CB&I to close Laurens facility, affecting 250 employees

Sep 15 Written by 

CB&I informed employees at their Laurens location on Friday morning that the facility will be closing by the end of March 2018.

CB&I (Chicago Bridge and Iron) employees approximately 250 workers in their Laurens facility.

“After careful evaluation, CB&I has decided to close the facility for economic reasons,” said Gentry Brann, senior vice president-global communications and brand management.

In 2015, CB&I announced the acquisition of the BF Shaw plant and a $4.4 million investment that would create 56 new jobs. 

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