HEATH-NEWARK-LICKING COUNTY PORT AUTHORITY
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 26, 209
REP. BALDERSON TO TOUR AEROSPACE CENTER FACILITIES IN HEATH
HEATH, OHIO -- The Heath-Newark-Licking County Port Authority will host U.S. Representative Troy Balderson for a tour of five industrial facilities on the Central Ohio Aerospace and Technology Center in Heath on Friday, March 29, 2019. The Port Authority is hosting the visit as what it is calling a “deep dive” look at defense industry, manufacturing, infrastructure, and workforce topics at its campus in Heath.
The Aerospace Center is manufacturing-oriented and the largest defense-related facility in the 12th Congressional District employing 1,425 people in manufacturing and defense industries.
Media are invited to take part in the tours, in part or in whole. The tour begins via bus at 10:00 a.m. departing from the Port Authority administrative building and will return to the building at 12:00 p.m. The tours will commence in 15-minute increments along with travel time between stops.
The details of Congressman Balderson’s visit are as follows:
WHAT: Central Ohio Aerospace and Technology Center Facilities Tour
WHEN: Friday, March 29, 2019
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
WHERE: Heath-Newark-Licking Co. Port Authority Administrative Building
851 Irving Wick Drive West
STOPS: Air Force Primary Standards Laboratory, 801 Irving Wick Drive West
Hexagon Purus, 1475 James Parkway
MISTRAS Group, 1480 James Parkway
Ariel Corporation, 659 Kaiser Drive
GB Food, 670 Kaiser Drive
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