Major Industrial Manufacturing Firm RedGuard chooses Hitchcock, TX


HITCHCOCK, GALVESTON COUNTY, TX | January 26, 2016 — The Hitchcock (TX) Industrial Development Corporation and the Galveston County Economic Development Division in association with the Greater Houston Partnership are proud to announce the successful recruitment of RedGuard to the historic Blimp Base Industrial Park in Hitchcock. At full operation, RedGuard expects to employ over 50 individuals in a variety of technical and support positions through the new Hitchcock location. “We are excited and honored that RedGuard has selected Hitchcock as the location for its new facility,” Galveston County Judge Mark Henry said. “As the newest member of our growing industrial family, we look forward to a long and rewarding partnership.” RedGuard manufactures blast resistant modular buildings for the petrochemical industry and is the leading authority in blast resistance. RedGuard provides safe, customizable and scalable modular buildings for a variety of industrial settings. The Wichita, Kansas based company has annual revenues exceeding $50 million annually and looks forward to expanding their customer base from their new Hitchcock location.