The maker of the world’s largest selling brand of chain saws will invest $10.3 million and add 52 new jobs in early 2012.
John A. O’Toole, CEcD, EDP
Business Development Manager, CL&P – Yankee Gas Services—Economic & Community Relations
The IL House approves extended tax incentives for Hoffman Estates in an effort to keep the retail giant from relocating 15,000 jobs.
Front Range Airport, a 4,000-acre facility east of Denver, is eyed as a launch site that will offer an additional 6,000 acres zoned for industrial development.
Gov. Mitch Daniels is expected to back a unanimous decision by the Indiana Economic Development Corp. to move the Hoosier State into the right-to-work column.
Long Island, Western New York, the North Country and Central New York were the big winners in a statewide competition for funding of job-creating projects.
The largest grant is for a joint program involving Greater Cleveland Partnership, Team Lorain County, Youngstown-Warren Regional Chamber, Stark Development Board and Greater Akron Chamber.
The maker of coloring agents for concrete and plastic expects to employ up to 100 people at its new facility near Augusta Regional Airport
Houston-based VAM USA will open a $57-million pipe-finishing plant adjacent to sister company V&M Star, creating 100 jobs.
The supplier of aviation components will establish a new manufacturing facility, creating at least 250 jobs over the next six years.