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Ohio-based GE Aviation will invest $200 million to build a pair of plants in Huntsville that will produce silicon carbide materials used to make ultra-lightweight ceramic matrix composite components for jet engines.


Ohio-based GE Aviation will invest $200 million to build a pair of plants in Huntsville that will produce silicon carbide materials used to make ultra-lightweight ceramic matrix composite components for jet engines.

GE Aviation Investing $200M In Pair of Alabama Plants 

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GE Aviation Investing $200M In Pair of Alabama Plants 

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Ohio-based GE Aviation will invest $200 million to build a pair of plants in Huntsville that will produce silicon carbide materials used to make ultra-lightweight ceramic matrix composite components for jet engines.


The Tree Pods are Coming

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Geoengineering will be a growth sector in the age of climate change. The latest global warming “miracle cure” for the big CO2 problem is a new technology said to be able to extract carbon from the air and condense it into fibers that could be used as building materials or to produce components for electronics, cars, clothing and other manufactured goods.


Panama Canal: Bigger, Better and Ready to Rumble

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Two years later than the original plan, the $5.25-billion expansion of the Panama Canal is set to be completed in April, dramatically altering the global shipping paradigm.


SaarGummi Tennessee, Inc. To Expand Giles County Operations

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SaarGummi Tennessee, Inc. will expand its manufacturing operations in Pulaski, TN by purchasing additional finishing equipment, improving existing infrastructure and creating more than 150 new jobs over the next five years.


Quality Bicycle Products to Open Reno Distribution Center

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Quality Bicycle Products (QBP), an international wholesale distributor of bicycle components and outdoor gear, will open a new 75,000-square-foot western distribution center in Reno, NV, creating up to 50 warehouse, customer service, and sales related positions.


Figeac-Aéro Building North American HQ in Wichita

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Figeac-Aéro will invest more than $20 million to expand its Wichita, KS manufacturing facility and build a new 68,000-square-foot building. The company plans to create 200 jobs during the next five years.


Georgia Ports Authority To Invest $152M In Brunswick

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Over the next 10 years, the Georgia Ports Authority plans to invest $152 million in improvements at the Port of Brunswick.



inXile Entertainment To Create Video Game Studio In New Orleans

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inXile Entertainment will establish a video game development studio in New Orleans, LA, creating 50 new direct jobs over the next five years.


Logistics Networks Are Getting Back On Track

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Lower fuel prices, a surge in railroad hiring and the need to get goods to market faster are boosting growth and profits in the logistics sector.