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Brown & Root will establish its corporate headquarters in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, with the Brown & Root executive team moving from Houston.


Brown & Root will establish its corporate headquarters in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, with the Brown & Root executive team moving from Houston.

Brown & Root To Establish Corporate HQ In Baton Rouge

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Iberville Parish project comes after governor’s economic mission to Asia; will result in more than 750 new direct and indirect jobs and 2,100 new construction jobs.


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80cc Go-Kart.

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CenturyLink Center of Excellence.

First announced in 2011, CenturyLink’s new Technology Center of Excellence will be home to 800 jobs in Monroe and result in 1,170 new indirect jobs in the greater Monroe area.


Business Report: Louisiana – Matheson Tri-Gas Expands In Southwest Louisiana

Stephen Moret, Secretary, LED.

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Alternative Energy In South Louisiana | New NFR BioEnergy Biorefineries

Sugarcane bagasse.

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Yuhuang Chemical Announces Investment In Louisiana Methanol Project

Shandong Yuhuang

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