Benteler Steel Tube opens on BPCC campus

Benteler Steel Tube opens on BPCC campus
Gov. Bobby Jindal was there when Benteler broke ground on the first phase, a steel tube rolling facility, in September 2013. (Source: KSLA News 12)

BOSSIER PARISH, LA (KSLA) - A 65,000 square foot manufacturing training facility is open on the campus of Bossier Parish Community College.

A ribbon cutting ceremony was held for Benteler Steel Tube. The facility is designed to train workers in advanced manufacturing, construction and energy.

Benteler is also building a $975 million hot-rolling steel tube mill at the Caddo-Bossier Port.

Governor Bobby Jindal traveled to the BPCC campus Thursday to make the announcement and take part in the ribbon cutting.

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