Merck, an American biopharmaceutical industry leader, will invest $168 million to expand its manufacturing plant near the town of Elkton, Virginia.
A joint venture will build a new $1.9-billion ethane cracker and a $1.1-billion glycol plant on a Lake Charles site in Calcasieu Parish.
Nuco Steel Bar Technologies, a processor of raw steel materials into steel bars, announced plans to locate its operations to Valparaiso, Indiana.
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The Right Place, Inc., along with local and state partners in the City of Grand Rapids, approved a Michigan Strategic Fund (MSF) incentive for the Knight Transportation project.
Financial assistance and incentives are approved for four companies that will invest $254 million and create 241 new jobs.
Galderma’s expansion will include the addition of a 100,000-square-foot facility, a $22 million capital investment and the creation of 342 new jobs.
Honda Manufacturing of Indiana, LLC will invest $52 million in its Greensburg, IN facility to enhance job training and add production of the Honda CR-V.
The recent consolidation of food industry giants via mega-mergers is not slowing the exponential growth of major food processing hubs.
Almost half the world’s workers —1.5 billion people — work in water related sectors and nearly all jobs depend on water and those that ensure its safe delivery, according to the United Nations. So, it’s no surprise that the theme for today’s World Water Day is “Water and Jobs.”