Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards and other officials say manufacturer VEGA Americas Inc. plans to build a $22 million plant in Ascension Parish. News outlets report officials said Tuesday that the 10,000-square-foot Geismar plant is expected to create about 120 full-time jobs. VEGA Americas Inc. is part of a German company that makes custom equipment to measure pressure, level and density of materials inside industrial pipes and vessels.
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