Modesto lands $35 million construction manufacturing plant bringing 250 jobs to city

A new manufacturing plant is coming to Modesto and bringing 250 jobs with it in the process.

Entekra, a Ripon-based company which specializes in automated, off-site wood framing for home construction, is building a new 200,000-square-foot factory on East Whitmore Avenue along the city’s southern border. Once completed, the $35 million project will be the company’s corporate headquarters in addition to its largest manufacturing facility.

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