B & J Rocket
The EDC of Elkhart County assisted B & J Rocket -- a global manufacturer of buffing blades and carbides for tire and rubber industries -- in securing state and local incentives for business development. B & J Rocket plans to invest $2,600,000 to upgrade their existing facilities in Middlebury, Indiana, and could receive additional tax credits for training their workforce on the new robotics machinery being added.
Grand Design RV
After the EDC of Elkhart County coordinate several meetings with local utility companies, as well as the state, Grand Design has decided to stay in Elkhart County. They will invest $6,900,000 to construct and equip a new facility. They plan to add 550 new jobs at an average pay rate of $30.00 per hour, excluding benefits and bonuses.