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Advanced manufacturing has come a long way, revolutionizing the processes used to build new products and introducing a bevy of innovative technologies, with a heavy emphasis on automation.


Advanced manufacturing has come a long way, revolutionizing the processes used to build new products and introducing a bevy of innovative technologies, with a heavy emphasis on automation.

Advanced Manufacturing Industry: Dynamic Advancements

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Advanced Manufacturing Industry: Dynamic Advancements

advanced manufacturing

Advanced manufacturing has come a long way, revolutionizing the processes used to build new products and introducing a bevy of innovative technologies, with a heavy emphasis on automation.


Texas: Tri-Agency Workforce Initiative Aims To Meet 21st Century Job Needs

Texas Business Report

Regional workforce and educational conclaves will make recommendations to ensure the Lone Star State is ready for new and expanding businesses.


Cover Story: Global Biotech Report

global biotech

The global life sciences industry has adopted an attitude of cautious optimism, expecting reliable growth that will fall short of pre-recession investment surges.


Feature Story: 2016 Economic Development Awards

2016 Economic Development Awards

With so many locations embracing cutting-edge technologies and innovative development strategies, it was hard to pare down the worthy nominees for our economic development awards festival. Here are the folks who made the cut, the best of the best in the applications of smart practices for sustainable growth.


State Focus – Utah: Consistently Excellent

A University of Utah student shows off the 3D-printed models of sculptures created by other students. (Source: Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development)

When it comes to business, rolling the dice on an unpredictable location can be disastrous for the bottom line. If you’re looking for consistent excellence, Utah is a sure bet.


State Focus – Kansas: The Sunflower State Is Blooming and Booming

Kansas

Known as the Sunflower State, Kansas boasts a highly skilled workforce, outstanding infrastructure, low operating costs and a location in the heart of America.


Automotive Industry Focus: Hitting On All Cylinders

automotive industry

The U.S. auto industry recorded its best year ever in 2015, selling 17.5 million cars and light trucks in the U.S., nearly $570 billion in revenue and a 5.7 percent increase over last year.



Heroic Efforts In California

Murrieta California

Under California’s Renovate America program, the state partners with locations to finance new energy-efficiency projects, creating new jobs in the golden state.


Axiall, Lotte Invest $3 Billion in Louisiana Chemical Plants

Lake Charles, LA - Axiall Corp. and Lotte Chemical Corp. will invest 3 billion in two new chemical manufacturing plants.

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.