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GE Aviation Investing $200M In Pair of Alabama Plants 


Ohio-based GE Aviation will invest $200 million to build a pair of plants in Huntsville that will produce silicon carbide materials used to make ultra-lightweight ceramic matrix composite components for jet engines.

Boeing Opens Research Center In Huntsville, AL


Boeing’s new research and technology center in Huntsville, Alabama will serve as the company’s hub for collaborative technology development with academic institutions and research partners in analytics and simulation.

Cover Story: Workforce Training Is Job One

The Minnesota Job Skills Partnership supports workforce training like this session conducted by Ben Bomstad (left), Corporate Trainer, Alexandria Industries and Greg Sandeno, Manufacturing Specialist (right), at Alexandria Technical and Community College’s Customized Training Center.

Winning the race to fill the high-tech jobs of the 21st century requires an ongoing commitment to match educational programs with future business workforce needs.

Business Report: Alabama – Polaris Industries Bringing 2,000 Jobs To Huntsville

Gov. Robert Bentley (right) announced the Polaris deal at the Jackson Conference Center in Huntsville.

The company’s new 600,000-square-foot, $127-million manufacturing facility will produce off-road vehicles on a 453-acre site.

Snapshots: 60 Seconds… With Greg Canfield, Alabama Secretary Of Commerce

Alabama Secretary of Commerce Greg Canfield.

Alabama is accelerating its jobs incentives and upgrading its training programs to attract prospective businesses to the state.

Polaris Plans Alabama Facility

Gov. Bentley with Polaris hat.

Polaris said the Alabama manufacturing facility will feature multiple assembly lines and state-of-the-art technologies.

Business Report: A Rising Tide Of New Jobs, Investment Rolls Into Alabama


Nearly 17,000 new jobs and more than $4.4 billion in capital investment came to Alabama in 2013.

BUSINESS REPORT: Alabama – Donghee America Plans $48-Million Fuel Tank Plant In Auburn


Alabama’s automotive manufacturing sector is hitting on all cylinders, as OEM assembly plants and the supplier network that supports them continue to expand. From the July/August 2013 issue.