a_d
Thursday, February 7th, 2013
By Christine Henderson
Setex expanding
  ST. MARYS - Setex Inc. broke ground this week for a 40,000-square-foot addition to its welding facility at 1701 McKinley Road, St. Marys. Completion is expected by the end of May.
The expansion will mean additional production jobs at the company's two facilities on McKinley Road, Scott Rosenbeck, human resources manager, said. The number of jobs to be added in late 2013 and early 2014 has not been determined.
Early next year the company will expand its operations by supplying additional seating components to Honda of America for the Acura automobile. The building expansion is needed for the Acura business, according to a news release.
The current welding facility is at capacity and makes complete seat frames for the Honda Accord, Pilot and Acura MDX vehicles.
Setex, an affiliate of A Tachi-S Ltd./Johnson Controls Inc. Co., has been an automotive supplier to Honda for 25 years.
Additional online stories for this date
Print edition only stories for this date
• Minster only local district expected to see more funding
• Partisan candidates file
• Residents to benefit from welfare system upgrade
• Man enters guilty plea
• Minster resident appears in movie
• Cross to perform on stage at Niswonger Performing Arts Center
• MAC championship chase enters the final stretch
• Celina is hosting Kenton on Friday
• Kauffman decides to play football at Dayton
• Kanney will run at Ohio State as preferred walk-on
• Cavs' trio to play football in college
a_d
Sunday Night
50°
Thunderstorms Likely
68%
Monday
59°
Mostly Cloudy
17%
Monday Night
46°
Mostly Cloudy
15%
Tuesday
63°
Partly Sunny
11%
Tuesday Night
48°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
27%
Wednesday
62°
Chance Rain Showers
42%
Wednesday Night
41°
Chance Rain Showers
25%
Thursday
58°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
21%
Thursday Night
42°
Partly Cloudy
14%
Friday
63°
Partly Sunny
14%
Friday Night
46°
Partly Cloudy
13%
3 Day
Extended
a_d
a_da_da_d