The estimated $8 million investment in an expansion of CSX facilities in Hamlet, N.C., drew praise from Richmond County officials. The project is expected to generate 15 jobs. "It is good news that they have decided to locate this additional facility here. CSX is a great corporate partner with Richmond County and very integral part of our community. The county commissioners thank them for their continued investment in Richmond County," said Kenneth Robinette, Richmond County board of commissioners chairman.