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American Cast Iron Pipe Company to bring new jobs to Crawfordsville

Posted: 2:09 PM, May 11, 2019
Updated: 2019-05-11 14:09:05-04

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CRAWFORDSVILLE — A company from Alabama says they plan to build a $9 million new facility in Crawfordsville and bring new jobs to Indiana.

They valve and hydrant division of American Cast Iron Pipe Company says they are forming American Innovation LLC. and construction of the new facility is expected to open next spring.

The facility will help "enhancing existing valve and hydrant products," the company said in a statement.

Plans call for eight research and development employees to be hired.