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Pool manufacturer to invest $6 million, bring 200 jobs to Marion County

Leisure Pools and Spas North America to expand in Marion, South Carolina, expects to be operational by end of 2020
Credit: Leisure Pool and Spas North America

COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina Governor's Office announced Leisure Pools and Spas North America, Inc., a leading fiberglass in-ground pool manufacturer, will be establishing operations in Marion County.

The company plans to invest just over $6 million and bring 200 new jobs to the area. The facility will specialize in the manufacturing of composite swimming pools, underground fuel tanks, water storage tanks, computer numerical control (CNC) robotic molding and other related tools.

According to the announcement, the plant located at 1313 Highway 76 in Marion will be operational by the end of 2020. Hiring for positions has already begun -- interested parties should visit leisurepoolsusa.com/join-our-team/.

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The former Beneteau building, 1313 Hwy 76, Marion, SC

The South Carolina Coordinating Council for Economic Development has approved job development credits related to this project.