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Nanshan America Puts Plant in Lafayette, IN

Nanshan America Co. Ltd. has announced it will build an aluminum extrusion plant in Lafayette, IN on land in the Park 350 industrial park...

Pratt & Whitney Expands in Columbus, GA

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has announced that Pratt & Whitney, a global aerospace leader, will expand its manufacturing facility in Columbus creating approximately 180...

Wind Tower Plant Set for Cheyenne, WY

Gestamp Renewables and the Worthington Energy Group, a subsidiary of Worthington Industries, Inc., have announced they will build a wind tower manufacturing facility in...

Budget Sets $150M for Biodefense Facility

The Obama Administration's 2012 budget proposal includes funding for the first phase of construction of the NBAF in Manhattan, KS.

SunEdison Brings 500 Jobs to California

SunEdison, the solar power company is moving its headquarters from Maryland to Belmont, bringing 500 jobs to the city in the process, the...

Plant Closure Sparks Incentives Debate in MA

Evergreen Solar's recent decision to close its Devens, MA solar panel manufacturing plant and move production to China after receiving more ...

U.S. Plans $53-Billion High-Speed Rail Network

The Obama administration is proposing to spend $53 billion over the next six years to help promote the construction of a national high-speed, intercity...

Charging into the Future

A new era has dawned on the streets and highways of the United States. With the arrival of two all-electric vehicles, Chevy's Volt and...

Bradken Expands Foundry in Amite, LA

Gov. Bobby Jindal this week joined Bradken Engineered Products division President and COO Tom Armstrong, Greater New Orleans Inc. President and CEO Michael Hecht,...

Amtrak Plans $13.5-Billion Hudson Tunnel

Amtrak has announced plans for a $13.5-billion rail tunnel project to connect New York City and New Jersey. The rail giant said it would...

NHK of America Suspension Components Grows in KY

NHK of America Suspension Components (NASCO) will invest more than $10 million, receive $2.5 million in tax incentives to upgrade its Bowling Green facility...

Houston, TX approves $60-Million Soccer Stadium

Groundbreaking is planned Saturday for a $60 million stadium for the Houston Dynamo soccer team after city leaders approved an economic development tax zone ...

Memphis, Shelby County Consolidate ED Groups

The Memphis City Council and Shelby County Commission have approved a new structure for economic development for Memphis and Shelby County, ...

Pfizer Expanding in Boston, MA Area

Pfizer Inc. has announced will add 350 jobs in the Boston area and look for a new site to house a pair of research...

Maryland Streamlines Development Process

Gov. Martin O’Malley has launched “Business in Maryland Made Easy,” an economic development initiative and part of the governor's ongoing efforts to improve the...

Rising tide of red ink

Anyone who thought state budget deficits were confined to one or two regions of the United States had a sobering wake-up call in...

IA Governor Unveils Public-Private Agency

Gov. Terry Branstad plans to unveil details Monday about a new economic development authority that would replace the existing agency, according ...

Auto Parts Supplier Expands in Troy, MI

Automotive parts supplier ArvinMeritor will invest $23 million in facility and equipment upgrades to its headquarters in Troy, MI. The company got approval...

Alaska Expands Development Incentives

Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell submitted four pieces of legislation to encourage increased investment in Alaska’s resource development and create job opportunities for...

SC, GA Issue Joint Resolution on Ports Dredging

Representatives of development agencies in two states whose ports are competing to become the go-to destinations from an expanded Panama Canal appear...

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A recent survey of corporate real estate executives finds an increased focus on the strategic aspects of CRE within companies.

Wisconsin: Where Collaboration Drives Industry Advancement

From water technology and food processing to energy, power and control, companies in Wisconsin that recognize their mutual dependency and have formed partnerships to address common challenges are thriving and creating new economic opportunities.

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Sixty-seven percent of companies are more concerned about employee turnover than they were last year, according to a new survey by Randstad US.

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A.T. Kearney’s Global Cities 2016 can help businesses make key investment decisions such as where to place regional and global headquarters, as well as manufacturing and research hubs.

Chinese Real Estate Investment Plays Growing Role In U.S. Economy

Chinese investment in U.S. real estate has grown dramatically since 2010, according to a new report by Asia Society and Rosen Consulting Group.

Foreign Direct Investment: On the Rebound?

U.S. and China hold top two Foreign Direct Investment positions for fourth straight year; Canada ranks #3; Germany rises to #4 to lead Europe.