POSTED: Friday, October 12, 2012 - 3:30pm
UPDATED: Friday, October 12, 2012 - 3:34pm
GONZALES, LA (NBC33) — On Friday, Oct. 12, Emerson Electric announced they're building a $10 million facility in the city. The move from create the 50 jobs with an average salary of about $50 thousand.
The building, which will be used as a headquarters, will be the site for business operations, manufacturing, and training.
“Emerson’s Fisher business has been a good corporate neighbor in Ascension Parish for the past 40 years, and we’re excited to build this new state-of-the-art facility in Gonzales,” said Denny Cahill, vice president of global services for Emerson Process Management. “This $10 million investment in service directly reflects Emerson’s continued commitment to helping our customers run more efficient, reliable, and safe plants; reduce operations and maintenance costs; and enhance environmental performance and worker safety.”
The move also keeps about 125 jobs in Gonzales.