Portland http://wkyufm.org en Auto Parts Company Expanding in Portland, TN http://wkyufm.org/post/auto-parts-company-expanding-portland-tn <p>Tennessee state officials say automotive components manufacturer Hatch Stamping Co. plans a new manufacturing facility in Portland, just over the Kentucky border. Officials say the Michigan-based company will invest $17 million in Robertson Co. and create 101 new jobs there.</p><p>The company will design and manufacture highly engineered metal stampings and assemblies in the 106,000 square foot manufacturing facility.</p><p>Hatch Stamping says it will produce auto parts for the southeastern market and world-wide distribution.</p> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 12:36:09 +0000 Associated Press 49975 at http://wkyufm.org Plant Expansion in Northern Tennessee to Add 70 Jobs http://wkyufm.org/post/plant-expansion-northern-tennessee-add-70-jobs <p>State economic development officials say auto transmission products supplier U.S. Tsubaki Automotive plans to expand its facility in Portland, TN, adding 70 jobs in the process. The Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development says the company's expansion in Sumner County represents a $1.9 million investment.</p><p>Tsubaki Automotive offers state of the art power transmission products. The company supplies complete chain drive systems for engines and transmissions, including cam drives, balancer drives and oil pump drives. The systems typically include chains, tensioners, guides and sprockets.</p><p>Tsubaki's customers include General Motors, Ford, Toyota, Nissan and Honda. The company plans to host a job fair February 11th at the Sumner County Career Center. Mon, 11 Feb 2013 13:21:58 +0000 Associated Press 26260 at http://wkyufm.org