Lord Corp., which develops passive and active solutions for noise and vibration, engineered adhesives and high performance coatings for the aerospace, automotive and general industrial markets, is expanding its Dayton, Ohio, facility.
The $3.8 million expansion includes the addition of 38,000 square feet to the existing 90,000-square-foot building. The facility serves as one of the primary global manufacturing sites for Lord Corp.’s aerospace and defense products.
The expansion is expected to be complete by February 2006.
Approximately 185 employees are currently employed at the facility, which has sales averaging $42 million. The expansion is expected to result in the addition of 30 employees over the next three years, with sales growing to $59 million in 2010.