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Pro-Tec Expansion Unveiled

Monday, May 13, 2013                                           4:15 PM                                          

An expansion at Pro-Tec Coating Co. in Leipsic will help automakers meet stricter fuel economy standards in the future. A $400,000, 450,000 square-foot expansion, unveiled today, will treat lightweight steel and will employ 80 additional employees according to the Courier. Before the new line begins treating steel, certification must be granted from the various automakers to treat their assorted parts. The new plant should be operating at full capacity within two years. The steel which Pro-Tec's new line will heat and treat will be up to 30 percent lighter.

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