The company plans to maintain its existing plant in Dallas but re-locate its primary production headquarters to the Marietta Industrial Park and begin production later this year, which could lead to the addition of up to 100 jobs in the area. Aug 31, 2012 @ 2:31 PM
The producer of roofing membranes that provide resistance to ultraviolet, ozone and chemical exposure will double the size of its manufacturing facility. Aug 30 2012 @ 4:40 PM
CEO Alan Mulally presided over groundbreakings for two new assembly plants this week, a $760-million unit in Hangzhou and a $600-million facility in Chongqing. Aug 29 2012 @ 2 PM
NetApp plans to invest more than $85 million in new machinery and equipment and renovation to accommodate the expanded workforce. Aug 28, 2012 @ 3:51 PM
The expansion, which will create new production capacity for processors used in smartphones and tablets, brings the company's total investment in its Austin facility to nearly $13 billion. Posted on Aug 27, 2012 @ 12:32 PM
It's time for our annual exercise, separating wheat from chaff in the fertile fields of development. As always, our rankings point to growth potential. But in a struggling economy, we're also giving extra credit for real jobs. From the July/August 2012 issue
Intel is investing in the construction of a new R&D facility at its Chandler campus; the facility will create several hundred Intel jobs and nearly a thousand construction jobs. Military veterans with technical training will be recruited for some positions. Posted Aug 23, 2012 @ 11:01 AM
By Heidi Schwartz, Internet Director, Group C Media, Aug 22, 2012 @ 3:42 PM
The facility, which is scheduled to open this fall, will use technology licensed from the University of Missouri. The company expects to invest $2 million in the plant the first year and employ more than 60 people within five years. Posted on Aug 22, 2012 @ 11:15 AM
With the move to Tucson, Accelr8 expects to bring highly skilled, high-wage jobs to Southern Arizona and will occupy approximately 15,000 square feet of space after a build out of wet lab space. Posted on Aug 20, 2012 @ 2:48 PM
The Volunteer State is establishing a rigorous set of benchmarks and engaging a team of consultants to pre-certify available sites. From the July/August 2012 issue
California governor signs SB 1029 authorizing the first leg of construction for the state’s improved transportation system. From the July/August 2012 issue
Amistad Industrial Developers has played a central role in bringing to fruition projects that have created 15 million square feet of industrial space for more than 100 global players. From the July/August issue
With a strong Canadian dollar and a weaker U.S. market putting a crimp in exports, Ontario is moving quickly to diversify its economic base. From the July/August 2012 issue
A well-rounded location choice for business in general, the Old Dominion offers a competitive edge for new and expanding companies looking for technological advantages. From the July/August 2012 issue
Be it a business Goliath or an entrepreneurial David, Indiana is willing to listen and take action to make sure that every economic opportunity is realized. From the July/August 2012 issue
The Japanese auto giant is planning to produce Nissan Sentra compacts at its Mississippi plant, creating 1,000 new jobs and bringing total employment in Canton up to 4,500. From the July/August 2012 issue
The $20.7-million facility, a joint project with the University of Kentucky, puts the Bluegrass State at the forefront of renewable energy technology.
Unemployment rates are staggering, but what’s even more astounding is that there are thousands of jobs across the U.S. going unfilled due to a shortage of skilled workers. Workforce development training programs are now Job One. From the July/August 2012 issue
The auto parts supplier will invest $62 million in a new manufacturing facility near Cartersville, creating 220 jobs.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission's suspension of licensing will not stop the Vogtle and V.C. Summer expansions.
The new production line would add 38 jobs at the plant, which currently employs 493 workers.
Dallas Fed Chief Richard Fisher recently appeared in state videos discussing why Texas is outperforming other states in a sluggish economy. From the July/August 2012 issue