PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — Amthor International announced a capital plan of $30 million for its new truck-mounted tanks facility.

According to a release, the funds will go toward the construction of a 33,000-square-foot facility in Gretna Industrial Park.

“Gretna is our home and will be for years to come and that is why we are planning a second manufacturing plant to help us keep up with the global demand for our products,” said Brian Amthor, Executive Vice-President of Amthor International.

Amthor International is a manufacturing company for truck-mounted tanks such as propane, mining, water, and more. The company has been in Gretna since 1992 and says that this will be its third expansion since.

The company says it is investing over $4 million to create 60 jobs with the facility. The release states the company plans to hire more people as positions open over the next two years.

“The Town of Gretna and the Gretna community are very pleased that Amthor is
continuing to invest in and expand its operations in our town,” said Gretna Town Mayor Keith Motley.