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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.

Business Facilities’ 10th Annual Rankings Report: Louisiana, Utah, Texas Tops In Best Business Climate

New Rankings 2014

The magazine’s Best Business Climate ranking evaluates an amalgamation of key rankings results (including education, workforce training/availability, cost of labor, infrastructure, utility costs, credit rating and business tax climate).

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.