Automotive supplier Alfmeier Friedrichs & Rath LLC will add 20,000 square feet of manufacturing space to its Greenville, S.C., plant.
The expansion, which is expected to bring $ 5.8 million of new capital investment, will also include an additional 10,000 square feet of office space, according to the South Carolina Department of Commerce.
AF&R manufactures automotive components including fluid systems and seating comfort products, with 32 injection molding machines across three locations. In addition to its Greenville headquarters, AF&R has a plant in Monterrey, Mexico, and a sales and project management office in Troy, Mich.
The expansion is set to be completed by second quarter of 2017. The company also plans to add 50 jobs to its current staff of more than 500.