Industry News

Industry News | March 23, 2016
First Airbus Aircraft Produced in the U.S. Takes Flight   

The A321 took off from the Mobile Aeroplex at Brookley in Mobile, Alabama, at 9:36 a.m., performed its test sequences, landed at 1:02 p.m. More>>

Industry News | March 21, 2016
Site Selectors Guild Presents Economic Growth & Trend Predictions    

Survey shows data centers and Foreign Direct Investment projects to lead growth in U.S. More>>

Industry News | March 21, 2016
AWEA: Opportunities for Women in Wind Power on the Rise   

As wind power ramps up so are new opportunities for jobs and leadership positions for women in the U.S. wind energy industry. More>>

Industry News | March 18, 2016
IEDC Calls on Governors to Promote Economic Development Week   

International Economic Development Council President & CEO called on U.S. governors to celebrate Economic Development Week the week of May 8. More>>

Industry News | March 18, 2016
NASA Recognizes Outstanding Small Businesses with Industry Awards   

SBIA awards recognize 1 small business prime contractor, small business subcontractor & large business prime contractor supporting NASA’s mission. More>>

Industry News | March 2, 2016
AIA: President’s Budget Request Not Adequate for Pressing National Needs   

AIA believes budget won't fund need to ensure safe air transportation, make U.S. more secure, promote space exploration. More>>

Industry News | March 2, 2016
AWEA: U.S. No.1 in the World in Wind Energy Production   

Data by Global Wind Energy Council and by U.S. Energy Information Administration place U.S. as world wind energy production leader. More>>

Industry News | March 2, 2016
U.S. Dept. of Energy Launches $40M Effort to Improve Clean Energy Materials   

Energy Materials Network is a new National Laboratory-led initiative to give U.S. entrepreneurs & mfgrs a leg up in global race for clean energy. More>>

Industry News | March 2, 2016
ISM: New Orders & Production Growing, Employment & Inventories Contracting   

Economic activity in mfg sector contracted in Feb. for 5th consecutive month, while overall economy grew for 81st consecutive month. More>>

Industry News | February 15, 2016
Plastics Industry: Customs Reauthorization Equals More Competitive Mfg Sector   

The Senate reached a final agreement on the Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015 (H.R. 644). More>>