Silgan Containers expanding operations in Lancaster County

August 11, 2020

More Than $9.7 Million Investment Will Create 16 New Jobs

Silgan Containers, a leading manufacturer of metal food packaging, announced plans to expand operations in Lancaster County. The company’s more than $9.7 million investment is projected to create 16 new jobs over the next five years.

Founded in 1987, Silgan Containers is a solutions-based manufacturer of metal containers for shelf-stable food and general line products.

Located at 1531 Camp Creek Road, Silgan Containers’ Lancaster County facility manufactures cans for food customers across the Southeast.

The company’s expansion is expected to be completed by the end of 2021. Individuals interested in joining the Silgan Containers team should visit

“Silgan is proud to make this investment in Lancaster, S.C., which will provide job security and opportunities to our great team of employees in Lancaster. The state and county’s positive business climate combined with an excellent workforce have helped make this investment possible,” said Silgan Plant Manager John Wilbert.