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Industry News | October 7, 2019
Study: Cities See Benefits from Investments in Smart Technologies   

An ESI Thoughtlab study of 100 metro centers found most are seeing major economic, financial and social benefits from investments in smart tech. More>>

Industry News | October 7, 2019
August Construction Starts Decrease 6 Percent   

New construction starts dropped 6% over the month in August to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $807.1 billion, according to Dodge Data &... More>>

Industry News | October 3, 2019
TID Poll: 62% of Companies Plan ‘Manufacturing Day’ Activities   

More than 62 percent of companies are planning activities around Manufacturing Day on Friday, Oct. 4, according to an online poll by T&ID magazine. More>>

Industry News | September 30, 2019
Manufacturing Day (MFG Day) is Coming on Friday, October 4   

Each year on MFG Day and throughout the month of October, thousands of companies nationwide join The Manufacturing Institute, in showing what careers... More>>

Industry News | September 30, 2019
GA: Savannah Achieves 16.5% Growth in Container Volumes   

The Georgia Ports Authority achieved its busiest month ever for containerized trade in August, handling 437,750 twenty-foot equivalent container... More>>

Industry News | September 30, 2019
Energy Department's Better Plants Partners Save $6.7 Billion   

The DOE announced that Better Buildings, Better Plants partners have cumulatively saved $6.7 billion in energy costs and over 1.3 quadrillion BTUs. More>>

Industry News | September 30, 2019
Study: Older Employees Less Likely to Be Offered Retraining    

About half of workers over 55 (51%) have been offered job retraining in the past three years, compared to 85% of workers between 18 and 34. More>>

Industry News | September 23, 2019
IN: Michigan City Economic Development Director Wins Statewide Award   

Indiana Economic Development Association presented its first Shining Star Award to Clarence Hulse, Executive Director, Economic Development... More>>

Industry News | September 23, 2019
VA: Governor Puts Virginia on Track for 100% Carbon-Free Energy   

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam signed an executive order setting a goal for the state to produce 100% of its electricity from carbon-free sources by... More>>

Industry News | September 23, 2019
Report: American VC Investors Dominate Global Cybersecurity Sector   

The top 10 venture capital investors (by number of investments) in the global cybersecurity space in 2018 were based in the U.S., says GlobalData. More>>


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