LA: Citadel Completions LLC to Invest $17.6M, Hire 250+ for Aircraft Center

May 18, 2018

Aircraft center project dedicated to interior jet modifications & maintenance in Lake Charles, LA, to result in 600+ new direct, indirect jobs. more >>


OR: CRG to Build The Cubes at Troutdale in Portland, Create 300 Area Jobs

May 18, 2018

Real estate development & investment co. to build 350,000-sq-ft speculative industrial & logistics facility in Troutdale Reynolds Industrial Park. more >>


AR: Calstrip to Invest $15M in Mississippi County, Create 45 Jobs

May 18, 2018

Prominent steel service center co. to initially construct 100,000+-sq-ft facility, with 2 planned expansions to bring facility to 300,000+ sq ft. more >>


SC: JTEKT to Invest $19.4M, Expand in Oconee County, Add 56 Jobs

May 18, 2018

Automotive supplier that operates as Koyo Bearings plans 18,000-sq-ft addition to its existing 173,000-sq-ft plant. more >>



Reshoring plus FDI Add 171,000 U.S. Jobs in 2017, Up 2,800% Since 2010

April 13, 2018

Combined reshoring & FDI jobs up 122% compared to unrevised 2016 totals per The Reshoring Initiative data from its current report. more >>


MEMA Responds to EPA’s Final Determination on GHG Emissions Standards

April 9, 2018

While Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Assn. (MEMA) supports adjustments & flexibilities, it doesn't support significant changes to the EPA standards. more >>


Auto Alliance Response to EPA’s Review of Fuel Economy/GHG Program

April 9, 2018

Alliance of Automotive Manufacturers (Auto Alliance) says maintaining a single national program critical to ensuring cars remain affordable. more >>


Steel Industry Applauds EPA Reconsideration of Auto Emissions Standards

April 9, 2018

Thomas J. Gibson, president & CEO of AISI, issued a statement in response to EPA announcement to revisit fed greenhouse gas standards. more >>



Insights

Shaking the Game Board: Will the New U.S. Tax Law Impact Location Decisions?

April 30, 2018

New U.S. tax law may make the U.S. a more favorable tax regime overall, but what about less-obvious impacts on corporate location decisions? more >>


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Current Perspectives on Corporate Real Estate Growth

April 30, 2018

Trends in corporate real estate are determined by a wide range of factors. Don't miss the boat. Get to know what's most important right now. more >>


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CiCi Community Impact Awards

April 30, 2018

Want to see community transformations resulting from companies' location choices? Simply read the CiCi Community Impact Awards stories. more >>


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Finding a New Home: Locating a Corporate Headquarters

April 30, 2018

Siting a corp. HQ is a unique site selection project. Before testing the waters, read on to become an expert on key dynamics to HQ success. more >>



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Port Tampa Bay Adds New Refrigerated Warehouse Capacity

January 22, 2018

Port Logistics Refrigerated Services (PLRS) has developed a 135,000-sq-ft new cold supply chain solution at Port Tampa Bay (PTB), FL. more >>


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Stone County Mississippi Strikes the Right Balance and Is In the Middle of It All

October 1, 2017

Surrounded by lush national forest, yet positioned in the heart of a dynamic industrial-military corridor. A place of timeless traditions and 21st... more >>


Peoria AZ is the SMART Choice for Business Location

Peoria AZ is the SMART Choice for Business Location

September 25, 2017

From its stunning topography to diverse workforce, Peoria Arizona is becoming an increasingly popular place to live, work and invest. Peoria is in a... more >>



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LED FastStart Tops Workforce Training Program Rankings for 8th Year

December 13, 2017

Since launching in 2008, LED FastStart® has raised the bar and elevated expectations for what a best-in-class workforce program should be. more >>


Available Properties

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McHenry East Site   

11 buildings with two miles of paved road. There is a remote operated gate and security camera system with all utilities available. 66,000+square... More>>


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Randolph County Industrial Park   

Randolph County Industrial Park has the "Alabama AdvantageSite" designation, which means all due diligence is complete and the property is ready for... More>>




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The Key to Central Louisiana’s Success: A Strong Workforce   

By: Jennifer Alten

Central Louisiana is thriving. One major reason is the area’s strong workforce, which is driving regional growth and productivity. More>>


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Mississippi Works — and Delivers   

By: Juli Anne Patty

Seeking a harmonious environment for your business? Discover Mississippi where people believe building business is the best option. More>>


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Lubbock, Texas: A Hub City of Powerful Industries   

By: Michael Popke

Check out this appealing city in the northwest quadrant of TX, population of ~245,000 — local business leaders are pleased with its progress. More>>


White Papers

White Paper | August 11, 2017
2017 Manufacturing Report   

Trends and strategies to help manufacturers understand growth challenges and capture opportunities. More>>


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The Footprint 2020 Study   

The next shift in manufacturing locations is imminent. Study discusses how to prepare. Over 50 companies responded to the survey. More>>


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Utility Energy Efficiency Scorecard   

ACEEE's first Utility Energy Efficiency Scorecard ranks largest 51 electric utilities across the USA based on utility-sector efficiency programs . More>>