Garyville, La. - Governor Bobby Jindal announced on Thursday that the Nalco Company is expanding, building a dry polymer production facility at its Garyville plant.
The governor says the expansion will creating 22 direct jobs and retain 235 existing jobs at the facility. It's also estimated the polymer facility will create an estimated 167 new indirect jobs.
Nalco, which completed a merger with Ecolab Inc. late last year, will invest $18.7 million in the expansion.