Company to create 20 new jobs!

Original Announcement

COLUMBIA, S.C. – SynTech Design, a subsidiary of Synergy Steel, today announced plans to establish operations in Lancaster County. The $450,000 investment will create 20 new jobs.

Established earlier this year, SynTech Design provides 3D Building Information Modeling (BIM) and design services to clients across the United States.

Located at 1041 Red Ventures Drive in Indian Land, SynTech Design’s new operations bring the division closer to Synergy Steel’s manufacturing facility in Lancaster and enhance the division’s access to the region’s engineering talent pool.

The facility is expected to be completed by November 2020. Individuals interested in joining the SynTech Design team should visit https://synergysteelcorp.com/contact/.

QUOTES

“Synergy Steel is committed to the quality of life of our employees. Relocating SynTech Design to Lancaster County enhances that balance of home life and work that our employees deserve. Synergy Steel is committed to being a leading employer in Lancaster County by providing a culture where everyone is valued and appreciated. We thoroughly enjoy our relationship with the Lancaster County Department of Economic Development and South Carolina Department of Commerce. Their continued dedication to our success is very much appreciated.” -Synergy Steel Principal Brian Iagnemma

“We’re proud to celebrate anytime a company decides to establish operations in our state. This is a milestone for SynTech Design and Lancaster County, and I’m excited to see what this company will accomplish within our borders.” -Gov. Henry McMaster

“SynTech Design’s decision to invest in Lancaster County is another indication that our state’s business-friendly climate provides the perfect foundation for organizations of all types to be successful. I look forward to their growth and wish them continued success here.” -Secretary of Commerce Bobby Hitt

“Lancaster County is excited that SynTech Design is locating and expanding to Indian Land. Since establishing operations in Lancaster two years ago, Synergy Steel has hit the ground running, and the decision to bring their engineering and software development function here is a strong testimonial to our attractive business climate and available professional talent.” –Lancaster County Council Chairman Steve Harper 

“Synergy Steel, the Lancaster County Department of Economic Development and S.C. Department of Commerce have enjoyed a tremendous partnership over the last several years, and it played a major role in the company’s decision to bring SynTech Design to Indian Land. The operation’s skilled technical jobs are indicative of the diverse business landscape that companies find in Lancaster County.” –Lancaster County Economic Development Director Jamie Gilbert

FIVE FAST FACTS

  • SynTech Design is establishing operations in Lancaster County.
  • The $450,000 investment will create 20 new jobs.
  • SynTech Design is a subsidiary of Synergy Steel.
  • Located at 1041 Red Ventures Drive in Indian Land, S.C.
  • Individuals interested in joining the SynTech Design team should visit https://synergysteelcorp.com/contact/.

About S.C. Department of Commerce

As South Carolina’s leading economic development agency, the Department of Commerce works to recruit new businesses and help existing business grow. S.C. Commerce has recruited world-class companies to South Carolina such as BMW, Boeing, Continental, Giti Tire, LPL Financial Holdings, Mercedes-Benz Vans, Samsung, Toray and Volvo Cars and also supports startups, small and existing business, innovation and rural development initiatives. S.C. Commerce partners with the S.C. Technical College System via readySC to support workforce training and recruiting, and with the S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce, which provides worker training and employment opportunities within the state. With a strong international footprint, the Palmetto State has consistently been among the top in the nation for attracting jobs through foreign direct investment on a per capita basis. Additionally, the state has won the Gold or Silver Shovel Award from Area Development magazine every year since 2011. For more information, visit www.SCcommerce.com.

 

MEDIA CONTACT:

Alex Clark, CMP

Director of Marketing & Communications

South Carolina Department of Commerce

(803) 737-1998

aclark@sccommerce.com

www.SCcommerce.com