Berry Global Group has announced plans to expand its manufacturing facility in downtown Evansville, Ind.
The plastic packaging products manufacturer will spend more than $70 million on the expansion project which will create up to 150 new jobs by 2020.
The project includes the installation of new thermoforming lines to produce plastic packaging at the manufacturing facility in Evansville.
“The city of Evansville is honored to be the home of Berry Global,” Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke said in a statement, noting that the company “has invested hundreds of millions of dollars in new technology in our city over the past five decades, creating new jobs with each new investment.”
Berry Global hasn’t disclose any further details about the expansion project.