Aurora Plastics, Streetsboro, Ohio, recently broke ground for the expansion of its operations located in Streetsboro, Ohio. The expansion will allow the company to add to its thermoplastic compounding capabilities in rigid PVC, rigid PVC alloys and CPVC, providing more than 100 million pounds of new capacity.
“We see continued strength in our end markets for Aurora’s products and services over the next several years. This investment in added capacity and capabilities allows us to further accelerate our growth and enables innovative new product development,” explained Darrell Hughes, chief executive officer of Aurora Plastics.
The Streetsboro, Ohio, location is Aurora Plastics’ largest facility delivering high-quality compounds with sound customer service while operating safely for over 20 years.
Project completion is expected in the 4th quarter of 2023. This development complements capabilities at other Aurora Plastics facilities and expansions across the company’s network. In addition to an increased footprint and additional capacity, the expansion will create 30 new jobs in the city of Streetsboro.
For more information, visit www.auroraplastics.com.