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Innovate Manufacturing To Locate First U.S. HQ In Knoxville


China-based Innovate Manufacturing will locate its first U.S. headquarters in Knoxville, investing $4.7 million in building upgrades and renovations and creating 50 new jobs.

Rochester, NY Lands Integrated Photonics Manufacturing Innovation Hub


The Research Foundation for the State University of New York (RF SUNY) will lead a new Integrated Photonics Institute for Manufacturing Innovation (IP-IMI) to secure U.S. leadership in manufacturing integrated photonics.

Boeing Oklahoma City Expands Facilities, Business Presence


Boeing Oklahoma City recently broke ground on a new 290,000-square-foot facility with space for approximately 800 employees. The new structure, the third in Boeing’s existing campus, will open in summer 2016.

Reform, Reauthorization of EB-5 Investment Program Urged


Congressional reauthorization of the EB-5 investment program needs to happen before it expires on September 30, and should include measures to improve the program’s transparency and accountability, according to The Real Estate Roundtable.

Catheter Research Inc. Expanding Indianapolis HQ


Catheter Research Inc., a global medical device manufacturer, will expand its Indianapolis headquarters, creating up to 125 new jobs by 2020.

Auto Supplier Kamtek To Create 350 Jobs, Invest $530M in Alabama Expansion


Auto supplier Kamtek will invest $530 million and create 350 jobs in an expansion of its Birmingham, AL operation that includes opening a new aluminum casting facility to meet automaker demands for lighter parts.

Ryder To Invest $16.5M, Create 606 Jobs In Spring Hill, TN


Ryder Supply Chain Solutions will expand its warehousing, transportation, kitting and assembly operations in Spring Hill, TN. The announcement represents an investment of $16.5 million and the creation of 606 new jobs.

Business Facilities’ 2015 Global Rankings Report: China Leads In Renewable Energy Investment


China is the top-ranked nation among Renewable Energy Investment Leaders in Business Facilities’ annual Global Rankings Report. Switzerland retained its crown as the top-ranked nation in Global Competitiveness.

YFS Automotive Systems Investing $26.9M, Creating 160 Jobs In Detroit


YFS Automotive Systems, Inc. will build its second U.S. manufacturing facility in Detroit, creating 160 new jobs and investing $26.9 million in a new facility to design, test, and manufacture automotive fuel system components.