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Shintech Announces $1.4 Billion Ethylene Expansion In Iberville Parish, LA


Iberville Parish project comes after governor’s economic mission to Asia; will result in more than 750 new direct and indirect jobs and 2,100 new construction jobs.

Andros Foods Expansion Shenandoah County, VA Planned


Andros Foods North America to invest $73 million to expand fruit processing operation.

Atlanta Adopts Progressive Energy Policy To Tackle Commercial Energy Use


New legislation makes Atlanta the first major Southeast city to undertake a series of measures, including energy benchmarking and audits, to boost efficiency in its commercial buildings.

Special Report: Call Centers/Back Office – Making A Connection In Southwest Missouri


Call centers are flocking to the Show-Me State, with Taney County, MO poised for development as an emerging hub for back office, call center and IT operations.

Study Shows Potential Of Academic Research To State And Local Economic Development

Map for Elsevier CSG Story.

The Council of State Governments (CGS) will distribute the report to state officials, academic institutions and stakeholder organizations to underscore the value of state-based research as a contributing factor to economic growth potential.

Freudenberg-NOK Plans To Expand Findlay, OH

With its web-based O-ring Configurator, Freudenberg Sealing Technologies is setting a new standard in the configuration of O-rings.

Findlay maintains nearly perfect statistics in the areas of quality, delivery and customer retention.

Industry Focus: Aerospace Moving Onward And Upward


A positive outlook is on the horizon for the aerospace sector as the demand for fuel-efficient aircraft and the growth of travel ramp up the production cycle.

Menck Windows Opening New Manufacturing Facility In Chicopee, MA

Menck Windows headquarters.

With its new facility, Menck Windows will manufacture and sell directly, which will provide more options, faster delivery and better service to customers throughout North America.