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TN: Puritan Medical to Locate Operations in Orlinda, Creating 625 Jobs

April 16, 2021

Puritan Medical Products, North America’s largest manufacturer of COVID-19 testing swabs, will establish new operations in Orlinda, Tenn. more >>


FL: Medical Supply Firm to Expand in Pasco County, Adding 15 Jobs

April 16, 2021

Soule Medical, a maker of disposable foam and other surgical products, plans to expand its operations Pasco County. more >>


UT: Plastic Ingenuity Chooses Tooele City, Creating 96 Jobs

April 16, 2021

Plastic Ingenuity, Inc. will open an office in Utah, adding up to 96 new high-paying jobs in the state in the next 15 years. more >>


AL: Chart Industries Plans Expansion Project, to Create 94 Jobs

April 15, 2021

Georgia-based Chart Industries, a leading maker of equipment used in the clean energy and industrial gas markets, plans a $2.5 million... more >>



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McHenry East Site

October 1, 2019

11 buildings with two miles of paved road. There is a remote operated gate and security camera system with all utilities available. 66,000+square... more >>


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Randolph County Industrial Park

September 27, 2019

Randolph County Industrial Park has the "Alabama AdvantageSite" designation, which means all due diligence is complete and the property is ready for... more >>


Toombs Corporate Center at U.S. Highway #1, Lyons, GA

Toombs Corporate Speculative Building

February 5, 2016

A newly constructed 100,000 sq ft speculative building located on an 11.16-acre parcel in Toombs Corporate Center at U.S. Highway #1, Lyons, Georgia. more >>


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Oconee Industry & Technology Park – 50,000SF Pad-ready site

July 21, 2014

50,000 SF pad that is easily expandable to accommodate a 200,000 SF building more >>



Dodge Analytics: Construction Starts Drop 4% to Begin 2021

February 22, 2021

Total construction starts dropped 4% in January to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $794.3 billion, according to Dodge Data & Analytics. more >>


FL: FAME Program to Grow Manufacturing Talent in Northwest Florida

January 11, 2021

The Bay Economic Development Alliance and Gulf Coast State College is partnering with local manufacturers to to grow skilled manufacturing talent. more >>


WI: Wisconsin-Based Firm Wins Highest U.S. Honor for Export Success

November 16, 2020

Patriot Taxiway Industries has been honored with a 2020 Presidential “E” Award for exports for demonstrating an increase in export sales over a... more >>


SC: 2020 South Carolina Manufacturing Conference and Expo Oct. 29-30

October 12, 2020

The SC Manufacturing Conference & Expo, the state's most significant manufacturing event of the year, is going virtual and will stream on October... more >>



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Miramichi: A Dynamic Community Committed to Economic Growth and Diversification

September 1, 2019

The City of Miramichi in New Brunswick serves as an industrial, business and retail center--and it's committed to a strategy of economic growth and... more >>


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Stone County Mississippi Strikes the Right Balance and Is In the Middle of It All

October 1, 2017

Surrounded by lush national forest, yet positioned in the heart of a dynamic industrial-military corridor. A place of timeless traditions and 21st... more >>


Peoria AZ is the SMART Choice for Business Location

Peoria AZ is the SMART Choice for Business Location

September 25, 2017

From its stunning topography to diverse workforce, Peoria Arizona is becoming an increasingly popular place to live, work and invest. Peoria is in a... more >>



Machine Tool Supplier CNC Machines Renews Scholarship Program

September 26, 2019

CNC Machines has launched its second annual scholarship program for students pursuing certificates or degrees in a manufacturing-related area. more >>


Case Studies

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The Key to Central Louisiana’s Success: A Strong Workforce   

By: Jennifer Alten

Central Louisiana is thriving. One major reason is the area’s strong workforce, which is driving regional growth and productivity. More>>


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Mississippi Works — and Delivers   

By: Juli Anne Patty

When it comes to agreement and cooperation on many fronts across the U.S. seeming to be impossible, one state is defying all odds in the name of... More>>


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Lubbock, Texas: A Hub City of Powerful Industries   

By: Michael Popke

Check out this appealing city in the northwest quadrant of TX, population of ~245,000 — local business leaders are pleased with its progress. More>>


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Greenbrier Valley, West Virginia: Growing Prosperity   

By: Juli Anne Patty

Site selectors will be pleased to get to know Greenbrier Valley, West Virginia, a community with a unique perspective. More>>


White Papers

MIT White Paper | April 1, 2021
The State of Industrial Robotics: Emerging Technologies, Challenges, and Key Research Directions   

The field of industrial robotics encompasses the study, design, and use of robot systems for manufacturing and how to integrate them into production... More>>


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The Aging of the Manufacturing Workforce   

Amid an extended economic expansion and record-low U.S. unemployment, the manufacturing industry faces a labor shortage exacerbated by the aging of... More>>


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Rise of Multimodal Manufacturing   

Multimodal manufacturing plants undertake several types of complex manufacturing processes within the same four walls. This strategy is increasingly... More>>


Articles

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Site Selection for the Technology Sector in a COVID-19 Environment

By: Carter Wood, Chris Engle

In this article, we will discuss how the COVID-19 pandemic has and will impact the location decisions of technology companies and their workforces,...   More>>


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Manufacturing Excellence Key in Building a Better Kentucky

By: Andy Beshear

Low business costs, robust supplier networks, a highly skilled workforce and world-class logistics capabilities helped establish Kentucky as a...   More>>


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COVID-19 Drives Digital Transformation, Reshoring

By: Harry Moser

An unprecedented course of events is transforming global supply chains. Tariff uncertainty from trade wars and resiliency concerns revealed by the...   More>>


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Advanced Semiconductor Technology: Pioneered in Arizona

By: Doug Ducey

In May of 2020, one of the world’s largest chipmakers had a major announcement: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) was bringing a...   More>>


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A Focus on Biotechnology for 2020

By: James H. Renzas

According to the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO), he United States is home to 2,946 biotechnology companies, with a total revenue of...   More>>