|1200 New Jobs Coming To Lewisburg and Middle Tennessee|
On Tuesday, Calsonic Kansei North America announced their largest expansion in North America in the company’s history creating 1,200 new jobs across three locations in Middle Tennessee. The company plans to invest $49.8 million at its Lewisburg facility adding 526 jobs over the next three years. This expansion will also include a new 300,000 square foot warehouse facility. CKNA will also invest $57.6 million at its Shelbyville facility. Approximately 489 new jobs will be added in Shelbyville. CKNA will also invest $2.1 million in Smyrna at its facility which is within the Nissan plant. Approximately 183 new jobs will be created in Smyrna. Governor Bill Haslem was on hand for the announcement.