Advanced Drainage Systems Inc., a manufacturer of water management products, is expanding in the state with a new pipe manufacturing plant in Harrisonville, Missouri. The 65,000 square-foot plant represents more than $9 million in investment, and the company plans to bring more than 75 jobs to the region.
Advanced Drainage Systems Inc. chose the Missouri site to meet a growing demand in the region, and is expected to open in 2017. The facility, which will make polyethylene and polypropylene pipe, will join the 61 plants and 31 distribution centers Advanced Drainage Systems Inc. already operates across the country.
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