Albemarle Corporation Bringing 200 High-Paying Jobs to Charlotte

Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), a leader in the global specialty chemicals industry, today announced it has acquired a location in Charlotte, where it will invest at least $180 million to establish the Albemarle Technology Park (ATP), a world-class facility designed for novel materials research, advanced process development, and acceleration of next-generation lithium products to market. The company anticipates that innovations from the new site will enhance lithium recovery, improve production methods, and introduce new forms of lithium to enable breakthrough levels of battery performance. The company anticipates creating at least 200 jobs at the site, with an average salary of $94,000 per year.

Albemarle Technology Park Rendering courtesy of Albemarle Corporation

Author: Mike Jackson