The Marlboro County Council and the Marlboro County Economic Development Partnership announced Thursday that Industrial Performance Partners of South Carolina is expanding the company’s Marlboro County location, with plans for total plant employment to be at 100 jobs by year’s end. IPP is manufacturing a new product line of detachable gooseneck heavy equipment trailers at the Marlboro County facility.
This exapansion includes the recent purchase of the former Ox Bodies industrial building located in the Marlboro County Industrial Park. The company has leased the space since May 2009. The plant currently staffs 30 full-time employees.