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September 2016 Successes

Tuesday, September 13, 2016


inTech Trailers Inc.

  • Aluminum trailer manufacturer expanding its Nappanee, IN operations
  • Investing $1.7 million in a new facility to handle a motorsports production line
  • Constructing and equipping a 42,000 sq. ft. facility next to its current campus
  • Creating 60 new jobs



  • BP Whiting Refinery adding new firefighting building
  • Massive refinery has its own firefighting department already
  • Investing $12.5 million in a new firefighting equipment storage facility to house two new trucks, foam tanks and other supplies

Polycon Industries

  • Plastics container manufacturer expanding currently facility at its home in Merrillville, IN
  • Company moved to Indiana from Chicago in 2000
  • Investing $15 million in a 150,000 sq. ft. expansion
  • Creating 100 new jobs by the end of 2017


Rethceif Packaging

  • Ossian, IN-based packaging company
  • Expanding operations to double its current facility
  • Investing $850,000 to add nearly 20,000 sq. ft.
  • Adding 7 new jobs


Chapman’s Brewing Co.

  • Angola, IN-based brewery expanding into Columbia City, IN
  • Already has a 2nd location in Fort Wayne, IN
  • Adding a brewery and taproom downtown
  • New location will serve as a research and development facility for new craft beer recipes

Impact CNC

  • Machining company expanding at two locations in Whitely County
  • Investing a total of $5 million for new equipment
  • Creating more than 10 new jobs