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Auto Supplier Kamtek To Create 350 Jobs, Invest $530M in Alabama Expansion


Auto supplier Kamtek will invest $530 million and create 350 jobs in an expansion of its Birmingham, AL operation that includes opening a new aluminum casting facility to meet automaker demands for lighter parts.

Business Facilities’ 2015 Global Rankings Report: China Leads In Renewable Energy Investment


China is the top-ranked nation among Renewable Energy Investment Leaders in Business Facilities’ annual Global Rankings Report. Switzerland retained its crown as the top-ranked nation in Global Competitiveness.

YFS Automotive Systems Investing $26.9M, Creating 160 Jobs In Detroit


YFS Automotive Systems, Inc. will build its second U.S. manufacturing facility in Detroit, creating 160 new jobs and investing $26.9 million in a new facility to design, test, and manufacture automotive fuel system components.

Business Report: New Hampshire – High Liner Foods Opens U.S. Headquarters In Portsmouth

High Liner Foods, a frozen seafood producer based in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, recently moved its U.S. headquarters from Danvers, MA to a new facility in Portsmouth, NH.

The Canadian seafood producer includes a culinary innovation R&D facility in its new HQ at the Pease International Tradeport.

General Motors Invests $1.4 Billion for Arlington Plant Upgrades


In its largest single plant investment in the U.S. this year, General Motors has announced $1.4 billion for a range of improvements to its Arlington Assembly Plant to more competitively produce high-quality full-size SUVs.

Yanfeng Automotive Interiors to Invest $55 Million, Create 325 Jobs In Chattanooga


Yanfeng, the world’s largest automotive interiors supplier, will invest $55 million in the company’s fourth U.S. facility and create 325 new jobs in Chattanooga, TN.

Gestamp Chattanooga To Expand, Build New Facility in Hamilton County, TN


Gestamp Chattanooga will expand its Hamilton County, TN presence by growing its existing cold-stamping operation and adding Class A stamping, hot-stamping and chassis component stamping. The expansion represents an investment of $180 million and the creation of more than 500 new jobs.