Economic development creates opportunities to grow state, local and metro areas, which are essential for economic growth, improved quality of life and community development. Manufacturing articles below.
Angie’s Artisan Treats/BOOMCHICKAPOP® is opening a new manufacturing operation in Reno, NV, creating 160 Jobs.
The Research Foundation for the State University of New York (RF SUNY) will lead a new Integrated Photonics Institute for Manufacturing Innovation (IP-IMI) to secure U.S. leadership in manufacturing integrated photonics.
Auto supplier Kamtek will invest $530 million and create 350 jobs in an expansion of its Birmingham, AL operation that includes opening a new aluminum casting facility to meet automaker demands for lighter parts.
YFS Automotive Systems, Inc. will build its second U.S. manufacturing facility in Detroit, creating 160 new jobs and investing $26.9 million in a new facility to design, test, and manufacture automotive fuel system components.
Techno-Bloc, a manufacturer of high-end paving stones and patio blocks, will locate its first Indiana facility in Waterloo, IN, creating up to 85 new jobs by 2018.
Gestamp Chattanooga will expand its Hamilton County, TN presence by growing its existing cold-stamping operation and adding Class A stamping, hot-stamping and chassis component stamping. The expansion represents an investment of $180 million and the creation of more than 500 new jobs.
The manufacturer of hats and sports apparel will add 758 new jobs and invest $21.8 million to expand its operation in central Indiana.
At $750 million, initial phase includes highest-performing direct reduced iron plant in the world and 150 new direct jobs.
Georgia notched a 10 percent surge in job creation in fiscal year 2013, with 389 companies investing $6 billion and creating 31,656 jobs.
Energy firm’s $23.2 million capital investment will create 100 new direct jobs in Iberia Parish.
The company is set to expand its manufacturing footprint.
Global auto manufacturer chose central Kentucky due to highly skilled workforce, centralized location.
Shiloh Industries currently employs more than 2,000 associates across North America, with 86 associates in Auburn and 107 in Pierceton. The company plans to begin hiring for both facilities this year.
Second phase of construction continues on schedule for GTA's primary manufacturing facility.
Kansas City will be the company's first location outside of the state of Washington. ATS evaluated locations across the U.S. for this facility.
Newly expanded facility will be responsible for creating 650 new jobs in Georgia, once it is completed.
Company to invest more than $102 million to retrofit, expand its parent company’s former Hopkinsville location; will create up to 283 new jobs.
The new facility, which is expected to be fully operational by June 2014, will allow the company to relocate its overseas lavatory and toilet manufacturing to its Kokomo operations.
Global tire manufacturer to invest $800 million, create 1,800 new jobs in Clarksville, TN.
The economic outlook is positive as operations and employment continue to expand, and new industrial construction inquiries are streaming into Wheeling. From the July/August 2013 issue.
Organic Transit, manufacturer of the ELFpedal/electric vehicle, is moving to a larger facility in Durham, NC and opening a West Coast manufacturing center in San Jose, CA.
Palmer anticipates creating more than 100 new jobs in Garden City during the next two years.
Construction will begin this fall on the south side of the existing facility, with estimated completion by the fourth quarter of 2014.
Global consumer goods giant to invest $108.7 Million and add 428 new jobs.
The expanded anodize facility will be operational in a matter of weeks.
With a capacity expected to exceed 72,000 tons annually, the primary output of this newest Tejas facility will be heavier weight production casing with semi–premium and premium threaded connections.
Several regional manufacturing surveys signaled a substantial improvement in manufacturing production in the third quarter.
Marcellus shale drilling in WV spurs Pietro Fiorentini to set first U.S. manufacturing facility.
From quality meats to sugary treats, consumers are offered an almost endless supply of options when it comes to food. From the May/June 2013 issue.
The sensors and safety systems maker moves production to the new Eagle Creek Industrial Park. From the May/June 2013 issue.
German company to invest $17.5 million in its first U.S. plant; project stems from Governor’s visit in January.
With a total estimated investment of $600 million, the new facility in Gray Court, SC is the largest single venture in ZF's history.