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Logistics Networks Are Getting Back On Track


Lower fuel prices, a surge in railroad hiring and the need to get goods to market faster are boosting growth and profits in the logistics sector.

Metalplate Galvanizing Announces $9.75 Million Investment For New Louisiana Galvanizing Site

Metalplate Galvanizing.

The project will include 50,000-square-foot facility and result in more than 340 new direct and indirect jobs.

Industry Focus: Logistics – Going With The Flow

Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway

To service customers efficiently, tailored logistics and transportation solutions are essential to ensure coordinated goods movement from origin to end user through each supply chain segment.

AAR Announces 500 New Jobs In Lake Charles, LA


State will establish Aircraft MRO Center of Excellence for aviation training at SOWELA Technical Community College.

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.

Sasol Announces Largest Manufacturing Investment In Louisiana History


Hiring for the GTL and ethane cracker facilities will begin in 2014. Operations of the first plant are expected to start in 2017, with full employment reached within two years after commercial operations begin. Dec 4, 2012 @ 12:28 PM