Company: Astro Industries Inc.
Founded in: 1982
What they do: Produces product plating services for industrial products and grinding and polishing products. Key customers are in the paper, logging, machine parts, mining, gas and oil industries.
How they’re growing: Astro Industries is constructing a 20,000-square-foot addition to its existing facility to help the company meet existing demand as accommodate future production and sales. The expansion, which is expected to be completed in early 2015, will create about 20 new jobs.
What they’re saying: “In the last 15 years, Astro Industries has expanded three different times and WEDC is pleased that we are able to assist with the latest expansion project,” – Reed Hall, secretary and CEO of the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation