(TN DEPT. OF ECONOMIC & COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT NEWS RELEASE) – Tennessee Governor Bill Lee, Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe and Surface Dynamics LLC officials today announced that the Bartlett-based company will expand its operations in West Tennessee.
Surface Dynamics will invest nearly $10 million and create approximately 110 jobs in Bartlett over the next five years.
Surface Dynamics has operated in Bartlett since 2010. Surface Dynamics is part of the medical division of UnitedCoatings Group, a worldwide leader in providing coatings, 3D printing, and solutions to orthopedic original equipment manufacturers. As part of its expansion in Bartlett, Surface Dynamics plans to hire office, engineering and production jobs.
Since 2015, TNECD has supported 69 economic development projects in Shelby County, totaling 10,800 job commitments and approximately $3.4 billion in private capital investment.
“Tennessee’s pro-business climate and skilled workforce make our state an ideal place for companies like Surface Dynamics to invest and grow. The lives of Tennesseans are changed when quality jobs are created in our communities, and I’d like to thank Surface Dynamics for its commitment to expand in Bartlett and West Tennessee.” – Gov. Bill Lee
“Each year, Tennessee’s medical device makers export more than $3.3 billion in products, the second highest amount among states in the U.S. This expansion by Surface Dynamics strengthens one of our state’s most vibrant and thriving sectors, and I look forward to the ways these quality jobs will improve the lives of our residents in Shelby County.” – TNECD Commissioner Bob Rolfe
“Surface Dynamics, as part of the medical division of UnitedCoatings Group, is proud to continue to invest in Bartlett with an exciting plan over the next five years. Thank you to the State of Tennessee for supporting the growth of the organization. Our company is committed to paying it forward to the people and the business in the Bartlett community, one new job at a time.” – Surface Dynamics LLC Managing Director Francesco Bucciotti