Italy’s Morganton Pressure Vessels building manufacturing facility in Bay Minette, hiring up to 70 associates
BAY MINETTE, Ala. – The Baldwin County Economic Development Alliance announcex that Morganton Pressure Vessels has established a new manufacturing facility in Bay Minette, creating 30 local employment opportunities initially and an expected 70 at full production.
Morganton Pressure Vessels is the North American subset of parent company Baglioni Group SPA, a compressed-air systems manufacturing group based in Novara, Italy with 11 locations and 800 employees worldwide across Europe, North America and China. The company will invest an initial $1.5 million in the new Bay Minette facility, located on the former Citation Aluminum site.
“Our new Bay Minette facility is ideal logistically. The area helps support our standards in quality and competitiveness, and the proximity to the market is a main point for our business success,” said Franco Tartaglino, President and CEO of Baglioni Group SPA. “Bay Minette is a key location for at least three of our divisions, and is close to SPV and petrochemical industry customers, as well to main sea ports.”
Baglioni Group is active in the production of four major product divisions, including vessels, special pressure equipment, cryogenics, and oil and gas. Its products are certified to meet all pressure-containing vessel regulatory standards, both domestic and international. The new Morganton Pressure Vessels Bay Minette facility will produce standard and customized pressure vessels that will serve North American consumers in the compressed air and oil and gas industries.
READ MORE of this story at Baldwin County Economic Development. Photo courtesy of Morganton Pressure Vessels.