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Capital investment in southwestern Pennsylvania totaled $2.9 billion in 2015, marking the ninth consecutive year capital investment in the region exceeded $1 billion, according to the Pittsburgh Regional Alliance’s (PRA) ninth annual Business Investment Scorecard.
Merck, an American biopharmaceutical industry leader, will invest $168 million to expand its manufacturing plant near the town of Elkton, Virginia.
Nuco Steel Bar Technologies, a processor of raw steel materials into steel bars, announced plans to locate its operations to Valparaiso, Indiana.
Financial assistance and incentives are approved for four companies that will invest $254 million and create 241 new jobs.
The company will invest nearly $100 million to expand its Twin Falls, ID yogurt manufacturing operation.
The Palmetto State, long-time home of BMW’s production hub, moves into the top tier of automotive manufacturing states by snaring Volvo’s first U.S. plant.
Glatfelter will invest approximately $80 million and create up to 83 highly-skilled jobs at its new manufacturing facility in Fort Smith, AR.
Greater Houston Partnership snares a coveted 4.1-million-square-foot campus with a unique proposal utilizing an online site-selection app and intense data crunching.
Schlage Lock Company will invest more than $13 million and add up to 158 jobs by 2020.
After several years of job losses, aerospace and defense sector employment is expected to grow in 2016 by more than 39,000 jobs in the U.S., according to Deloitte’s new ”U.S. Aerospace & Defense Labor Market Study.”