Virginia gov announces $8.5M firm expansion, 105 new jobs

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A company that makes piping systems is expanding in Virginia and plans to create 105 new manufacturing jobs.

Gov. Ralph Northam announced Wednesday that High Purity Systems plans to spend $8.5 million to build a 30,000-square-foot facility for piping fabrication.

The company makes piping systems for a variety of industries, including biopharmaceuticals and aerospace companies.

The state will provide incentives to High Purity Systems through the Virginia Jobs Investment Program and other tax breaks.

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