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North Texas Ebola Treatment And Infectious Disease Bio Containment Facility To Be Created

officials gather at the announcement for the North Texas Ebola Treatment and Infectious Disease Bio Containment Facility. (Source:

Three of the region’s health care providers, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Methodist Hospital System and Parkland Hospital System, will partner to set up and operate the North Texas facility.

Georgia-Pacific Announces Growth Plans For Gurdon, AR Facility

Arkadelphia Regional Economic Development Alliance Chairman Eric Hughes congratulates Georgia-Pacific Plant Manager Ryan Daniels on the plans to invest at the Gurdon, Ark., lumber mill.(L to R) City of Gurdon Mayor Clayton Franklin; Clark County Justice of the Peace (District 10) Sherry Kelley; Arkadelphia Regional Economic Development Alliance Chairman Eric Hughes; Georgia-Pacific Lumber Plant Manager Ryan Daniels; Clark County Judge Ron Daniell; and Arkadelphia Alliance President and CEO Stephen Bell.

The company is also evaluating investments totaling approximately $20 million at the nearby Gurdon plywood mill that would increase the facility’s efficiency and capacity.

Embraer Breaks Ground On Facility In Melbourne, FL

Embraer breaks grounds on new Florida facility.

Embraer will add 600 new hires to its almost 400 employees in the area in a ramped up mode over a period of four years beginning in 2016.

TeleTech Opening New Facility In McAllen, TX

TeleTech Building Sign.

The center will officially open its doors in the first quarter of 2015, and will soon be hiring for a variety of jobs.

New York State Adds NYU Incubators As START-UP NY Development Zones

NYU Polytechnic Institute (Photo:

The economic assistance is also expected to attract larger companies from around the globe to move to New York to tap into groundbreaking NYU research as well as the City’s infrastructure, amenities, and other assets.

Barclays Bank Chooses McKinney, Texas For U.S. Tech Center

Barclays Skyscraper.

The Barclays Technology Center will support the bank’s operations globally by providing technology support to the business and developing solutions for all the group’s activities and requirements.