Gov. Edwards, LED, and BRAC pleased with Cortec expansion in Port Allen

$2.5 million investment to increase area’s economy

BATON ROUGE, La. (LOCAL 33 ) (FOX 44) – A manufacturing company has announced it will invest $2.5 million to expand one of its facilities in Port Allen.

Cortec LLC, a leading manufacturer of high quality valves and flow line equipment for production in the global oil and gas industry, made the expansion announcement Thursday July 12 which will create four new direct jobs as well as increase the total payroll of the facility to over $3.3 million while retaining 42 existing jobs.

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