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The first major automotive supplier manufacturing facility to be constructed in Flint, MI in more than 30 years will employ about 600 workers.
The Japan-based manufacturer of fiber cement products will create more than 70 jobs with the expansion of its Macon-Bibb County facility.
The steel and fiberglass tank manufacturer will increase its workforce to 201 people at its Garden City, KS facility.
The Poland-based flat glass processor will invest $43.55 million in a manufacturing operation in Henry County’s Commonwealth Crossing Industrial Park.
Workforce investments, not downsizing, are manufacturers' priority as plans for automation increase, according to new L.E.K. Consulting survey.
Locations are crafting incentives that target specific growth sectors, provide support for entrepreneurs and attract projects, promising a bevy of high-wage, high-tech new jobs.
The expansion project will add more than 50,000 square feet at Honda Alabama’s Line 2 operations in Talladega County.
The California-based company will establish a new facility in Jeffersonville and expand its current facility in Plainfield, creating up to 57 new jobs by the end of 2019.
The Kansas-based aerospace manufacturer expects the new research and development complex at its manufacturing site in Prestwick, Scotland to open in 2019.
Businesses located within the Quonset Business Park account for 14 percent of Rhode Island’s manufacturing jobs, with another 1,300 coming soon from Electric Boat.
The outdoor power equipment manufacturer will invest $10 million to expand production capabilities at its Weakley County, TN operations.
The industrial gas company's new Lehigh Valley headquarters will take advantage of sustainable technologies and reduce operating costs.
The Israel-based company is creating 302 new jobs and investing $45 million in Rockingham County, NC.
Cement, concrete and building materials company Lehigh Hanson Inc. will expand its operations in Mitchell, IN, creating up to 52 new jobs in southern Indiana by 2022.
The specialty vehicle manufacturer will establish a new manufacturing facility in Jefferson City, creating more than 300 jobs over the next three years.
The building products technology company recently broke ground for the new plant at Sri City, Andhra Pradesh.
The trailer manufacturer will invest a total of $3.7 million in Campbell County, with new operations in Jellico and an expansion of its current operations in Jacksboro.
The company's $1.2 billion investment will double capacity of technology-based steel mill and recycling facility in Osceola, AR.
The company will add 255 new jobs at its refrigerator plant in Decatur, AL.
Located near Barcelona, the new plant will employ 170 workers producing powertrain components for Europe's leading automakers including Renault, BMW, Daimler, Porsche, Audi and Ford.
The company's more than $150 million investment will create approximately 150 new jobs in Ranson, WV.
The new state-of-the-art facility and high-tech lab in Noblesville, IN consolidates two existing Indiana facilities in one modern, centralized location.
The high-quality aluminum manufacturer will create 50 new jobs at its Berkeley County, SC operations.
The lighting manufacturer is investing $46 million in the expansion of its Germantown, WI operations.
The food processing sector is thriving in Vineland, a South Jersey gem that offers ease of access to key markets along the East Coast and in Canada.
Electro Optic Systems will locate its flagship U.S. manufacturing facility in Huntsville, AL, creating as many as 100 jobs in the first year.
The company will invest $100 million in the new facility in Forest, MS, where it will integrate and test cutting-edge military systems.
The solar cell manufacturer will create more than 500 jobs at a new facility in Dalton, GA.
The California-based electric vehicle company will establish manufacturing operations at the former AM General facility in Mishawaka, IN.
The window and door company recently broke ground on a 60,000-square-foot expansion of its manufacturing campus in Bayport, MN, expected to create at least 40 jobs.
The packaging company will invest $10.4 million to establish a new manufacturing operation in Henrico County, VA.
The coffee company will invest $350 million to build a new, state-of-the art roasting and packaging facility in Spartanburg County, SC.
The company's East Coast truck body manufacturing facility expansion will bring nearly 200 jobs to Ephrata, PA over the next three years.
After a rigorous national site selection process, the global company opted to expand and upgrade its manufacturing facility in Saegertown, PA.