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Let's take a look at recent Advanced Manufacturing wins for the Indianapolis region.

We can tell you the Indianapolis region is a great place for advanced manufacturing all day, but we know what you really want! You want to understand why other businesses in this sector chose Indy as their only home or a great expanstion location. 

CraftMark Bakery LLC

December 2017 - Indianapolis-based CraftMark Bakery LLC, will invest more than $56 million to expand its current facility and add nearly 120 jobs. The project comes just months after CraftMark completed a $16.5 million investment in a new production line at the facility.

The bakery says the new investment will also retain 278 current positions. CraftMark says the new jobs will pay an average wage of $18.58 per hour, while the retained jobs will pay an average wage of $24.90 per hour. CraftMark is requesting tax abatements it says would save the company $3.7 million over 10 years. The city of Indianapolis supports this project.

Bastian Solutions

October 2017 - Bastian Solutions, a global systems integrator and consulting firm that was recently acquired by Toyota Advanced Logistics, announced plans to build a new manufacturing center in Westfield, creating up to 87 new, high-wage jobs by 2020. The company, which provides material handling and robotic automation for large scale product distribution, will invest more than $8 million to construct a 90,000-square-foot manufacturing center.

The Indiana Economic Development Corporation offered Bastian Solutions LLC up to $1,000,000 in conditional tax credits and up to $88,750 in training grants based on the company’s job creation plans. The city of Westfield supports this project.

Fukai Toyotetsu Indiana Corporation (FTIC)

June 2017 - Fukai Toyotetsu Indiana Corporation (FTIC), an automotive supplier, announced plans to expand its operations in Indiana, creating up to 103 new jobs by 2020. The company will invest $56.9 million to double the company’s current 125,000-square-foot facility to 250,000 square feet.

The Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC) offered FTIC up to $900,000 in conditional tax credits and up to $200,000 in training grants based on the company’s job creation plans. Boone County will consider additional incentives.

Beijing West Industries, Co. Ltd. (BWI)

April 2017 - BeijingWest Industries, Co. Ltd. (BWI), a premier chassis supplier that designs and manufactures brake and suspension systems for the global automotive market, announced plans to locate its first U.S. production facility in Indiana, creating up to 441 new, high-wage jobs by 2021. The Beijing-headquartered company will invest more than $80 million to build and equip a new 276,514- square-foot manufacturing facility in Greenfield's Progress Park.

The Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC) offered BWI North America Inc up to $4,550,000 in conditional tax credits and up to $200,000 in training grants based on the company's job creation plans. The city of Greenfield supports this project.

Stratosphere Quality

April 2017 - Stratosphere Quality, a global provider of quality assurance and outsourcing solutions to manufacturers, announced plans to expand its headquarters in Hamilton County, creating up to 250 new jobs by 2020. The company will invest $3.7 million to update its 46,000-square-foot headquarters in Fishers.

The Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC) offered Stratosphere Quality LLC up to $800,000 in conditional tax credits and up to $200,000 in training grants based on the company’s job creation plans. The City of Fishers supports the project.

NTK Precision Axle Corporation

March 2017 - NTK Precision Axle Corporation (NTK), a global automotive supplier, announced the company’s plans to expand in Indiana, establishing a new manufacturing facility in Anderson that will create nearly 200 new jobs over the next five years. The Japan-based company will invest more than $100 million to build and equip a new 300,000-square-foot manufacturing facility in Anderson.

The Indiana Economic Development Corporation offered NTK Precision Axle Corporation up to $1,000,000 in conditional tax credits based on the company's plans to create 140 jobs by 2020. The city of Anderson will consider additional incentives.