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Incoming company will create 50 new jobs in Alamance County with the potential for a $2.6 million economic impact

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SteriTek, a contract sterilizer, will create 50 new jobs in Alamance County. The annual payroll impact of the new positions has the potential to create more than $2.6 million for the region.

The office of Gov Roy Cooper announced this week, that SteriTek, a contract sterilizer, will create 50 new jobs to our west, in Alamance County.

The company will invest just shy of $60 million to build an East Coast sterilization facility in Burlington.

Using electron beam and X-ray systems for sterilization, SteriTek supports the medical, biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and tissue industries.

The new location in Burlington will increase their capacity to meet the increased demand - with four E-beam machines and one X-ray system in a 125,000 square-foot facility.

The annual payroll impact of the new positions has the potential to create more than $2.6 million for the region.

A performance-based grant of $95,000 from the One North Carolina Fund will help fund location to North Carolina.

Kelly Batchelor hails from the small crossroads community of Cabin in Duplin County in eastern North Carolina. Since 1989 Kelly has been actively employed in radio.