Lufkin's Lockheed Martin Plant announces $3.5 million expansion plan

Lufkin's Lockheed Martin Plant announces $3.5 million expansion plan
Lockheed Martin Plant (Source: KTRE Staff)

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - The Lufkin Lockheed Martin Plant has announced an expansion plan that includes adding more jobs and improving its facilities.

The news comes after the Lufkin Economic Development Board approved adding more than 125 jobs in the area last week.

The company says it plans to invest a minimum of $3.5 million for upgrades to a building and for the purchase of additional equipment.

The board is presenting the agreement to city council on Tuesday.

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