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American Scrappers establishing Dillon County operations

COLUMBIA, S.C. – American Scrappers is establishing operations in Dillon County with the launch of a new distribution and logistics center. The company’s $15.5 million investment is expected to create 200 new jobs. With this project, American Scrappers is establishing a … Continue reading

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SC Commerce Pine Gate Renewables Release

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Pine Gate Renewables, a renewable energy company, is launching a new solar farm in Dillon County under Freedom Solar LLC. The development is projected to bring $7.5 million of new capital investment. In order to make utility-scale … Continue reading

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$7.5 Million Solar Farm To Be Built In Dillon County

DILLON, S.C. — Pine Gate Renewables, a renewable energy company based in Charlotte, is launching a new solar farm in Dillon County projected to bring in $7.5 million of new capital investment. Located at 2605 State Highway 9, the seven-megawatt … Continue reading

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SC Ports Authority – Dillon Inland Port

DILLON, SC – March 10, 2017 – Today officials broke ground on the site of Inland Port Dillon, a South Carolina Ports Authority facility slated to open in early 2018 to support growing intermodal cargo volumes between the Port of … Continue reading

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Dillon County Breaks Ground On Inland Port

The S.C. State Ports Authority’s second inland port is underway in the Pee Dee. The ports authority broke ground Friday on the $40 million Dillon County project. The site will serve the Pee Dee and the Interstate 95 corridor; the … Continue reading

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Inland Port Opinion

By James I. Newsome, President and CEO, South Carolina Ports The South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) is excited about the things happening in Dillon County in 2017. This year the South Carolina Inland Port Dillon will be built just south … Continue reading

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It’s Official: Inland Port Coming To Dillon

CHARLESTON – September 12, 2016 – On Monday, the South Carolina Ports Authority announced plans to develop a second inland port in Dillon to support growth of intermodal container volumes and expand access to markets in neighboring states and throughout … Continue reading

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Wyman-Gordon bringing 400 jobs to Dillon County

DILLON, S.C. — Wyman-Gordon, a leader in advanced manufacturing for the aerospace and power generation industries, announced today that it will bring 400 jobs and invest at least $115 million to Dillon County over the next five years. The company, … Continue reading

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Ribbon Cut On New Spec Building

By Betsy Finklea The ribbon was cut on the new spec building on Monday in what was called by many as a “great day” for Dillon County. The building is located on Caldwell Road off Highway 34 in Dillon. The … Continue reading

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Harbor Freight Tools expanding distribution facility in Dillon County

$75 million investment expected to create 200 new jobs COLUMBIA, S.C. – April 4, 2013 – Harbor Freight Tools USA Inc., a rapidly expanding discount tool retailer with over 430 stores nationwide, will greatly expand its existing distribution center in … Continue reading

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