Auto and industry supplier Mann + Hummel is placing a plant in Dunlap, Tenn., with plans to employ about 150 production workers, officials said today.
The company is expected to invest nearly $15 million over the next three years and employ the workers and technicians by the end of 2013, said Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam.
Headquartered in Portage, Mich., the company employs 320 people in Michigan.
The company designs and produces air intake manifolds, air cleaner systems and fluid reservoirs for the automotive, heavy duty and industrial markets.
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Mike Pare, the deputy Business editor at the Chattanooga Times Free Press, has worked at the paper for 27 years. In addition to editing, Mike also writes Business stories and covers Volkswagen, economic development and manufacturing in Chattanooga and the surrounding area. In the past he also has covered higher education. Mike, a native of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., received a bachelor’s degree in communications from Florida Atlantic University. he worked at the Rome News-Tribune before ...