New Daifuku Facility to Bring Jobs to Boyne City

On Monday, Daifuku Jervis Webb Company broke ground on a new facility coming to Boyne City.

The plant will be used for fabrication manufacturing for airports, automotive, and general industries such as Amazon.

The state of the art facility will is designed to be environmentally safe and include brand new fabrication equipment.

President of Daifuku Jervis Webb Company, Tim Hund said the facility will bring new job opportunities to the area for area residents.

“The people up here are very loyal, highly skilled workforce,” said Hund. “Our work is extremely technical. We work with drawings and fabrication, and we’re just so happy to maintain that workforce and expand on it.”

The facility is expected to be complete by July of 2022.