East-South Central Development News

Development News | April 18, 2018
AL: Hyundai Power Transformers to Invest $33M, Expand in Montgomery, Hire 86   

Expansion to establish a "Smart Factory" & increase production of power transformers by 60% & will include a newly constructed training facility. More>>


Development News | April 16, 2018
AL: Kimberly-Clark to Invest $100M in Mobile Facility   

Two-year project to deliver improved capacity, greater mfg efficiency, enhanced product quality & support N. America growth in bath tissue category. More>>


Development News | April 13, 2018
AL: Google Kicks Off Construction on $600M Jackson County Data Center   

Internet giant held a groundbreaking ceremony at the Jackson County site for $600M project creating 100 full-time jobs, massive economic ripples. More>>


Development News | April 13, 2018
TN: Van Hool to Invest $47M, Hire 640 in Morristown; Co.’s 1st U.S. Site   

Belgian mfgr of buses, coaches & industrial vehicles to construct a 500,000-sq-ft facility in Morristown’s East Tennessee Progress Center. More>>


Development News | April 10, 2018
AL: Boeing Completes Expansion of $45M PAC-3 Missile Seeker Facility   

Ribbon-cutting ceremony held for new $45M, 70-new-job, 28,000-sq-ft Boeing facility in Huntsville, AL. More>>


Development News | April 6, 2018
KY: Independent Stave to Build 220-Job, $66.5M Cooperage in Morehead   

Barrel mfg operation to buy land in Rowan County for its cooperage & purchase new machinery & equipment to outfit the barrel-making plant. More>>


Development News | April 5, 2018
TN: ATLASBX Co., LTD to Invest $75M, Create 200 Jobs in Clarksville   

Automotive battery mfgr based in South Korea to build a new mfg facility that will produce approx. 2.4 million batteries per year. More>>


Development News | April 5, 2018
KY: JOMEL Opening Manufacturing Location in Russell County   

Mfgr of premium bedding, including quilted covers & pillow shams, to occupy the former GGH Heritage facility located on Ferco Way in Jamestown, KY. More>>


Development News | April 4, 2018
KY: Startup Hydroponic Farms USA Plans $44.5M, 121-Job Facility in Jackson   

Startup indoor farming company will invest $44.5M in eastern Kentucky’s Breathitt County, construct new facility on a reclaimed mine in Jackson. More>>


Development News | April 3, 2018
AL: The Westervelt Co. to Construct New Lumber Mill, Create 100 Jobs   

New mill to produce 250M board feet annually, complement co.'s flagship facility in Moundville, AL, the 2nd-largest U.S. S. Yellow Pine facility. More>>