Genetec Global Technologies Inc., Simpsonville, S.C. — a provider of automation solutions for
industries including textile, healthcare and automotive; and a subsidiary of Genetec Technology
Berhad, Malaysia — will expand its Genetec Technology Automation operations in Simpsonville, with
the expectation of adding 160 jobs.
The $1.2 million expansion will include sales, engineering and assembly capabilities for
providing custom automation equipment. The company will make considerable use of local machining
and fabrication suppliers to provide manufacturing services.
“This expansion will help augment our other businesses — Systems South in Fountain Inn, S.C.
and IP Systems in Denver — by expanding our market share with innovative designs, increased
capacity and global support,” said Dan Gehrman, vice president, Genetec Technology Automation.