New Business Moving Into Abandoned Herrin Plant

New Business Moving Into Abandoned Herrin Plant

Herrin – The city of Herrin is welcoming a new business, and with it new jobs. According to a release from Mayor Steve Frattini, the West Virginia Based Hydraulics Company “Swanson Industries” is setting up operations in the former Maytag\Whirlpool facility. The release states that Swanson is “a global leader in engineered hydraulics providing hydraulic cylinder manufacturing, remanufacturing, and repair services. Jobs for the Herrin site are already being posted on the company’s website, www.swansoncareers.com/positions.php.