WAUCHULA, Fla. (January 6, 2013) – PFMan, a high precision parts design-to-manufacturing company announces the opening of a 20,000 sq. ft. facility in Hardee County Commerce Park under a partnership with Hardee County Industrial Development Authority (IDA).
Space Florida has enabled financing for one of the two state-of-the-art CNC machines to be used on site. This manufacturing equipment is first of its kind in North America and, due to its high speed and extreme accuracy, has applications in a wide variety of sectors, including aerospace.
“We are proud to welcome PFMan to the Hardee County Commerce Park,” said Hardee County IDA Chair Vanessa Hernandez. “PFMan is an innovator in merging technology and manufacturing for production. They will be a great partner to Hardee County as well as a showcase for the various technologies at work in our community.”
“We are pleased to work with the Hardee County IDA to enable this first-of-its-kind manufacturing capability in our state,” said Space Florida President Frank DiBello. “We look forward to watching this company thrive in the months and years to come.”
PFMan expects to employ 50 individuals at the new U.S. site.