B&W Expanding Into Bedford County, Adding Jobs

Bedford Co., VA - Babcock and Wilcox is expanding, bringing jobs to Bedford County.

The county announced Monday that B&W will be investing $16 million to expand. As part of the expansion, 39 employees will be relocating from Lynchburg to Forest.

In addition, 30 jobs will be added over the next three years, and about 100 seasonal employees will be hired. The nuclear energy company is investing in inspection and repair projects.