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.
The expansion of Conley Composites to Kentwood, MI will result in the creation of 64 new jobs and a capital investment of $3.3 million.
Porta North America is expanding its operations with a North American Training Center for Flexible Production in Charlotte, NC.
The mobility transportation manufacturer will expand its operations in Indiana to meet increased national and international demand for its wheelchair accessible vans, SUVs and wheelchair lifts.
The steel fabricator will create 70 new jobs with its second Louisiana site at the former Bradken foundry in Amite, Tangipahoa Parish.
Armor Plastics, a new plastic coating company, will invest $13.4 million to revitalize a vacant industrial site in Madison, IN.
The new 490,000-square-foot Janesville, WI distribution center will employ 80 people, and help expand the company's shipping capabilities.
Nexteer Automotive recently celebrated the opening of its new production facility in Chennai, India, where it expects to create 150 jobs by the end of this year.
The industrial automation systems provider will create 90 new jobs with its new operations in York County, SC.
The South Korean company will invest $19.5 million in its new Richland County production operations, creating 25 new jobs in the process.
The company has selected Chattanooga as the U.S. base for its electric vehicle production and will invest $800 million in the facility.
The auto glass supplier will invest $16.1 million and create 70 new jobs at its new Greenville County, SC processing center.
By 2024, Saturn Petcare will invest more than $38 million and create up to 200 new jobs at its first U.S. facility in Terre Haute, IN.
The furniture maker plans to create 202 new jobs in Catawba County, NC over five years.
The electroplating manufacturer will invest approximately $4 million to establish a new facility in Portland, TN.
The China-based foam mattress manufacturer's $45 million investment is projected to create 250 new jobs in Winnsboro, SC.
The Illinois-based steel company is investing nearly $20 million to move to Gary, IN.
The Brazil-based ceramic tile manufacturer will invest about $150 million and create 220 jobs in Baxter, TN.
The Indian manufacturer and supplier of aluminum cast products will create 100 new jobs at its Dorchester County operations.
The partnerships will provide Florida businesses with additional resources and grant opportunities to help develop and expand their international markets.
The expansion will create 120 permanent highly skilled jobs and allow the company to increase capacity manufacturing influenza vaccines for global markets.
The Scandinavian automotive industry supplier will locate new operations in Orangeburg County, SC, its first in North America.
Pacific Industrial Development Corp. will expand its Pittsfield Township, MI operations and create 50 high-tech jobs with help from a performance-based grant.
Due to growing demand for paper straws, Aardvark Straws will expand its Fort Wayne, IN operations, creating more than 200 jobs by the end of 2021.
Over a five-year period, the towing equipment manufacturer has made a significant investment to expand its operations in Ooltewah, TN.