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Ohio Sheetmetal-Enclosure Fabricator
to Open Plant in Indiana

Wednesday, July 1, 2009
Koester Metals Inc., Defiance, OH, a producer of sheetmetal enclosures and other fabricated components, announced plans to open a new facility in Fremont, IN, by 2012. The company will set up shop in an existing 130,000-sq.-ft. plant, with help from the Indiana Economic Development Corp., which offered Koester as much as $185,000 in performance-based tax credits and $25,000 in training grants. Among its hopes for the new plant is the inclusion of a “green” powder-coating line. The Koester headquarters plant in Defiance performs, among other processes, laser cutting and robotic welding;


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