Triton Construction, Inc. officials, along with Rutherford County Mayor Ernest Burgess, announced Wednesday plans for a 13,000-square-foot expansion, representing a $2.2 million investment.
Triton is a leader in the gas pipeline and fabrication industry. The addition to its existing location in Rockvale will support the company's growth and creation of 25 new specialized jobs in their fabrication department.
"We are excited about the growth of Triton Construction, said company owner Bill McDowell. "We are optimistic about future opportunities in the natural gas industry."
"Congratulations to Triton Construction on growing their footprint in Rutherford County," said Rutherford County Mayor Ernest Burgess. "Triton is recognized as an industry leader, and we are thrilled for their continued success."
"We congratulate Triton Construction on its decision to expand in Rutherford County," Destination Rutherford Chairman Bill Jones said. "Expansion is always a testament to the good things we have going on in our community, and we wish them many more years of continued success."
Construction is expected to be completed by January, 2018.
About Triton Construction
Triton Construction, Inc. is committed to providing the highest quality service and products for the natural gas industry. The company fabricates and installs pipe, meter stations and regulator stations for clients that range from large natural gas distributors to local utility companies.
About Destination Rutherford
Since its inception in 2002, Destination Rutherford has been the leader in economic development in Rutherford County, and continues to focus on increased tourism and new business attraction, retention and expansion, and developing critical workforce development programs.