Weidemann Breaks New Ground On $40 Million Expansion
Community leaders, state political leaders and past and present employees at Weidmann Electrical Technology in St. Johnsbury on May 10 to celebrate the groundbreaking for a 40 million dollar construction project at the St. Johnsbury plant that will include the installation of a new 800 ton press. The new press is so large the building housing it will be built around it. The comany's 270 employees were joined by representatives from state and local development agencies who worked with Weidmann in the planning process. It was good news for the Kingdom who recognized the investment as a committment by the Swiss owned company to stay the Kingdom.