Just Right for MTU America

September 4, 2014

South Carolina is showing the world that it is ‘Just right’ for the automotive industry and ‘Just right’ for MTU America Inc.

As the hallmark brand of the German-based Rolls-Royce Power Systems Group, MTU is one the world’s top automotive manufacturers of premium diesel engines. In 2010, the company located its only North American testing, research and development center in Aiken County. The Research and Development Center at the MTU Aiken Plant features advanced technologies that aid in the design of cleaner, more efficient and more powerful versions of the MTU Series 2000 and Series 4000 off-highway diesel engines. To date, MTU has invested approximately $100 million at its Graniteville facility, where it currently employs 300 people.

Available Sites & Buildings

If you’re thinking about bringing your business to South Carolina’s Aiken, Edgefield, and Saluda region, we’re ready to accommodate you with a broad variety of existing facilities and ready-to-build sites.


When you’re competing in the global marketplace, connectivity and fast access are critical. The Aiken, Edgefield, McCormick, and Saluda region’s location in western South Carolina will put your business at the heart of a very fluid transportation grid, no matter which modes are important for you.