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QuaLex Manufacturing, LLC expanding operations in Fairfield County

$2 million investment will create 60 new jobs

RIDGEWAY, S.C. –  QuaLex Manufacturing, LLC, a sheet metal fabrication company, today announced plans to expand operations in Fairfield County. The $2 million investment will create 60 new jobs.

Founded in 1995, QuaLex Manufacturing, LLC manufactures and distributes sheet metal products. The company employs metal-working experts in stainless, aluminum, galvanized and raw steel and offers high-strength welding and fabrication. 

Located at 30 Commerce Boulevard in Ridgeway, QuaLex Manufacturing, LLC’s expansion will increase the company’s sheet metal operations for air conditioning clients.

The expansion is expected to be completed by August 2021. Individuals interested in joining the QuaLex Manufacturing, LLC team should call 803-233-7001.


“QuaLex Manufacturing, LLC is proud to be a member of the Fairfield County community. Our goal is to supply our customers with quality parts with 100% on-time delivery. We strive to create a stress-free work environment for our team members. We are excited by our continuing growth.” –QuaLex Manufacturing, LLC Operations Manager Pam Nemastil

“It is always great to see a company succeed in our state and decide to expand. QuaLex Manufacturing, LLC’s decision to invest $2 million and create 60 new jobs is great news for the Fairfield County community and the hardworking people who live there.” –Gov. Henry McMaster

“South Carolina’s world-class workforce and pro-business environment continue to promote the growth of businesses in all corners of our state, and today we celebrate QuaLex Manufacturing, LLC’s decision to expand their operations in Fairfield County.” –Secretary of Commerce Bobby Hitt

“Fairfield County continues to attract outstanding companies like QuaLex Manufacturing, LLC. We are thrilled with the decision to grow their business in our community and are confident that our labor and strategic location will help them continue to succeed.” –Fairfield County Council Chairman Moses Bell


  • QuaLex Manufacturing, LLC is expanding operations in Fairfield County.
  • The $2 million investment will create 60 new jobs.
  • QuaLex Manufacturing, LLC is a sheet metal fabrication company.
  • Located at 30 Commerce Boulevard in Ridgeway, S.C.
  • Individuals interested in joining the QuaLex Manufacturing, LLC team should call 803-233-7001. 

About S.C. Department of Commerce

As South Carolina’s leading economic development agency, the Department of Commerce works to recruit new businesses and help existing business grow. S.C. Commerce has recruited world-class companies to South Carolina such as BMW, Boeing, Continental, Giti Tire, LPL Financial Holdings, Mercedes-Benz Vans, Samsung, Toray and Volvo Cars and also supports startups, small and existing business, innovation and rural development initiatives. S.C. Commerce partners with the S.C. Technical College System via readySC to support workforce training and recruiting, and with the S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce, which provides worker training and employment opportunities within the state. With a strong international footprint, the Palmetto State has consistently been among the top in the nation for attracting jobs through foreign direct investment on a per capita basis. Additionally, the state has won the Gold or Silver Shovel Award from Area Development magazine every year since 2011. For more information, visit www.SCcommerce.com.


Alex Clark, CMP
Director of Marketing & Communications
South Carolina Department of Commerce
(803) 737-1998


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