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Dillon County Inland Port Announcement

Container Maintenance Corp. late last month announced plans to establish a facility in Dillon County, South Carolina, near Inland Port Dillon, which ties into the Port of Charleston and is served by CSX. To open in the third quarter, the … Continue reading

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CONTAINER MAINTENANCE CORPORATION LAUNCHING DILLON COUNTY FACILITY

New facility will support Inland Port Dillon and create 54 new jobs COLUMBIA, S.C. – Container Maintenance Corporation today announced plans to open a new facility in Dillon County. Designed to support the newly-opened Inland Port Dillon, Container Maintenance of Dillon … Continue reading

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Inland Port Will Bring Opportunity To Dillon County

The opportunity that Inland Port Dillon will bring Dillon County and the Pee Dee area was widely discussed at the recent grand opening. Jim Newsome, President and CEO of the SC Ports Authority, said Inland Port Dillon will extend the … Continue reading

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Harbor Freight Tools Creating More Than 500 Jobs In Dillon County Expansion

Company investing in one million-square-foot expansion COLUMBIA, S.C. – Harbor Freight Tools, Dillon County’s largest employer, today announced a one million-square foot expansion of its East Coast distribution facility. This expansion is projected to create more than 500 new jobs, … Continue reading

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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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