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Schneider Electric USA Consolidating Tennessee Regional Offices
The global energy management and automation company will relocate 900 employees and create 250 new jobs in Franklin, TN.
An interview with Craig Spohn, Executive Director/President of the Cyber Innovation Center in Bossier City, LA, plus a look at the ramifications of the Paris climate accord.
A recent survey of corporate real estate executives finds an increased focus on the strategic aspects of CRE within companies.
New York will support adoption of advanced technologies to help businesses and building owners track energy use in real time, pinpoint waste, cut costs and drive more than $200 million in energy savings.
Amazon’s fifth Sunshine State location will create over 1,000 full-time hourly jobs.
PactSafe and WDD Software will create 160 new jobs in Indianapolis.
The specialty generic pharmaceutical company is expanding its manufacturing and R&D complex in Buena, NJ, with the potential to create up to 200 jobs.
A constant dialogue between local businesses and economic development organizations is a key that unlocks growth. Elk Grove Village sets a great example.
The consumer paper goods manufacturing operation will result in a $64M investment and 80 new jobs in Columbia County, OR.
Barcelona, Spain-based manufacturer SANJO Corte Fino to invest $17.5M to establish its North American headquarters in Virginia Beach, VA.
Despite an uneven track record in annual revenues vs. costs, the logistics industry keeps on trucking, railing, sailing and flying to get your goods where they need to go.
The new operation will create 300 jobs within two years, adding to CSRA's 800-job Integrated Technology Center that will open in Bossier City in late 2016.
The new $10.9 million customer care center will create up to 500 jobs in Wise County, VA.
The Delaware-based company is expanding in Indianapolis, investing more than $15.7 million and creating nearly 300 new jobs by 2018.
Oklahoma proactively is meeting critical development priorities, including a STEM-oriented workforce, sustainable water resources, green energy, 21st-century infrastructure—and a great place to live.
Transpoint Intermodal LLC’s new $13.5 million cargo transfer facility in Fort Wayne will create up to 64 new jobs by the end of 2019.
The Grow NJ program award targets job creation and will help the company grow in Vineland, yielding a net benefit of $20.4M back to the state over 20 years.
The largest enhancement project since the canal opened in 1914 will provide the world's shippers, retailers, manufacturers and consumers with greater shipping options, better maritime service, enhanced logistics and supply-chain reliability.
Michigan has a rich history of innovation, a skilled work force, and leading academic institutions prepared to engage in the emerging public UAS space.
The Austria-based wood-based panel products manufacturer plans to expand its operations in Calhoun County, adding 160 jobs to its Alabama workforce.
We hope President Obama's last keynote at SelectUSA marked a beginning and not an end.
Minnesota-based Cardinal IG will expand in Steuben County, IN investing $2.3M and creating up to 38 jobs by 2019.
States that are leaders in creating a skilled workforce are the focus of Business Facilities' May / June 2016 issue. Plus, a look at research parks, and the logistics industry.
The winnings will be used to link neighborhoods and improve mobility for residents, encourage additional growth, and provide an environment for technology companies to locate in Columbus.