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Aalto Scientific to invest $9 million, create new jobs

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Aalto Scientific, a manufacturer in the medical diagnostics industry, will create 80 jobs and invest $9 million into a new manufacturing facility in Eatonton, Georgia.

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The planned construction will be the first project to locate to Rock Eagle Technology Park, a 150-acre development park located at 1100 Madison Road. Aalto Scientific will construct a 76,000-square-foot production and warehouse facility, as well as a 15,000-square-foot manufacturing facility to house its subsidiary, AUDIT MicroControls, Inc.

"We are moving our corporate headquarters and manufacturing facility to Georgia in order to grow our business," said Steve Mauro, owner of Aalto Scientific.

Aalto Scientific joins more than 400 life science companies that are already operating in Georgia. Jennifer Nelson, GDEcD Director of EIRR (Existing Industry and Regional Recruitment) and Carol Henderson, GDEcD Director of Health Sciences, Technology, Corporate Solutions, New Media, R&D and IT, worked with the Putnam Development Authority to assist the company in locating to Eatonton.

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