Press Releases of September 2019

Gov. Henry McMaster will keynote the 2019 S.C. Manufacturing Conference and Expo on Oct. 30 at the Charleston Area Convention Center in North Charleston. The governor also is scheduled to hand out awards during the Salute to Manufacturing luncheon following his address.

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L&L Special Furnace Co, Inc., has shipped the 5th Model GS1714 furnace to a leading manufacturer of calcium phosphate materials used for medical devices. The calcium products are known as orthophosphates and contain a variety of chemical structures deployed in the medical and dental field. In slurry form, the calcium phosphate can be used on various items for... read more

The U.S. economy gained 164,000 jobs in July 2019, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. With such strong numbers it would be logical to assume that the manufacturing industry also experienced an increase in jobs, but that would be incorrect. The manufacturing sector represented 11.6 percent of U.S. GDP in 2017, down from 12.3 percent in 2011 and 28.1 percent in 1953... read more