Berkeley County Ranked 8th Best in U.S. for Attracting Talent

[November 14, 2019] According to the Post and Courier, Berkeley County ranked 8th in the Nation for attracting new talent. “A new report that measures counties’ attractiveness to new talent placed Berkeley County eighth among the nation’s top-ranking… Read More

Curtiss-Wright Cuts the Ribbon on New State-of-the-Art Facility in Berkeley County for Steam and Air Solutions

[November 7, 2019] – Welcome to Berkeley County, Curtiss-Wright. The company celebrated its Grand Opening and Commissioning Event on Thursday. The 135,000-square-foot facility is located inside the Charleston Trade Center off Interstate I-26 in Summerville. The Steam and… Read More

Locally Owned TemperaturePro Opens in Moncks Corner

[November 6, 2019] Welcome TemperaturePro to Moncks Corner, off U.S. 17A. TemperaturePro is a HVAC franchise that offers heating, cooling, and indoor air quality services. The company is run by a U.S. Navy veteran who was a machinist… Read More

Berkeley County Industries Recognized at South Carolina Manufacturing Conference

[Oct 30, 2019] “Communicate. Collaborate. Cooperate.” That’s what Governor Henry McMaster said at the Salute to Manufacturing Awards Luncheon today to honor industries around South Carolina. Two industries in Berkeley County were among the 20 statewide that were… Read More

SAPIENCE AUTOMATION TO ESTABLISH OPERATIONS IN BERKELEY COUNTY

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 Investment creating 26 jobs COLUMBIA, S.C. – Sapience Automation, a full-service integrator of robot systems, is establishing operations in Berkeley County. The $500,000 investment is expected to create 26 new jobs.  Focusing on the integration of… Read More

ManuFirst SC Students in Cross Plan for Graduation Celebration

[Oct 28, 2019] – Over 20 adult residents of the Cross community and surrounding area are preparing for a graduation ceremony for the ManuFirst SC program. The celebration will be held on Thursday, November 14, 2019, at 6pm… Read More

Trident Workforce Development Area Incumbent Worker Training Program Funding Available

[Oct. 23, 2019] Incumbent Worker Training funds (IWT) is being made available under provisions of the Workforce Innovations and Opportunity Act.   The Incumbent Worker Training (IWT) Program provides funding to help cover the costs of training needed to… Read More

Timberland High School opens state-of-the-art welding lab

(October 18, 2019) – The $500,000 welding lab is a result of the collaboration of the Berkeley County Economic Development, W International, Pacolet Milliken /Cooper River Partners and Berkeley Electric Cooperative. With the help of local business/industry partners,… Read More

New [email protected] Commercial Building Helps Growing Number of Small-Business Owners

Nexton Announces Groundbreaking of High-Profile Commercial Property [email protected] Summerville, S.C. – July 9, 2019 – Nexton, a 5,000-acre master-planned community under development in the heart of Charleston’s I-26 growth corridor in Summerville, South Carolina, announced today the groundbreaking of [email protected],… Read More

Berkeley County Announces Scholarships for Manufacturing Training in St. Stephen

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Friday, May 31, 2019) Berkeley County will host an information meeting to provide training for manufacturing positions on Thursday, June 13th at 6 p.m. The meeting will be held at St. Stephen Elementary School…. Read More