Business Report Articles
Regional workforce and educational conclaves will make recommendations to ensure the Lone Star State is ready for new and expanding businesses.
Georgia’s largest port moved nearly 4 million containers in 2015, an increase of 11.7 percent over the previous year.
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.
Financial assistance and incentives are approved for four companies that will invest $254 million and create 241 new jobs.
On a statewide bus tour, Gov. Rick Scott hails Florida’s success creating new jobs, calling for $1 billion in tax cuts and the creation of a $250-million Florida Enterprise Fund.
North Carolina doubles down on growth plans for technology and innovation, with new funding and a new university-led program, InnovateNC.
BHE Renewables’ 579-megawatt solar project in Antelope Valley, CA is now fully connected to the California ISO grid.
Automotive components and systems producer DENSO Manufacturing Tennessee, Blount County’s largest employer, is investing $400 million in an expansion creating 500 new jobs.
Owens Corning’s $90-million project in Joplin, MO, a plant that will produce insulation products, is expected to create more than 100 jobs.
The Canadian seafood producer includes a culinary innovation R&D facility in its new HQ at the Pease International Tradeport.