Lippert Components Inc., an advanced manufacturer of marine furniture for watercraft, recently announced plans to invest in a second manufacturing facility in Springfield, Missouri.
“Building a facility in Springfield allows us to not only provide that customer experience, but to be true partners in our expanding marine business, which Lippert is focusing on more than ever,” said Ryan Smith, Group President of Lippert. “We are proud to call Springfield home. The experience with the community thus far has been nothing short of fantastic, and we look forward to expanding our cultural and philanthropic presence there for years to come.”
The new facility represents $1.5 million in capital investment and is expected to create 90 new jobs in the region.
Missouri is a center for advanced manufacturing excellence, supported by a cost competitive, pro-business and innovative environment, exceptional talent, extensive training programs, access to raw materials, and a globally connected infrastructure.