Turbines will be installed atop Fresh Kills landfill in Staten Island, as the city considers putting them on building rooftops and offshore.
The explosive growth of New York’s yogurt industry is no laughing matter.
The maker of metal specialty alloys will pay $6 million for 50 acres in Reading, PA, including four existing facilities totaling 355,000 square feet.
The super market chain will receive $3.8 million in state incentives and build a 1-million-square-foot facility, creating 156 jobs.
Exide will add up to 130 new jobs and invest $10 million in an expansion of its battery assembly and electrical charging facility.
The manufacturer of coil spring and stabilizer bars will invest $13 million to expand its Alabama facility in the Northeast Opelika Industrial Park.
The upscale retail chain will move into a 564,000-square-foot facility in La Vergne, TN, creating 250 jobs.
GE’s decision to site a major new corporate office in New Orleans will create 300 new jobs in information technology and software development.
As usual, we open this year’s volume with our annual Economic Development Deal of the Year and State of the Year awards. From the January/February 2012 issue.
Business Facilities LiveXchange is an invitation-only event for corporate executives responsible for choosing a new location for their companies’ next facility. From the January/February 2012 issue