Exton, PA – USSC Group, (USSC), a manufacturer of custom seating and fire suppression products
for the transit, military, and first responder markets celebrated the opening of their brand new
300,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Exton, PA. on November 16.
Recently named #16 of Philly’s Top 100 Fastest Growing Companies, by the Philadelphia Inquirer.
USSC continue their aggressive expansion by investing at least $13.2 million into the project and
have committed to the creation of at least 250 new manufacturing jobs and retain a further 130 jobs
over the next three years, adding to their already substantial workforce of 900 people in Uwchlan
Township, Chester County, PA.
“The USSC team is very excited to continue our growth in Chester County,” said Joe Mirabile,
President & CEO of USSC Group. “We have the best and the brightest employees and use the latest
technology, in our state of the art facility, to create world-class safety, survivability, and technology
products for commercial and military transportation markets. “We are passionate about growing our
talented team and creating manufacturing jobs in the great state of Pennsylvania. We are on the
search for employees that can share our commitment to our culture; to be passionate about creating
best in class products that save lives every single day.”
“The decision by USSC to continue to grow right here in Pennsylvania is a great win for our
commonwealth,” Governor Wolf said. “Not only does this mean more jobs for people seeking work
in manufacturing, but it also demonstrates that for manufacturing companies both in and outside of
the state, Pennsylvania is the place to be to grow and thrive. I applaud USSC for their commitment
to the commonwealth and our workers.”
“USSC is one of our most innovative manufacturers and job creators here in Chester County,” said
Michael Grigalonis, chief operating officer of CCEDC. “They are also a terrific community partner
getting engaged in many of our workforce and youth-targeted programs. CCEDC was honored to
play a role in facilitating USSC’s expansion here in Chester County.”
About USSC Group
USSC Group, (http://www.usscgroup.com/), a global leader in the commercial and military
seating industry, designs and engineers world-class safety, survivability seating and technology
products for commercial transportation vehicles. Four proprietary brands; make up the United
States Seating Company Group.
- Valor First Responder Seating – for fire trucks and emergency ambulance vehicles.
- Global Seating – manufactures high-quality military seats and complete soldier survivability
restraint systems for military vehicles.
- Fogmaker North America – builds environmentally friendly and self-contained water mist fire
suppression systems for engine compartments and enclosed spaces for school buses, transit
buses, rail systems, and heavy machinery.
- United States Seating – builds durable and ergonomically designed ADA securement seating
systems for passengers and operators of buses, subways, and light-rail systems.
USSC Group, (http://www.usscgroup.com/), is a privately held company with 12 locations
throughout the world. For more information, please visit us at USSC Group, or follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube.
Read the official USSC Grand Opening Press Release.