Coated fabrics manufacturer to build new production and distribution facility in Tennessee

July 13, 2023
The 350,000-square-foot facility will employ 58 workers and will be the company’s fourth plant in the area.

Seaman Corporation has announced plans to build a new manufacturing and distribution facility in Bristol, Tennessee. The 350,000-square-foot facility will employ 58 workers and will be the company’s fourth plant in the area. According to Seaman, the expansion will allow the company to better meet demand for its roofing, architectural, military, and industrial coated fabrics. The new facility will also feature new hot melt coating equipment.

In a recent quote, Seaman Corporation CEO Jeff Swartz said, “This is an exciting venture for Seaman Corp and a great opportunity to further our commitment to the Bristol community. We are proud of our partnership with the State of Tennessee and Sullivan County and glad to have the support of Governor Lee and Commissioner McWhorter as we expand our business.”

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