Wagner Systems expects to hire 30 people over the next five years at its new operations in Ladson, according to a news release.
The company, which has facilities outside of Chicago and in Boulder, Colo., manufacturers systems for the surface finishing of liquid paints, powder coating and adhesives.
About $2.3 million will be invested into the new facility, located in the Atlas Commerce Center at 8351 Palmetto Commerce Parkway. It is expected to open late this summer. Hiring will begin later this quarter.
Wagner’s coating applications are used in automotive, aerospace, infrastructure, domestic appliances and furniture industries. The company has 1,500 employees globally.