Success Stories

Ohio Valley Trackwork

Founded in Gallipolis in 2001, Ohio Valley Trackwork Inc. is today one of the largest manufacturers of mining track in the world. Due to the company’s rapid growth, Ohio Valley Trackwork worked with Gallia County Economic Development in 2011 to expand the Dan Evans Industrial Park. Just a year later, as the business continued to …

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Ohio Valley Bank

Founded in 1872 and headquartered in Gallipolis, OH, Ohio Valley Bank is today one of the oldest banks in Ohio and operates 14 offices throughout the state and neighboring West Virginia. OVBC operates around a ‘Community First’ mission and in addition to employing hundreds of Gallia County employees, has donated hundreds of thousands of dollars …

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Holzer Health System

Founded as the Holzer Clinic in Gallipolis, OH in 1950, Holzer Health is today the largest employer in Gallia County, employing approximately 1,200 people. Holzer has grown from just six physicians to over 150 board-certified practitioners, providing services in over 30 specialties in 12 locations throughout southeastern Ohio and western West Virginia. Among other specialty …

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GKN Sinter Metals

$10 Million Expansion GKN Sinter Metals of Gallipolis, OH recently completed a $10 million expansion of its production facility. The project expansion included the installation of a new 750-metric-ton, powder-compaction press along with other capital equipment to launch production of differential-gear components developed at the plant. The project is expected to add 50 full-time jobs …

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Electrocraft, a global specialty-engineering corporation with locations throughout the U.S., Europe and Asia, operates its largest North American manufacturing facility in Gallipolis, OH. The 160,000-square-foot facility currently employs nearly 190 people and specializes in the manufacture of all the ElectroCraft AC, Brushless DC (BLDC), Stepper, Linear Actuator motors, along with the high performance Permanent Magnet …

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