Ball Announces New U.S. Beverage Plant in Nevada to Support Long-Term Growth of Strategic Customers
WESTMINSTER, col., September 23, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Ball company (NYSE: BLL) today announced plans to build a new aluminum beverage packaging plant in the United States at North Las Vegas, Nevada. The multi-line plant is expected to begin production at the end of 2022 and is expected to create nearly 180 manufacturing jobs when fully operational.
“Our new North Las Vegas is Ball’s latest investment to meet growing demand for our portfolio of endlessly recyclable aluminum containers, âsaid Kathleen clown, president, Ball drink packaging North & central America. âThe new plant is supported by numerous long-term contracts for a volume of engagement with our strategic global partners and regional customers and will allow us to meet customer and consumer needs for more sustainable aluminum beverage packaging while by pursuing our Drive for 10 vision. â
Ball plans to invest nearly $ 290 million in his North Las Vegas installation over several years. The factory will provide a range of innovative can sizes to a variety of beverage customers. Infinitely recyclable and economically valuable, aluminum cans, bottles and cups enable a truly circular economy in which materials can and do be reused over and over again. In fact, 75 percent of all aluminum ever produced is still used today..
Ball chose the North Las Vegas location for its new facility due to its proximity to customer filling investments, growing regional demand, existing infrastructure, regional work base and cooperation of national and local authorities. Join us to lead the sustainability revolution. For more information on employment opportunities at Ball’s North Las Vegas factory or any other place, visit jobs.ball.com. Apply now and be unstoppable at The Ball.
About Ball Corporation
Ball Corporation provides innovative and sustainable aluminum packaging solutions for beverage, personal care and household products customers, as well as aerospace and other technologies and services primarily for the US government. Ball Corporation and its subsidiaries employ 21,500 people worldwide and had net sales of $ 11.8 billion in 2020. For more information, visit www.ball.com, or contact us on Facebook Where Twitter.
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