CCAM was delighted to welcome new neighbor, PGT Innovations, to the Commonwealth and Prince George County. The Governor made his announcement this morning at CCAM and was joined by state and local officials and members of the community.
Premium Window and Door Manufacturer to Establish New Facility in Virginia, Creating 659 New Jobs
PGT Innovations to invest $54.3 million in former Rolls-Royce facility in Prince George County
RICHMOND, VA — Governor Glenn Youngkin today announced that PGT Innovations, Inc. (NYSE: PGTI), a national leader in the premium window, door, and garage door industry, will invest $54.3 million to establish a new glass manufacturing operation, Triple Diamond Glass™, in the former Rolls-Royce facility at the Crosspointe Logistics Center, owned by SL Industrial Partners, an affiliate of the Silverman Group, in Prince George County. Virginia successfully competed with Arizona for the project, which will create 659 new jobs.
“Today’s announcement is a gamechanger that will put more than 650 Virginians back to work, return the shuttered Rolls-Royce facility to productive use, and expand PGT Innovations’ footprint and brand into Virginia,” said Governor Glenn Youngkin. “Manufacturing is on the rebound, and the Commonwealth is leading the way. We look forward to supporting the future success of PGT Innovations in Prince George County.”
“PGT Innovations and the Commonwealth of Virginia have innovation and drive in common, and I am confident the company will thrive in Prince George County,” said Secretary of Commerce and Trade Caren Merrick. “We are preparing our workforce with in-demand, marketable skills to grow the talent pipeline so leaders like PGT Innovations have a constant stream of talent available to match its growth, and we encourage interested applicants to visit www.vacareers.pgtinnovations.com and apply for these 21st-century jobs.”