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

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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.


Armstrong Celebrates PA Plant $41 Million Expansion

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By on-shoring LVT manufacturing from China, Armstrong expects to realize a more competitive cost structure with shorter lead times and improved customer service.



Inexpensive Natural Gas Boost Manufacturing Jobs, Economy In U.S. Metro Areas

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Over the last three years, metro area manufacturing employment has expanded by an average annual rate of 1.7%. Energy intensive industry, in particular, has been a key component in manufacturing expansion.



German 3-D Printing Company voxeljet To Open In Canton, MI

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The company’s first U.S. service center is expected to come online in the third quarter of this year and will allow voxeljet to print on-demand parts, molds, cores and models for automotive and other industrial customers.


First Minister Of Scotland Opens Smarter Grid Solutions’ New York Office

The Rt Hon Alex Salmond MSP, First Minister of Scotland, presents a quaich - a traditional Scottish cup of friendship - to mark the signing of a business agreement during the opening of Smarter Grid Solutions’ first North American office. The Glasgow based company has just opened an office in NY’s new Urban Future Lab, Brooklyn and is the first international tenant. Mr Salmond was in NY for Scotland Week. Participants (Left to Right): Jeremy McCool, CEO of HEVO Power; Rt Hon Alex Salmond MSP, First Minister of Scotland; Dr Bob Currie, Chief Technology Officer, Smarter Grid Solutions. (Photo: PR Newswire.)

Leading smart grid technology company opens in North America. Signs global agreements with Silver Spring Networks and HEVO Power.


Icom America Relocates HQ, Celebrates 35th Anniversary

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Icom America was established in 1979 and pioneers two-way radio communications solutions to North American and Latin American markets on behalf of Icom Inc. of Japan.