and Southeast Ohio will gain more than 100 jobs from companies that
were offered tax incentives by a state board on Monday. The Ohio Tax
Credit Authority approved the projects, which reduce taxes for firms
that commit to job growth.
One of those projects is in job-starved Morgan County.
ONN says the engine-components company Miba (pronounced "MEE-bah") Energy Holdings was offered incentives to create ten jobs with
an annual payroll of $705,000 at its facilities on State Route 60 in McConnelsville, where the company wants to open its North American
The European bearings and parts manufacturer wants to establish a center in the Morgan County seat, to handle
finance and accounting functions in North America, along with other back-office and
Miba has plants throughout North America. ONN says the state tax credits are valued at about $55,000.