KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — A healthcare manufacturing facility promises to bring 100 new jobs to Knox County over the next five years.

Scapa Healthcare broke ground on a new manufacturing facility Monday morning in Hardin Business Park.

Scapa works with other partners to develop treatments for advanced wound care, consumer wellness and medical device fixation. 

The 152,000-square-foot facility is an expansion and consolidation of Scapa's existing business in Knox County.