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Company will develop two million-square-foot complex, resulting in 210 new direct jobs and 516 new indirect jobs.


Company will develop two million-square-foot complex, resulting in 210 new direct jobs and 516 new indirect jobs.

Katoen Natie USA Announces $150 Million Baton Rouge Area Facility

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Katoen Natie USA Announces $150 Million Baton Rouge Area Facility

Baton Rouge Facility (© Katoen Natie)

Company will develop two million-square-foot complex, resulting in 210 new direct jobs and 516 new indirect jobs.


TVA And Deloitte Consulting Name First Metro Primary Data Center Site

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TVA hired Chicago-based Deloitte Consulting to identify and evaluate locations for data centers in the seven-state TVA service area. Deloitte’s study found the 10.6-acre site in Knoxville is readily accessible, has a strong telecommunications infrastructure and availability of reliable electricity—all criteria for a primary site for a data center company.


Medient To Build America’s Largest Movie Studio In Georgia

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The project will be the largest in the US and as much of the site will be open to visitors, it is also expected to become a major tourist destination. The MOU is the memorialization of an agreement with Medient that will create in excess of 1,000 permanent jobs,


Detroit Electric Returns To Motor City; 180 Jobs To Be Created

The new Detroit Electric sports car will be revealed in April 2013. (PRNewsFoto/Detroit Electric)

The company HQ will be based in the iconic Fisher Building, located in downtown Detroit. A site has also been identified to assemble the first ever pure electric sports car in Michigan, with production to start in August.


Study: Unmanned Aircraft Industry Poised To Create 70k New U.S. Jobs In Three Years

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New study finds enormous job creation potential following integration of unmanned aircraft into the national airspace.


GEICO to Open Service Center in Central Indiana, Add 1,200 Jobs

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The Washington, DC-based auto insurer will invest millions of dollars to lease, renovate and equip 109,000 square feet of space in the area. The new office is expected to be operational by late April.



Lockheed Martin Announces Liquefied Natural Gas Project Creating 166 New Direct Jobs In New Orleans

An aerial view of the primary manufacturing facility at NASA's Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans. (LMSSC-MO)

Project at Michoud Assembly Facility will result in 236 new indirect jobs, for a total of more than 400 new jobs.


Eagle Creek Software Services And South Dakota Team to Create 1,000 Jobs

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New $10-million technology center to open in Vermillion, SD; scholarships and career track at University of South Dakota will train workforce.


Chrysler Group Invests Millions In Indiana, Adds 1,250 New Jobs

Governor Pence announces plans to expand the Chrysler plant in Kokomo. (Photo: City of Kokomo.)

With this announcement, Chrysler Group has confirmed total investments of more than $1.6 billion in Kokomo for production of the eight- and nine-speed transmissions as well as various other process improvements at all four facilities in the area. The company currently employs more than 6,100 in Kokomo.