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Business Facilities’ 10th Annual Rankings Report: Tennessee Races To The Top In Education; Alabama Takes Automotive Crown

Education-Automotive Blue

In a new category, Tennessee emerged as the top-ranked state for education and Alabama came out as number 1 for automotive manufacturing strength in Business Facilities’ 10th Annual Rankings Report.

SG Preston To Build New Plant In Lawrence County, OH

Lawrence County Ohio

The SGP South Point facility will have total investment of $400 million, create 100 permanent jobs and be the world’s largest purpose-built producer of renewable diesel upon completion, estimated to occur in 2017.

GE Aviation Breaks Ground On Factory In Lafayette, IN

GE Aviation

GE Aviation breaks ground on $100 million jet engine assembly factory in Indiana. Factory will create 200 jobs by 2020 and will have strong ties to Purdue University.

New Jobs Announced In the City Of Hampton, VA

Fort Monroe

Liberty-Source PBC to invest $1.56 million in customer service operation; will create close to 600 new jobs.

Business Report: Maryland – Howard County Opens 3D Printing Prototype Lab

Denizens Brewing

3D Maryland’s Innovation + Prototyping Lab is dedicated to the advancement of the hot growth sector of additive manufacturing.

Yuhuang Chemical Announces Investment In Louisiana Methanol Project

Shandong Yuhuang

First major Chinese foreign direct investment project in Louisiana will create 400 new direct jobs in St. James Parish and result in an estimated 2,700 total new jobs in the Southeast Region.

SL Tennessee, LLC To Create 1,000 New Jobs In Clinton, TN

SL America

South Korean automotive parts manufacturer to invest $80.5 million to build third manufacturing facility.