March 13, 2016
Swoboda Inc., which manufactures electric components for the automotive industry, is planning to expand its Kentwood, MI facility, located at 4108 52nd St. S.E.
The company, headquartered in Germany, will spend approximately $15.1 million on the 25,000-square-foot project. The expansion is anticipated to create 37 new jobs. Construction will begin in spring, with completion anticipated by late fall. A.J. Veneklasen Inc., based in Grand Rapids, MI, is the general contractor.
“Since our start in Grand Rapids, back in 1997, we have experienced continued growth and success,” said John Fuhs, vice president of sales and engineering for Swoboda.