Governor Lee, Commissioner Rolfe Announce NIC Global to Expand Gallatin OperationsCompany is a tier one manufacturer of sheet metal components and assemblies
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee, Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe and NIC Global officials announced today that the company will expand operations in Gallatin.
NIC Global specializes in mechanical and electromechanical assembly, expert sheet metal fabrication and global sourcing of metal and plastic components. The project represents an investment of $2 million and the addition of 28 new jobs.
NIC Global currently has 200 employees at its Sumner County operations, located at 501 N. Belvedere Drive in Gallatin. The expansion includes investments in new fabrication equipment, special error-proofing systems and upgrades to its powder coating capabilities. Additionally, NIC will be adding 26,000 square feet of additional manufacturing space to support new programs.
Over the last five years, TNECD has supported nearly 15 economic development projects in Sumner County, resulting in 2,200 job commitments and $1 billion in capital investment.
“When companies choose to expand in Tennessee, it underscores our state’s business-friendly climate and highly-skilled workforce. We’re grateful to NIC for its continued investment in Gallatin and for these new jobs created for Tennesseans.” – Gov. Bill Lee
“We welcome this new investment from NIC Global and appreciate the company for its commitment to create additional jobs in Gallatin. Sumner County has seen exceptional growth over the past year, and we have our local leaders and partners to thank for creating an environment where companies can find success.” – TNECD Commissioner Bob Rolfe
“Since choosing to locate our second manufacturing facility here in 2004, we have emerged as an industry leader in quality and innovation. Our Gallatin, Tennessee Team has been a cornerstone of our success and we are excited to continue investing in our Team and community. We are especially appreciative of the ongoing support from the City of Gallatin, Sumner County and State of Tennessee Chambers and Economic Development teams.” – Troy Wood, NIC Global vice president
“TVA and Gallatin Department of Electricity congratulate NIC Global on its decision to expand operations in Sumner County. It’s always an exciting day when we can celebrate a company’s continued commitment to creating job opportunities and investment in the Valley. We are proud to partner with the City of Gallatin and Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development to support companies, like NIC Global and look forward to its continued business success.” – John Bradley, TVA senior vice president of Economic Development
“We congratulate NIC Global on their decision to locate this new facility in Sumner County. Helping to foster job creation is a key part of our efforts, and we are proud to partner with Governor Lee, TNECD and our local officials to help further that mission.” – Senate Speaker Pro Tempore Ferrell Haile (R-Gallatin)
“I’m always proud when companies that know us best choose to grow their business in our community. I thank NIC Global for their continued investment in Gallatin and I congratulate their employees on their remarkable success.” – House Majority Leader William Lamberth (R-Portland)
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