U.S. – Plains Archives
Owens Corning’s $90-million project in Joplin, MO, a plant that will produce insulation products, is expected to create more than 100 jobs.
With three top universities in the area and connectivity via major interstates, Topeka is rich with opportunity. Visit the GO Topeka Economic Partnership to learn more.
Site selection professionals zero in on certified shovel-ready sites, which reduce development costs and put projects on a fast track to success.
Joplin Regional Partnership, representing seven counties in SW Missouri, SE Kansas and NE Oklahoma, works to ensure the success of business locations. The region has a quality labor force, available buildings and sites and an efficient transportation network.
Nebraska edged North Dakota for Business Facilities’ Employment Leaders crown in BF’s 11th annual State Rankings Report.
Wichita State University’s National Institute for Aviation Research (NIAR) and Dassault Systemes will partner on an advanced manufacturing center on the Innovation Campus.
USA800, a multi-channel support call center, is opening a new facility in Lawrence, KS. The company plans to create 333 new jobs at the facility and invest more than $3.5 million.
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Numerous education and training facilities support the skilled workforce and competitive state and local incentives, in all three states, give companies options to find the best place for their operations.
In terms of its contribution to GDP, the advanced manufacturing sector punches well above its weight, producing $2.7 trillion in value-added economic activity.