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Rochester, NY Lands Integrated Photonics Manufacturing Innovation Hub

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The Research Foundation for the State University of New York (RF SUNY) will lead a new Integrated Photonics Institute for Manufacturing Innovation (IP-IMI) to secure U.S. leadership in manufacturing integrated photonics.

Reform, Reauthorization of EB-5 Investment Program Urged

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Congressional reauthorization of the EB-5 investment program needs to happen before it expires on September 30, and should include measures to improve the program’s transparency and accountability, according to The Real Estate Roundtable.

Auto Supplier Kamtek To Create 350 Jobs, Invest $530M in Alabama Expansion

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Auto supplier Kamtek will invest $530 million and create 350 jobs in an expansion of its Birmingham, AL operation that includes opening a new aluminum casting facility to meet automaker demands for lighter parts.

Business Facilities’ 11th Annual Rankings Report: Texas, Utah Top Flagship Business, Economic Categories

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Our 11th annual rankings report is Business Facilities’ most comprehensive evaluation to date of state, metro and international leaders in more than 50 critical categories essential to site selection choices.

Amedisys to Invest $2.5M, Create 120 Jobs in Davidson County, TN

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Amedisys, a leading health care at home company, will invest $2.5 million and create approximately 120 new jobs in Nashville, TN.

Florida Industrial Sites Join Duke Energy’s Site Readiness Program

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Duke Energy has just completed the evaluation of industrial sites in Florida’s Pasco, Polk and Sumter counties through the company’s Site Readiness Program, which helps advance prime parcels for industrial development opportunities.

Port Everglades Expansion Wins Army Corps Approval

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A plan to deepen and widen Florida’s Port Everglades has won a key approval from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, clearing the way for the port to seek Congressional funding for a project that would generate thousands of jobs and maintain the region’s leading position in international trade.

Yanfeng Automotive Interiors to Invest $55 Million, Create 325 Jobs In Chattanooga

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Yanfeng, the world’s largest automotive interiors supplier, will invest $55 million in the company’s fourth U.S. facility and create 325 new jobs in Chattanooga, TN.

Tilson Expands Indiana HQ, Creating 245 New Jobs

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Tilson will invest $1.55 million to renovate and expand its current headquarters in Greenwood, IN, creating up to 245 new jobs by 2020.