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Danos Selects Port Of Iberia, LA For New Manufacturing Facility

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Energy firm’s $23.2 million capital investment will create 100 new direct jobs in Iberia Parish.

Axiall Selects Louisiana For Potential $3 Billion Investment In Chemical Facilities

Axiall manufactures vinyl-based building and home improvement products including window and door profiles, moldings, siding, pipe and pipe fittings, and decking.

Ethane cracker and related derivatives plant could result in more than 2,400 new direct and indirect jobs.

IBM Breaks Ground On New Technology Center In Baton Rouge, LA

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IBM Services Center: Baton Rouge, already operating at a temporary site, represents Louisiana’s largest software development project to date, with innovative public-private partnerships in higher education and urban development.

COVER STORY: 2013 Business Facilities Rankings Report – Metro And Global Rankings


Baton Rouge tops the field in economic growth potential; China surges into the lead in renewable energy investment. From the July/August 2013 issue.

Cool Planet Energy Systems Announces $168 Million Investment In Louisiana Bio-Refineries

The illustration above shows how plants absorb CO2 from the atmosphere as part of the natural carbon cycle. During plant respiration and decomposition, the CO2 is released back into the atmosphere (left image). By using plant biomass as the source of our fuel cycle, the fuel created is considered carbon neutral when it is burned, as it only releases back into the atmosphere the same CO2 that was originally captured by the biomass (right image).

New venture will convert wood waste to gasoline and create nearly 500 new direct and indirect jobs in Alexandria and Natchitoches

Honeywell Announces $208 Million In Louisiana Projects

Honeywell's manufacturing facility in Baton Rouge, LA.

In Shreveport, Baton Rouge and Geismar, Honeywell will retain 698 jobs and potentially invest as much as $1.2 billion in projects resulting in 190 new direct and indirect jobs.

IBM Announces Creation Of 800-Job Technology Center In Downtown Baton Rouge

Rendering provided by Downtown Development District - a computer rendering shows what downtown Baton Rouge would look like with more trees.

“IBM Services Center: Baton Rouge” represents Louisiana’s largest software development project to date; with State support, LSU will dramatically expand its computer science program; innovative public-private partnership will result in new riverfront development with office and residential components

COVER STORY: 2012 Economic Development Deal of the Year Awards


Baxter International’s decision to make a $1.3-billion investment in an expansion of its bio/pharmaceutical manufacturing promises to propel the Peach State into the front ranks of national biotech powerhouses. From the January/February 2013 issue.