Nov 1, 2013 7:02 PM
GREGORY - Del Mar College prepares to train employees for the soon to open pipe manufacturing plant in Gregory. TCPO America's facility is expected to create up to 800 jobs.
The Texas Workforce Commission presented Del Mar College with a $117,000 grant to help with training courses.
The plant along Highway 35 will produce 500,000 metric tons of seamless pipe primarily for the energy industry.
Employees there are expected to earn salaries between $42,000 $70,000 a year.