TORONTO--Janus Flooring Corp. has announced that the company will be moving into new manufacturing facilities at the end of the year.

The new facility, located close to the existing Toronto location, will integrate the manufacturing operations in Toronto and those located in Brockville, Ontario.

The new manufacturing operation will enable a doubling of the current capacity. The employee base will not change.

The company will integrate equipment investments in both the milling and coating operations in an attempt to provide additional improvements that will ensure advanced manufacturing and coating technology.

Janus expects to reintroduce its Patternwood line of parquet and herringbone products.

The central distribution operation for all Janus flooring products will be integrated into the new facility and has already been relocated.