SGL Automotive Fibers
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SGL Automotive Carbon Fibers, LLC is a joint venture between SGL Carbon and BMW Auto. The joint venture was formed to manufacture carbon fiber for use in the chassis of BMW's Megacity Vehicle.
The facility will be constructed just east of the Grant County International Airport and the first phase will employ 80 people. Several thousand tons of carbon fiber will be manufactured each year at the facility.
Construction began in July of 2010.
|SOC||Occupation||% of Industry||Average Yearly Salary|
|51-2022||Electrical and Electronic Equipment Assemblers||14.21%||$35,420|
|51-1011||First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers||3.76%||$60,240|
|51-4021||Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic||3.32%||$36,660|
|51-9061||Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers and Weighers||2.97%||$40,500|
|53-7062||Laborers and Freight, Stock and Material Movers, Hand||2.67%||$34,150|
|51-4081||Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic||2.04%||$37,070|
|43-5071||Shipping, Receiving and Traffic Clerks||1.87%||$34,940|
|49-9071||Maintenance and Repair Workers, General||1.56%||$43,970|
|51-4072||Molding, Coremaking and Casting Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic||1.47%||$34,370|