Development News

Development News | June 7, 2004
Cities Work to Lure NASA Facility   

Houston offered up low taxes, a diverse workforce and a temperate climate. Newport News advertised its upscale business district, rich cultural... More>>


Development News | May 20, 2004
General Dynamics to Expand R&D in Sterling Heights   

General Dynamics to Expand R&D in Sterling Heights, 505 Michigan Jobs Expected. Defense Firm Opts to Stay in Michigan. More>>


Development News | May 20, 2004
Lockheed-Martin in Troy Awarded $5BB Contract   

Lockheed-Martin on Wednesday announced the $5 billion Joint Common Missile system, the next-generation air-to-ground missile to be carried on U.S.... More>>


Development News | May 4, 2004
Hino Motors to Purchase Site in Marion   

Governor Mike Huckabee today announced that Hino Motors Ltd. will buy a site in Marion where it will construct a plant to manufacture parts for... More>>


Development News | April 28, 2004
American Railcar to Expand in Paragould   

American Railcar Industries Inc., based in St. Charles, Mo., announced plans for expansion of its Paragould railcar manufacturing plant, hiring up to... More>>


Development News | April 21, 2004
Buffalo Welcomes Geico   

Saying “in Buffalo, you have a combination of smart and friendly,” Warren Buffett played a key role in the recent announcement that GEICO... More>>


Development News | April 21, 2004
Motorcycle Shipping Company Plans $4.5 MM Expansion   

A Milwaukee motorcycle shipping company is undertaking a $4.5 million expansion to meet the growing demand to haul motorcycles throughout the country... More>>


Development News | April 21, 2004
Rich Expansion in Shelby County   

Rich Products Corp. plans to invest $30 million-$45 million and add 100-150 manufacturing jobs in an expansion of its manufacturing facility in... More>>


Development News | April 21, 2004
GSO Eyed for Purolator Expansion   

Purolator Facet's Advanced Filtration unit, headquartered in Greensboro, is considering a $10 million expansion in the Gate City that could add 35 to... More>>


Development News | March 30, 2004
TVA Launches Site Selection Program to Recruit Manufacturing Plants Across the Region   

Program established to create certified "mega sites" and bring in more jobs. More>>