The expansion is now operational with all equipment moved into the building and are running limited production. We are projected to be 1 shift 5 days a week by mid to end of summer adding an additional 4-6 jobs. This expansion is currently 100% sporting group manufacturing. The new addition added 32,000 sq feet, bringing the total to 51,000 sq feet of manufacturing space at the Jagemann™ Precision Plastics facility.
On the core side of the business, we are running a 3 shift 5 day schedule and currently have approximately 60 employees up from the low 20 employee number a year ago. We have several new product launches with our largest automotive customers for 2017 and 2018 model year cars ensuring our growth to continue. With this growth we will be adding up to 5 more molding presses. That will bring our total number from 10 a year ago to our current 13 and raising to 18 by 2018. New automation lines, secondary operation equipment, quality and tool room equipment are being added ensuring our customers a quality product at a competitive price on time.
Don’t forget Jagemann™ offers both fineblanking and plastic capabilities in addition to the deep draw and progressive stampings. To learn more about these capabilities or submit an RFQ, please call your Jagemann™ Account Manager or visit www.jagemann.com