July 15, 2019 – Don Construction Products (DCP), a UK based company that specializes in developing, manufacturing and marketing advanced technology products for the construction industry, has opened its first US manufacturing operations in Lancaster County. DCP will create a $6.2 million investment and expected to create 21 new jobs in Lancaster, SC.
DCP has customers in 35 countries and has been servicing the construction industry for over 80 years. The company manufactures a wide range of construction chemical products, including admixtures, sealants, waterproofing, surface treatments, concrete repair materials and more. DCP features professional technical support and advanced research and development center to meet their customers’ needs.
Tawfic Ghandour, CEO of Don Construction Products said, “We are very excited about expanding our business to the USA. We hope we will be able to add benefit to the market with DCP group’s technical knowledge and products. The support received by Lancaster County, in aspects related to the investment is very much appreciated. Lancaster is an ideal location for the business, where we can serve a large area that has a very active construction sector. Though the operation has just started, we are already looking at further investment to expand the product portfolio offered to the market.”
Jamie Gilbert, Executive Director of the Lancaster County Department of Economic Development said, “It’s another golden day for Lancaster County with the opening of Don Construction Products’ (DCP) U. S. facility. DCP is a leading global company in the concrete additives sector, with a significant presence in Europe and the Middle East. The Lancaster facility will serve as a springboard for DCP’s growth in the North American market. We greatly appreciate their selection of Lancaster County for this strategically important project and look forward to watching them grow their operation in the coming years.”
At this time, DCP has immediate hiring needs to include forklift operators, general laborers, and a sales position. To apply for one of the positions available email firstname.lastname@example.org and put the Job Title in the subject line or apply in person at their address of 2826 Lineberger industrial Drive, Lancaster SC.
A grand opening will take place in November 2019.
From 2016 to 2018, The Lancaster County Economic Development Department has facilitated 26 new or expanded projects with $242 million Investments in which will bring 4,800 jobs to Lancaster County. The department assists existing and new businesses with site and building selection, local and state incentives, workforce recruitment and development approval.
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