Eastern Driller's Expands
Eastern Driller's Manufacturing was founded in 1987 and manufactures down-the-hole hammers and drill bits for water well drilling, mining and other operations. It currently employs 31 and hopes to expand its operations.
Since 1999, Columbia's incentive zone has created 14,000 jobs, saved 8,000 and generated $1.5 billion in new investment in the state. Business Facilities magazine rated it the best economic development strategy in the nation.