As the advanced manufacturing sector has grown over the years, Seguin, Texas has remained at the top of the charts. Over 50 manufacturers, Fortune 500 companies and corporate headquarters all reside in Seguin boasting a competitive advantage. Seguin continues to be one of the strongest manufacturing clusters in the region. In fact, Seguin is recognized for having one of the highest manufacturing jobs per capita in the state of Texas, with almost twice the national average manufacturing jobs As the nation experienced the effects of the economic downturn starting in 2008, Seguin added jobs at a rate almost unmatched in Texas. From 2008 to 2015, over 3,000 new jobs were created in Seguin thanks to major recruitment and expansion projects such as Caterpillar and Continental Automotive Systems.
The Seguin Economic Development Corporation (SEDC) allocates funding to the Central Texas Technology Center (CTTC) which has provided vital workforce development for the cities of Seguin and New Braunfels, as well as Comal and Guadalupe counties since in conception in 2004. The CTTC works with regional industries in developing employee training programs and curriculums for local manufacturers such as Caterpillar, Continental, CMC Steel and Alamo Group. The CTTC is a key asset in sustaining Seguin’s vibrant economy. An advanced technology center such as CTTC plays a critical role in developing Seguin's local workforce, better positioning us to recruit new business and most importantly- to retain and expand existing businesses.
The SEDC proudly honors the contributions Seguin's advanced manufacturing companies provide to our community including quality jobs, a diversified tax base and community service initiatives. For data and demographics regarding Seguin's advanced manufacturing sector, please visit our Labor Force Data page, located in the Data Center.
Advanced Manufacturing Companies in Seguin
| Principal Advanced Manufacturing Companies in Seguin
| Caterpillar, Inc.
|Continental Automotive Systems||1600 employees|
|CMC Steel Texas||835 employees|
|Tyson Foods||745 employees|
|Republic Plastics||250 employees|
|Helmerich & Payne||220 employees|
|Alamo Group||188 employees|
|Niagara Bottling LLC||110 employees|
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