IL: Cronus to Invest $1.4B for New 175-Job Fertilizer Plant

October 31, 2014

The Cronus fertilizer plant is one of the largest private investments in central Illinois since 1988. more >>


FL: Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems to Start New HQ in Lake Mary, Hire 100

October 31, 2014

New facility to add significant space to accommodate recent merger of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries & Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas. more >>


CA: PG&E Opens New $28.5M Electric Control Center in Fresno

October 31, 2014

New 24,000 sq-ft operations ctr will enhance electric reliability, resiliency and will utilize current and future Smart Grid technologies. more >>


WI: Baker Cheese Factory to Invest $7M to Expand, Add 40 New Jobs

October 31, 2014

Fourth-generation co. that's nearly a century old, investing in new equipment to make it more efficient & enable it to produce additional products. more >>



Inaugural Automotive Plastics Conference to Launch in January in Detroit

October 30, 2014

Conference will explore how plastics can play a major role as a go-to material for building vehicles that are powerful, safe, comfortable,... more >>


U.S. Executives Remain Bullish on American Manufacturing, Study Finds

October 30, 2014

Decision makers at large manufacturers expect U.S. share of their production to rise an average of 7% in 5 years; 1/2 expect factory jobs rise. more >>


ACEEE: Massachusetts Tops California as Most Energy-Efficient State

October 30, 2014

Top 10 states are MA, CA, RI, OR, VT, CT, NY, WA, MD and MN; 5 states most in need of improvement are ND, WY, SD, MS and AK. more >>


MAPI: Steady Growth, Surge Unlikely; Industrial Sector Recovered by ’14 End

August 28, 2014

Outlook-- 184,000 new mfg jobs in 2014, an upswing from 158,000 jobs in May forecast & 315,000 more jobs in 2015, up from 212,000 forecasted. more >>



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Energy Utilities Challenged by a Changing Climate

September 24, 2014

Every utility is already influenced by climate changes. Here are ideas to minimize risk to current and future investments and affected communities. more >>


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Utilizing Public Incentives to Develop a Skilled Workforce

September 24, 2014

See how the struggle with human resource issues arising from a shrinking pool of highly skilled workers has gotten the attention of state agencies. more >>


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Advanced Manufacturing Workforce Strategies

September 23, 2014

Don't let the skills gap conundrum hinder your progress toward manufacturing economic recovery; a wealth of strategies are right here. more >>


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Designated Sites: The Smart Location Choice

September 23, 2014

In today’s fast-paced world, site selectors will want to take note of these terrific sites that simplify tasks so facilities are quickly ready to... more >>



Out of Inventory: Skills Shortage Threatens Growth for U.S. Manufacturing

October 21, 2014

New Accenture manufacturing and skills study, completed in collaboration with The Manufacturing Institute, looks at the skills shortage in the U.S.... more >>


The Future of the Utility Industry and the Role of Energy Efficiency

August 14, 2014

In the past, utilities could make money by serving growing loads and earning returns on the large capital investments they had made to serve those... more >>


United States Industrial Highlights - Q2 2014

August 12, 2014

A detailed, quarterly look at Industrial leasing, sales and construction activity for individual metro areas in the United States. more >>


The Energy Savings Potential of Smart Manufacturing

August 11, 2014

A more efficient manufacturing processes is a more energy-efficient manufacturing process and that is the focus of this research report. more >>


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The Moberly Area Industrial Park is home to the State of Missouri's 6th Certified Site (67.49 acres remaining) and includes a total of 210 acres of... More>>




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Case Studies

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North Port, Florida, Continues to Achieve!   

By: Juli Anne Patty

Like many of America’s great success stories, North Port, Florida, is a self-made city and is ready to be the city of any growing business's future. More>>


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Lawrence County, Ohio - The Point Industrial Park: Connecting Manufacturing to Global Logistics   

By: Shane Arrington

See how the intermodal hub of South Point, OH, serves as a strategic location offering lucrative incentives for businesses to develop and prosper. More>>


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Michigan: The “Comeback State” is the Nation’s Go-to Place for Business   

By: Jennifer Alten

Discover why Wall Street recently ranked Michigan No. 1 for states that recovered most from the Great Recession. More>>


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