JR Automation Technologies

JR Automation Technologies

The Client

JR Automation Technologies designs and builds automation solutions for maximum efficiency and speed to meet each customers' unique needs. Serving a wide variety of industries including aerospace, automotive, consumer products, food processing, pharmaceutical, JR Automation solutions are smart and lean for challenging projects.

The Project

JR Automation has realized significant growth since it was founded in 1980, and operates in four locations in Michigan and South Carolina. Seeking to grow further, JR Automation contacted Lakeshore Advantage with a desire to expand their current operations..

The Result

Seeking to support West Michigan-based growth, Lakeshore Advantage supported the JR Automation in receiving a $300,000 performance-based grant through the Michigan Business Development Program as well as tax abatements from both Olive and Holland townships. The $300,000 grant supports JR Automation’s $4.2 million expansion that will create nearly 90 jobs.