GERMAN FIRM TO OPEN CINCINNATI PLANT

GERMAN FIRM TO OPEN CINCINNATI PLANT

Muller Weingarten Corp., a German machine tool company, said it will open its first U.S. plant in Cincinnati in January.

Muller Weingarten, U.S. subsidiary of Maschinenfabrik Muller-Weingarten AG, said it will lease 25,000 square feet of space at Cincinnati Milacron's factory complex in the suburb of Oakley to assemble hydraulic presses, screw

presses and die casting machines in the new plant.The plant will employ up to 60 people by the end of next year.

The company also will move its sales and service office, now in Rochester, Mich., to Cincinnati.