Metals Articles


The State of the North American Supply Base
Article | May 21, 2013
The State of the North American Supply Base   

Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA) tells why it believes the U.S. supply base is fundamentally strong with great near-term... More>>



Arkansas:  An Ideal Place for Manufacturing
Article | May 20, 2013
Arkansas: An Ideal Place for Manufacturing   

See for yourself how Arkansas’s central location, favorable business climate and skilled workforce combine to make it ideal for manufacturers. More>>



Corporate Investment Awards
Article | March 11, 2013
Corporate Investment Awards   

The Corporate Investment Awards pay tribute to 15 corporations that have announced the largest capital investment deals in 2012. More>>



8th Annual CiCi Awards
Article | March 11, 2013
8th Annual CiCi Awards Introduction   

The 8th Annual CiCi Awards pay homage to 30 of the most notable deals in Corporate Investment & Community Impact announced in 2012. More>>



Headquarters Location Solutions for the Midsize Company
Article | March 7, 2013
Headquarters Location Solutions for the Midsize Company   

A chronicle of what midsize companies face when defining the optimum location for the company headquarters as the company expands. More>>



Helping “Made in America” Translate to Export Sales and American Jobs
Article | March 5, 2013
Helping “Made in America” Translate to Export Sales and American Jobs   

Learn how Ex-Im Bank helps more American companies to sell more products and services to more places around the globe. More>>



ChrisSteel
Article | March 4, 2013
Incentives 2.0 (Making Incentives Work Better)   

Why effective economic development incentive programs must have clear objectives, mutual benefit, transparency and accountability. More>>



The New Horizons of Facility Management
Article | March 4, 2013
The New Horizons of Facility Management   

An investment in a facility without investing in someone to run it is like buying a racecar but not bothering to hire a driver. More>>



What’s Impacting Today’s Metals Industry Location Choices?
Article | October 31, 2012
What’s Impacting Today’s Metals Industry Location Choices?   

Several geographic concentrations have emerged historically and continue to impact metals industry location: see the 7 top-tier states. More>>



Canada:  The Case for Canada
Article | October 31, 2012
Canada: The Case for Canada   

Boasting 10 provinces, each with its own vision, character and set of resources, Canada might just be the strategic partner you’re looking for. More>>