Partnering for jobs
Toyota Industries Corp. recently announced it is expanding its Jackson County manufacturing facility.
Toyota and TD Automotive Compressor Georgia LLC (TDAC) are partnering on the $190 million expansion in Pendergrass. The project is expected to create 120 jobs.
This is the latest of more than $600 million TDAC has spent in the rural city about an hour from Atlanta.
TDAC opened its facilities in Jackson in 2004. The company employs 400 workers producing energy efficient, technologically advanced variable displacement-type compressors for the automotive industry.
Toyota is one of the region’s leading car manufacturing facilities.