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Navigant Report: Advanced Energy Industry Grew Twice As Fast As The World Economy In 2013

Advanced energy consists of seven broad industry segments and 41 subsegments, each of which contains multiple product categories. The segments and subsegments of advanced energy are enumerated in the figure above.

According to new research from Navigant, the advanced energy market is bigger than pharmaceutical manufacturing worldwide, equal to the airline industry in the U.S.





COVER STORY: State of the Year – Tennessee

Gov. Bill Haslam announcing Eastman Chemical’s $1.6-billion expansion in Kingsport, TN.

Tennessee, already an automotive powerhouse, motors into our winner’s circle with a diverse growth strategy that’s hitting on all cylinders.


Ford Selects Canadian Plant To Build New Global Utility Vehicle

Ford will build an all-new Edge utility vehicle for global markets at its Oakville Assembly plant, following Ford's C$700 million investment in the plant to make it one of the most competitive and advanced global manufacturing facilities in Canada, while preserving 2,800 jobs.

Ford will build an all-new Edge utility vehicle for global markets at its Oakville Assembly plant, near Toronto, following a C$700 million investment to make the plant one of the most competitive and advanced global manufacturing facilities in Canada.


Hendrickson USA LLC Establishing Operations In Elizabethtown, KY

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Global auto manufacturer chose central Kentucky due to highly skilled workforce, centralized location.



Automotive Supplier Expanding In Northeast Indiana

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Shiloh Industries currently employs more than 2,000 associates across North America, with 86 associates in Auburn and 107 in Pierceton. The company plans to begin hiring for both facilities this year.