Whitehall Industries http://wkms.org en Whitehall Industries Breaks Ground in Paducah http://wkms.org/post/whitehall-industries-breaks-ground-paducah <p></p><p>An auto parts manufacturer coming to Paducah broke ground on its nearly $13 million project today.</p><p>Whitehall Industries plans to create 150 new jobs to make aluminum automobile parts. Those parts are in high demand due to increasing fuel efficiency standards. Tue, 25 Jun 2013 21:11:03 +0000 Whitney Jones 32486 at http://wkms.org Whitehall Industries Breaks Ground in Paducah Whitehall Industries to Bring 150 Jobs to McCracken County http://wkms.org/post/whitehall-industries-bring-150-jobs-mccracken-county <p></p><p>An automotive business is set to bring 150 jobs and make an 11 million dollar investment in McCracken County. Whitehall Industries makes aluminum parts for automobiles.</p><p>Paducah Economic Development President Chad Chancellor said the manufacturer is planning to move into the Tyler Mountain Water building that has been vacant for several years. Chancellor said the company is waiting on the results of an environmental study, which should be final within a month.</p><p><em>“We’ve been wanting an automotive supplier for a while because there’s automotive all around us,” he said. “I think it will be great to take an asset that’s sitting there with no jobs in it and turn it into a project like this.”</em> Fri, 29 Mar 2013 21:08:51 +0000 Whitney Jones 29951 at http://wkms.org Whitehall Industries to Bring 150 Jobs to McCracken County