Yearly Archives: 2012
The Bayou State surges to the top of our annual assessment of Economic Growth Potential, edging out last year's number one, Virginia.
The Punta Gorda, FL facility will employ 300 and benefit from Florida Power and Light's special economic development utility rate.
The 240,000-square-foot expansion in Macomb, IL will house new roller bearing production lines, creating 80 jobs.
The producer of tubular steel for the oil and gas industries will invest $50 million in a new facility in the Tecumseh Business Park near Buffalo.
Intercontinental Regional Center Trust, the developer, says the Chicago project will create 5,000 jobs with an overall economic impact of $2.6 billion.
The national retailer will invest $50 million in the new logistics facility in Bethel Township, creating 500 jobs.
Rocket Crafters will invest $72 million in a new 400,000-square-foot facility at the Space Coast Regional Airport.
The luxury retailer will lease space at CenterPoint Commerce and Trade Park East, spending more than $12 million and creating 150 new jobs.
The electronic parts manufacturer will create more than 250 new jobs over the next several years.
The restaurant chain distributor will increase the size of its St. Johns facility to accommodate a larger distribution area.
The European Aircraft Manufacturer's Alabama facility at the Brookley Aeroplex is expected to create 1,000 permanent positions.