Groundbreaking held for Uponor expansion in Apple Valley

Uponor North America President Bill Gray speaks during the June 6 groundbreaking at the Apple Valley site. Photo submitted

Uponor North America held a groundbreaking on June 6 at its manufacturing facility in Apple Valley, as work has started on a $17.4 million, 58,000-square-foot expansion to increase its manufacturing capacity to meet customer demand.

This is the 10th expansion since Uponor began operations in Apple Valley in 1990.

Uponor is an award-winning provider of plumbing, fire safety, radiant heating/cooling, hydronic piping and pre-insulated piping systems for residential and commercial applications.

In 2016, Uponor partnered with Belkin International to form Phyn, a new intelligent water company to revolutionize the way consumers interact with water and help solve major challenges facing the global water supply. Recognized for best-in-class manufacturing, sustainability, energy efficiency, safety, business growth, economic development, workplace giving and a top workplace, Uponor employs more than 3,900 worldwide.

Uponor’s continued growth means additional head-of-household jobs for those interested in joining a company that focuses on building careers, solutions and an industry.

A job fair was held at Uponor on June 1.

Those who were unable to attend the job fair are encouraged to apply online at www.uponorjobs.com.