North Carolina Construction News staff writer
Carolina Structural Systems, a manufacturer of structural wood component systems, is establishing its first South Carolina operation in Anderson County. The $4.7 million investment will create 60 new jobs.
“I am so excited to see new investment, new jobs and better opportunities coming to this part of Anderson County. I have no doubt that Carolina Structural Systems will find that our workforce goes above and beyond the call of duty and will be proud partners in making this investment a tremendous success.” -Anderson County Council District Two Councilman Glenn Davis
The family-owned business supplies fabricated wood components and engineered wood products for single and multi-family homes, and light commercial projects. After opening its first facility in Star, North Carolina in 2016. An expansion is planned after the purchase of a 30,000-square-foot building at 909 Amity Road in Anderson.
“We are proud of our growth and expansion and particularly proud to have decided to make this expansion in the Upstate,” said Carolina Structural Systems general manager David Green. “The stable construction industry and healthy workforce have us very excited to be part of this beautiful area. Everyone in South Carolina and, specifically, Anderson has made this decision easy for us.”