Aleris Corporation opens $400 million aluminum rolling facility expansion in Hancock County

Aleris Corp. and local leaders in Hancock County on Thursday celebrated the opening of a $400 million expansion that brings the company’s Lewisport mill new capacity, equipment and expertise to produce aluminum auto body sheet for the automotive industry. “This investment by Aleris Corp. at its Lewisport mill is a tremendous compliment to the community and to Kentucky,” Governor Matt Bevin...

WhiteRock Pigments announces $179 million investment in Hancock County, Create 124 Jobs

WhiteRock Pigments Inc. will locate a $179 million chemical manufacturing operation in Hancock County, a project expected to create 124 full-time jobs. “WhiteRock Pigments is breathing new life into the community of Hawesville,” said Gov. Bevin. “Companies like WRP are helping Kentucky’s manufacturing industry diversify and strengthen in communities across the state, and we are excited to welcome...