Economic development creates opportunities to grow state, local and metro areas, which are essential for economic growth, improved quality of life and community development. Knoxville articles below.
Heat exchanger manufacturer Kelvion will create 74 new jobs with an expansion of its Knox County, TN facility.
Global IT and business consulting company CGI will create 300 jobs at its new IT delivery center in Knox County, TN.
The advanced manufacturer will invest $21.4M and create 200 jobs at its new global headquarters and manufacturing facility in Knox County, TN.
China-based Innovate Manufacturing will locate its first U.S. headquarters in Knoxville, investing $4.7 million in building upgrades and renovations and creating 50 new jobs.
Advanced plastics manufacturer to invest $10.4 million in the area and will create more than 200 new jobs.
TeamHealth—a provider of outsourced physician staffing solutions for hospitals in the United States—is expanding in East Tennessee due to significant growth in its anesthesia service line.
The industry giant is gearing up to meet the demand as the amount of aluminum in cars is expected to increase fourfold by 2015, tenfold by 2025.
TVA hired Chicago-based Deloitte Consulting to identify and evaluate locations for data centers in the seven-state TVA service area. Deloitte’s study found the 10.6-acre site in Knoxville is readily accessible, has a strong telecommunications infrastructure and availability of reliable electricity—all criteria for a primary site for a data center company.