BorgWarner Inc. expanding operations in Oconee County

September 20, 2017

OCONEE COUNTY, SCBorgWarner Inc., a global leader in clean and efficient technology solutions for combustion, hybrid, and electric vehicles, is expanding its operations in Oconee County. The $71.9 million investment is projected to create more than 160 new jobs. This announcement represents the company’s third expansion since 2013.

Today, as one of the top suppliers for the global automotive industry, BorgWarner operates 62 facilities in 17 countries, employing approximately 27,000 associates worldwide. With a diverse customer base, the company serves a variety of markets, including the passenger car and light truck, commercial vehicle, off-highway, construction, and agricultural markets.

To support additional business awarded to the company this year, BorgWarner will invest in capital, equipment and infrastructure at its existing facilities located at 15545 Wells Highway in Seneca, S.C. Hiring for the new positions is projected to begin in late 2017, and those interested in joining the BorgWarner team should visit the company’s careers page online. For more information on BorgWarner Inc., visit

The Coordinating Council for Economic Development has approved job development credits related to this project.