Richmond KY Business & Industry

Summary of Recent Locations and Expansions, 2013-Present

Reported
Companies Jobs Investment
Manufacturing Location 2 187-195 $8,487,910
Manufacturing Expansion 5 133 $9,340,000
Supportive/Service Location 0 0 $0
Supportive/Service Expansion 0 0 $0
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Note: Totals include announced locations and expansions.
Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (10/21/2014).

Employment by Major Industry by Place of Work, 2013
Madison County Labor Market Area
Employment Percent Employment Percent
All Industries 33,565 100.0 326,382 100.0
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 0 0.0 N/A N/A
Mining 0 0.0 N/A N/A
Construction 1,072 3.2 11,924 3.7
Manufacturing 4,958 14.8 43,009 13.2
Trade, Transportation, and Utilities 4,981 14.8 58,714 18.0
Information 574 1.7 7,294 2.2
Financial Activities 866 2.6 11,694 3.6
Services 13,945 41.5 122,735 37.6
Public Administration 1,994 5.9 12,204 3.7
Other 9 0.0 N/A N/A
Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Top 20 by Employment (Manufacturing & Service & Technology Firms Only)
Firm Product(s)/Service(s) Emp. Year
Established
Richmond
AGC Glass Co NA Automotive glass 168 1997
Asahi Bluegrass Forge Corporation Automotive press forging, gears, bearings, joints 48 2012
Asahi Forge of America Corporation Hot forge manufacturing for the automotive industry 62 2003
B & H Tool Works Inc A full service tooling, machining, stamping, and fabrication job shop. Capabilities include CNC, EDM, and laser machining. Progressive and hand transfer stamping capabilities 85 1978
Blue Grass Chemical Agent Destruction Pilot Plant Bechtel Parsons Blue Grass, a joint venture, is a systems contracted selected by DOD’s PEO Assembled Chemical Weapons Alternative program to design, build, systemize, test, operate, and close a facility to destroy chemical weapons stockpiles. 220 2003
Blue Grass Plating Co LLC Zinc, black oxide, phosphate, electroplating, electrocoating 47 1969
EnerSys Lead acid industrial batteries 480 1976
Gill GRS & S Automotive stamping 186 2004
Kokoku Rubber Inc Compression and injection molding of rubber components incl. syringe stoppers, auto. seals, gaskets, o-rings and belts for bus. m/c’s. 111 1988
Lectrodryer LLC Designs and manufactures desiccant dryers and purification systems for the removal of humidity and other impurities from air, gases and liquids 74 1932
Precision Tube Inc Tube fabricating, wire forming, forklift components and CNC machining 63 1979
Qualex Machining Metal turning, threading, grooving, milling, drilling, tapping and welding 125 1994
Quanex Building Products Vinyl extrusions 235 1995
Richmond Auto Parts Technology Inc Automotive transmission gears; chassis components and automatic transmission components 186 1998
Sherwin-Williams Company Automotive coatings & finishes, Thompson’s Waterseal woodcare products, military & industrial coatings 300 1976
Sherwin-Williams Company Distribution of coatings related products and material for the Sherwin Williams Company. 65 1995
TEBCO of Kentucky Inc Manufacture truck bodies and related equipment and distribution 40 1991
The Okonite Company Insulated electrical cable 249 1969
Uncle Charlie’s Meats Inc Meat processing, packaging and distribution 40 1957
Xerox Provide business processing solutions. 150 2001
Source: Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (6/9/2016).

 

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