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  • Located on the southern border of Virginia, Martinsville - Henry County is a thriving community conveniently positioned within a day's drive of 60% of the U.S. population

    and over a third of the nation's industrial manufacturers. Martinsville - Henry County is positioned 50 miles south of Roanoke, Virginia and 50 miles north of Greensboro, North Carolina - home to the Piedmont Triad International Airport. With our roots in furniture and textile manufacturing, we have undergone a transformation of our economy over the past 10 years.

    We are now home to plastics and polymer processors, logistics and distribution companies, food processors and more. Perhaps best known for the Martinsville Speedway, our community is educated, loyal, hardworking, and ready to work for you!

  • Business Centre

    Commonwealth Crossing Business Centre is set to open soon in Martinsville - Henry County. The new business park will be developed on 726 acres along the North Carolina border, approximately 30 miles north of Greensboro's Piedmont Triad International Airport. The park is rail served, and will have sites up to 280 acres with 200 acres of construction-ready pad.

    Located near US 220 South at the Virginia / North Carolina state line
    Four-lane access to nearby interstates
    Total Acreage: 726 acres
    Tract 1: 280 acres (200 pad acres)
    Adjacent to the Norfolk Southern Railway Mainline
    Only 33 miles to the Piedmont Triad International Airport and the new
    FedEx Mid-Atlantic Hub in Greensboro, NC

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Kilgour Industries Ltd. to invest $27.3 million in first U.S. operation

Governor McAuliffe said, "Securing an investment of this magnitude and 155 new jobs for a region that is continuing to rebound economically is a tremendous win for Virginia ..."

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Commonwealth Laminating & Coating to Expand Again
Commonwealth Laminating & Coating to Expand Again
   Second Expansion in Nine Months

Commonwealth Laminating & Coating, Inc. (CLC), a manufacturing company with a strong emphasis on solar-control window films and precision, high-performance coatings, will invest $5.45 million to expand its operation in Henry County. This project will create 60 news jobs, and represents CLC's second major expansion in less than one year. CLC is purchasing the shell building in the Patriot Centre Industrial Park.   The facility will be used immediately as a national distribution center for its high-demand products. The property also secures available space for future manufacturing growth.

CLC combines a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility, proprietary and highly technical processes, efficient global distribution capabilities, and a flexible work force to produce a broad range of high-quality products. All CLC products are made at the Henry County facility on the industry's newest, and most advanced manufacturing equipment. Additionally, CLC's technical and responsive team is focused on developing cutting-edge and innovative technology to meet the evolving needs of the industry.

"The new Martinsville site will provide essential warehouse and office space, establish a world-wide master distribution center and create a world-class facility for anticipated future factory expansions," said Steve Phillips, CEO of CLC. "The support we have received from both Martinsville-Henry County and the State of Virginia continues to make Southern Virginia an excellent environment for a growing manufacturing company that competes on the world stage."