$19.4 million investment to create new growth opportunities
Shamrock Technologies, Inc. (Shamrock), one of the world’s largest processors and developers of specialty natural and synthetic wax additives, today announced plans to establish operations in Laurens County, South Carolina. The company’s $19.4 million investment will create growth opportunities in emerging markets.
A family-owned company for more than 80 years, Shamrock is a leader in recycling fluorinated polymers to produce application-specific micropowders. The company manufactures a variety of technology-based products, which are processed into high-engineered plastics, grease and lubricants, for use ranging from farm equipment to automotive gears and airplanes.
Located at 101 Connexial Blvd. in Gray Court, Shamrock’s Laurens County operations will primarily manufacture micronized wax, dispersions and emulsions and related products.
Operations are expected to be online by early 2023. Individuals interested in joining the Shamrock team should visit the company’s careers page.
The Coordinating Council for Economic Development has approved job development credits related to this project.
“Shamrock Technologies is excited to be making our next investment in Laurens County as we expand our global footprint to prepare for future growth. With the highly supportive business environment and the ready availability of local professional talent, we look forward to developing and launching our new series of green and biobased specialty products in support of the circular economy right here in South Carolina.” -Shamrock Technologies, Inc. President Joon Choo
“We are excited to welcome Shamrock Technologies, Inc. to Laurens County. We are proud that Laurens County continues to be a great place to do business and can attract a wide array of industry types. We are grateful for this announcement and the opportunities it will provide to our citizens.” -Laurens County Council Chair Brown Patterson
FIVE FAST FACTS
- Shamrock Technologies, Inc. (Shamrock) is establishing operations in Laurens County.
- The $19.4 million investment will create growth opportunities in emerging markets.
- Shamrock is one of the world’s largest processors of micronized fluorinated polymers and manufacturers of specialty wax-based products.
- Located at 101 Connexial Blvd. in Gray Court, S.C.
- Individuals interested in joining the Shamrock team should visit the company’s careers page.