Transportation Infrastructure Archives

Location Focus: New York – The Empire State Leverages Its Strengths

New York Air Brake recently expanded total employment to 466 and made significant capital investment in new machining centers, testing equipment and other improvements at its Watertown facility. (Photo: Development Authority of the North Country.)

New York is leveraging its world-class higher education system with an aggressive incentives program geared to business startups.

For Whom the Road Tolls


Say goodbye to your free ride on the nation’s physical and digital superhighways.

TM Track Machines Opens Railcar Repair And Tamper Manufacturing Facility In Kansas

Photo: Trackmobile

TM Track Machines is a startup company that was formed by Terry Peterson and Mike Williams. The company purchased an existing railcar repair facility in Parsons that had closed in 2013.

STATE FOCUS: Kansas Focuses On The All-Around


While the shape of the sunflower can be used to capture the sun, so can the environment of the sunflower state help capture the attention of business.

BUSINESS REPORT: Joplin Area Rises From The Rubble And Reaches For New Heights

Irving Joplin

Since the 2011 tornado, Joplin has restored nearly all of the facilities, jobs and schools that were impacted by the storm, in a cooperative effort hailed as a model for future disaster recovery.

Danos Selects Port Of Iberia, LA For New Manufacturing Facility

Danos Louisiana

Energy firm’s $23.2 million capital investment will create 100 new direct jobs in Iberia Parish.

COMMUNITY PROFILE: Opportunity Knocks in Southwest Louisiana


World-class infrastructure, a burgeoning energy sector and a cornucopia of available sites await expanding businesses looking for the perfect place to put down roots and nurture growth.