopol polymers

0

9,812,139

 
 12/2/2015

Wacker Chemical Corporation

Polymer powders for the construction industry. Polymer dispersions for adhesives, non-woven fabrics, paint, paper, building products and carpet.

N/A

1,500,000

 
 10/7/2014

Wacker Chemical Corporation

Polymer powders for the construction industry. Polymer dispersions for adhesives, non-woven fabrics, paint, paper, building products and carpet.

15-19

60,000,000

 
 1/14/2016

Westlake Vinyls Inc

Commodity chemicals

N/A

130,000,000

 
 11/4/2014

Westlake Vinyls Inc

Commodity chemicals

N/A

150,000,000

 
 Manufacturing Location 
 3/31/2016

*American Stave Company LLC

produce barrel staves for the bourbon and whiskey industries

48

18,000,000

 
 4/28/2016

Champion Home Builders Inc

Manufacture mobile homes

150

6,297,395

 
 Service & Technology Expansion 
 9/28/2015

Calvert City Terminal LLC

Coal terminal - blending of coal, transferring coal from rail cars to barges.

4

23,000

 
 10/26/2014

Calvert City Terminal LLC

Coal terminal - drying/cleaning of coal, transferring coal from rail cars to barges, coal mixing

N/A

88,500

 
 11/30/2015

Paducah Gear & Machine Co LC

Full service industrial repair and manufacturing facility specializing in gear reducers amd backstops.

4

N/A

 
 Service & Technology Location 
 5/29/2014

Airgas Inc

Liquified gases

52

70,000,000

 
  Note: The date for the location/expansion indicates when it was announced or reported to the Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (KCED). An asterisk (*) preceding the company name for a location indicates that the facility is not yet operational. The KCED does not verify that announced expansions are undertaken.
Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development