Economic development creates opportunities to grow state, local and metro areas, which are essential for economic growth, improved quality of life and community development. Economic Development articles below.
The Empire State is busy building a high-tech future that includes a $5-billion advanced materials sector, more than 100,000 advanced manufacturing jobs and the top hub for research in semiconductors and nanotechnology.
The pharmaceutical company will invest $35 million to expand its Fairfax County, VA R&D and manufacturing operation.
The engineering, technology-based manufacturer of innovative lighting solutions will expand its workforce by more than 100 employees.
California-based EasyDial is investing more than $21 million to build a new production facility in Chesterton, IN, creating up to 96 new jobs.
The company's additional investment comes less than five years after it opened the state-of-the-art advanced manufacturing facility in Blair, NE.
Web Industries will invest $8M to expand its operations in Allen County, IN creating up to 45 new jobs by 2019.
The HVAC equipment maker will move the operation to its Rosenberg, TX headquarters, investing $6M and creating 150 jobs.
Over the past four years, Honeywell’s Louisiana expansions have created 118 new direct jobs and $915 million in new capital investment statewide.
Litehouse Inc. will invest $40 million in its manufacturing operations in Hurricane, creating up to 165 jobs. Electronic Power Systems will invest $11.6 million and add up to 128 jobs in Cache County.
The China-based textile manufacturer will invest $410M, create up to 800 jobs in Forrest City, AR.
With support from the state, the sausage company will add 100 news jobs at its Sheboygan Falls location.
A $10-million project that is planned as the nation’s first “integrated” wind-solar hybrid power project is rising in Red Lake Falls, MN.
Explore the radical transformation now impacting on the largest and most complex global supply chain—the automotive sector—and identify key economic development opportunities that will result from this transformation during the next five years.
The aluminum parts manufacturer will invest more than $51.3 million in Bowling Green, KY.
The aluminum parts manufacturer will expand its Douglas-Coffee County, GA operations, creating 100 new jobs.
The company will expand its PEX pipe manufacturing facility in Apple Valley, MN; its 10th expansion in the location since 1990.
The structural storage racking system manufacturer will invest $17.4 million, create 120 new jobs in Dyersburg, TN.
The military component manufacturer will invest $8.4 million to expand its operations in Aiken, SC.
The managed IT service provider will invest $3.75M at the Bay Vista Office Park in the City of Largo.
The global technology firm will invest over $8.7 million, create up to 2,000 new high-skilled jobs in central Indiana by the end of 2021.
The spa product distribution company's expansion of its Washington County, VA operations will create 30 new jobs.