Building Materials Manufacturer Expands in Erie County

CertainTeed Expands in Milan, Ohio

Company Makes $37M Capital Investment in Northeast Ohio

CertainTeed Invests in Ohio

CertainTeed Corporation, a leading North American manufacturer of building materials, recently announced its plans to expand its 55-acre roofing shingle manufacturing factory in Milan, Ohio. The company partnered with several Erie County-based economic and community development groups to make the project possible.

With a completion date set for the end of 2020, the facility expansion will support materials processing, logistics and vertical integration of CertainTeed’s existing operations.

An economic development team—including the Erie County Economic Development Corporation, JobsOhio and Team NEO – worked with CertainTeed to provide support and coordination with various government agencies, utilities and rail companies to ensure smooth progression of the project. Entities involved included Columbia Gas, TransCanada, the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio, Norfolk Southern, the Ohio Rail Development Commission and the Ohio Department of Transportation.

Read the complete press release to learn more.