PIEDMONT, S.D. (KOTA TV) – GenPro Energy Solutions is bringing 25 to 40 new manufacturing jobs to Piedmont.
The business specializing in green energy announced on Thursday an expansion to include a manufacturing element. Currently, they focus on designing and installing products like solar panels and LED lights.
The new facility includes two high tech machines that cut holes in and bend the sheet metal needed to mount their LED lights.
CEO Francisco Palop says the technology they’re using here in South Dakota is some of the most advanced in the world.
“They are the most modern machines you can find for these purposes,” Palop said. “This is a huge investment. It’s a significant investment but it goes in line with our strategy to be