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Angus-Palm Expansion In Florence, SC On The Way


The company will employ fabricators, welders, painters, assemblers, material handlers and engineers. Safety training, lean manufacturing, on the job training and engineering/technician training will also be part of the expansion.

Leidos Headquarters To Be In Reston, VA


Planned national security, health and engineering solutions company Leidos to move into Reston Town Center.

General Dynamics Dedicates New Facility in Healdsburg, CA


General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems manufactures large, medium- and small-caliber direct and indirect-fire munitions, mortar weapons and systems, artillery projectiles, bomb bodies and Ball Powder® Propellant.

Vera Bradley Unveils Major Northeast Indiana Growth Plans

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The homegrown-Indiana company will invest approximately $26.6 million to expand and equip its current design center and expand its distribution center. Both facilities are expected to be operational next year.

Magnablend Reopens Former Superconducting Super Collider Facility In Waxahachie, TX

Congressman Joe Barton gets a tour of Magnablend's Research & Development Laboratory. (L - R) Dr. Abdel Rahy - Research and Development Senior Chemist, Barton, Donnie Lord - SSC Plant Manager, Scott Pendery - Magnablend President & CEO. (Photo: PRNewsFoto/Magnablend, Inc.)

With manufacturing facilities in key locations for all major domestic shale plays, Magnablend is positioned to support U.S. energy development and independence.

Kayser To Create 121 Jobs At New Manufacturing Operation In Fulton, KY


German company to invest $17.5 million in its first U.S. plant; project stems from Governor’s visit in January.

GKN Plans New Regional Headquarters For Auburn Hills, MI

Artist rendering of new GKN headquarters.  (Photo: PRNewsFoto/GKN.)

Headquartered in Auburn Hills since 1986, GKN has more than 300 employees at its current 113,000-square-foot facility. Employment is expected to grow by 50 or more full-time employees in the next three years.