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Van de Wiele, Inc. to add Chattanooga facility

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Van De Wiele, one of the largest manufacturers of high performing machines for the textile industry, plans to invest $5 million in a Chattanooga facility that will create around 35 jobs and provide service and support for the company's U.S. operations. 

The new facility will include a state of the art sampling and development center for tufting, following Van de Wiele's recent acquisition of tufting machine manufacturer Cobble.

Officials with the company say they plan to move the entire U.S. operation to the Chattanooga area following completion of the new facility in Ooltewah, which is slated for the end of 2014.



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