Bal Seal Engineering To Boost Hiring, Open New Plant

Foothill Ranch-based Bal Seal Engineering, a supplier of seals, connectors, RF shielding, and other products for the medical, aerospace/defense, energy, automotive and other industries, said this morning that it is planning to hire 210 people and invest $45M in a new factory in Colorado. Bal Seal said the new, 137,000 square foot plant will be complete in early 2013. Bal Seal already has 460 employees and a 125,000 square foot facility in Foothill Ranch; the new plant will be in Colorado Springs.