13 December 2012 18:16 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS)--Koch Industries will proceed with plans to expand its headquarters in Wichita, Kansas, following completion of a feasibility study, the US-based refining, chemical, fertilizer and fibre group said on Thursday.
The expansion will include the construction of a new 210,000-square-foot office building to accommodate 745 employees, the company said.
Construction will begin in the autumn of 2013, with completion expected for mid-2015. Financial details were not disclosed.
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Koch employs about 2,800 people in the city. Worldwide, the company employs about 60,000 people.
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