JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — Mississippi Development Authority and Continental have created a website, to promote the upcoming contracting opportunities available at the company’s future tire manufacturing facility near Clinton.
Vendors and contractors can register to receive notifications regarding Continental RFP opportunities.
The website will also provide updates about he construction process and information about employment opportunities with the company.
“Opportunities for Mississippi businesses to work on the Continental project are abundant,” said MDA Executive Director Glenn McCullough, Jr. “Mississippi Development Authority encourages Mississippi vendors and contractors to visit the site to learn more about how to take advantage of this opportunity.”
Site preparation is currently underway, and the plant’s ground breaking is slated for November 2016. Construction will begin in January 2018.