A large crowd was on hand for Wednesday afternoon’s formal announcement and official welcoming of Dr. Schneider Automotive Systems to Russell Springs.
The Germany based automotive supplier chose Russell Springs over 68 other locations.
Governor Steve Beshear attended the event and said Kentucky has some 60 German based companies that employee more than 8,300 Kentuckians.
Dr. Schneider Automotive is locating in the industrial park in the Middletown community. The company will employee 155 persons and is investing $29 million dollars in the local project.