Aurora Breaks Ground for Expansion
Aurora Plastics broke ground for the expansion of its
operations located in Streetsboro, Ohio. The expansion
will allow the company to add to its thermoplastic
compounding capabilities in rigid PVC, rigid PVC alloys
and CPVC, providing more than 100 million pounds of
“We see continued strength in our end markets for Aurora’s
products and services over the next several years.
This investment in added capacity and capabilities allows
us to further accelerate our growth and enables innovative
new product development,” explains Darrel Hughes,
chief executive officer, Aurora Plastics.
The Streetsboro, Ohio, location is the company’s
largest facility and has an excellent track record, delivering
the highest quality compounds with outstanding
service while operating safely for over twenty years.
“Streetsboro operations are industry leading, incorporating
sophisticated compounding assets and process
controls. Streetsboro is also the location of our rigid-polymer
technical center,” says Hughes.
Project completion is expected in the 4th quarter of
2023. This development complements capabilities at
other Aurora Plastics facilities and expansions across the
company’s extensive network. In addition to an increased
footprint and additional capacity, the expansion will also
create 30 new jobs in Streetsboro.
For more information, contact Aurora Plastics, 9280 Jefferson
St., Streetsboro, Ohio 44241, 330-422-0700, Fax:
330-626-6450, Web: www.auroraplastics.com.