Pasco County Major Announcements

June 19, 2018

TouchPoint Medical Inc. to Relocate Operations from  Multiple States to Pasco County, Florida

Medical manufacturing company  will bring 228 total jobs and a capital investment of over $23 million

PASCO COUNTY, FLORIDA (June 19, 2018) — Today Pasco County and the Pasco EDC announced TouchPoint Medical Inc., a leading global provider of innovative and intelligent hardware and software solutions that enable safe and effective delivery of outstanding patient care, will relocate their operations from numerous states to Pasco County, Florida. TouchPoint Medical will purchase land and create a new 118,200 square feet facility. This relocation will create 116 new jobs and more than $23 million in new capital investment....(Read More)

February 20, 2018

Welbilt to Add 110 New Jobs and Expand Its Customer and Technology Center in Pasco County, Florida

Foodservice Innovation Leader Plans 42,000 Square Foot Expansion.  

Welbilt Inc. (NYSE: WBT), a leading commercial foodservice equipment manufacturer, will enlarge their presence in Pasco County, which is in the greater Tampa Bay area of Florida. Welbilt will remodel and expand their research and development labs by adding an additional 42,000 square feet of laboratory, test kitchen space and an improved customer experience center.  The expansion will create 110 jobs and more than $10 million in new capital investment in Pasco County over the next three years....(Read More)

October 2, 2017

Meopta U.S.A. Chooses Pasco County for Hi-Tech Manufacturing Facility

Photonics company to create 47 new jobs. 

The Pasco Economic Development Council (Pasco EDC) and Pasco County worked together to recruit Meopta U.S.A. (Meopta), to open a new facility in west Pasco. Meopta plans on using the Pasco County Job Creation Incentive Program in hiring 47 new positions in advanced manufacturing.  Meopta is a manufacturer that has been headquartered in Hauppauge, New York, for 20 years. They specialize in the manufacturing and distribution of precision optics including binoculars, and spotting and rifle scopes. ...(Read More)

August 31, 2017

UC Synergetic Expands Office in Pasco

Engineering company to create 25 new jobs.

The Pasco Economic Development Council (Pasco EDC) assisted UC Synergetic to expand their regional operations in ComPark 75 in the Wesley Chapel Area. The engineering company expects to create 25 new jobs in addition to the 80 current employees in the new 19,000-square foot office location.

“Pasco County’s business community is growing along with our economy,” said Mike Moore, Chairman of the Pasco County Commission. “It makes sense UC Synergetic wants to expand in Pasco, they will have access to a great workforce.”....(Read More)

July 26, 2017

Superior Precast, LLC. begins their search to hire 27 new employees by September    

Superior Precast is a new FDOT project supplier, manufacturing precast concrete products for The Reinforced Earth Company to be used in the construction of major road projects in Florida.  After working closely with the Pasco EDC, Berkshire Hathaway Commercial Division, Pasco County, and Dade City, Superior decided to locate into 62,777 square feet of industrial space in the Dade City Business Center.

“Big things are happening here in Dade City,” exclaimed Dade City Mayor, Camille Hernandez. “We’re happy to have them here, and to add that many jobs to our local economy is truly amazing.” Pasco County District 1 Commissioner, Ron Oakley, shares similar thoughts with the Mayor. Oakley expressed, “We need strong and stable jobs for our residents and to win this project is exciting.” … (Read More)

September 22, 2016

TRU Simulation + Training Expands Its East Coast ProFlight® Pilot Training Facility

TRU Simulation + Training Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced that it entered phase II of its expansion plan for its Pilot Training Center in Lutz, Florida located in Pasco County.  Phase II of the expansion will create approximately 100 jobs in TRU’s training business within four years and generate more than $29 million in capital investment.

Phase I was previously completed in 2015 when 15,000 square feet of existing space was converted into Training Center Operations. TRU Simulation + Training’s Tampa facility specializes in business and military simulator manufacturing as well as serving as an FAA-certified Part 142 OEM-supported Pilot Training Center for several Textron Aviation products… (Read More)

August 23, 2016

METTLER TOLEDO Announces New Facility to be Built in Pasco County

The Pasco Economic Development Council gathered with representatives from Enterprise Florida and Pasco County officials to announce that METTLER TOLEDO will construct a new 250,000-square-foot facility at a site adjacent to the Suncoast Parkway in Lutz, Florida.  The new facility, built for the company’s Product Inspection Division, will be home to more than 500 employees, including 185 new positions and 320 retained jobs.  More than $30 million in capital will be invested in the region.

METTLER TOLEDO’s Product Inspection Division is the global market leader in the field of check-weighing, industrial metal detection, and x-ray inspection systems for the food, pharmaceutical, and packaged consumer goods industries… (Read More)

July 23, 2015

Leggett & Platt to Employ Over 100 in new Pasco County Facility

Leggett & Platt (NYSE: LEG), a global manufacturer of diversified products, announced today that it will be locating a new manufacturing facility in northwest Pasco County near Spring Hill. The new operation will be located at 15800 Hudson Avenue, an 80,000 square-foot facility the Company owns. The expansion is expected to create approximately 124 new jobs over the next few months… (Read More)


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Major Announcements
Tom Ryan
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