Metals

Print

TN: Dynamix Casting Fluxes to Invest in New Facility, Create 25 Jobs

March 16, 2020

Dynamix Casting Fluxes will establish a new production facility in Huntingdon, investing approximately $7.5 million and creating 25 jobs in Carroll... more >>


KY: Crown Holdings Breaks Ground for 126-Worker Plant in Bowling Green

March 3, 2020

Crown Holdings broke ground recently for a 126-employee plant to produce metal beverage cans in Warren County, Ky. more >>


SC: Douglas Machine Shop to Expand in Chesterfield Co., Creating 13 Jobs

February 14, 2020

Douglas Machine Shop, Inc., a custom metal fabricator and machine shop, announced plans to expand its operations in Chesterfield County. more >>


KY: Tokai Carbon GE to Add 15 Jobs with Fulton County Expansion

February 5, 2020

Tokai Carbon GE LLC, a manufacturer of graphite electrodes for the US steel industry, plans to create up to 15 full-time jobs with a $25 million... more >>



Stone County Economic Development Partnership

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 >>


Randolph

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 >>


Aerial

Wilkes County, North Carolina, Airpark

December 18, 2015

22 acres, shovel ready for aviation related business, paved taxiway, all utilities, 6,200’ runway with full instrument landing 24/7. more >>



Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross Concludes SelectUSA Investment Summit

June 17, 2019

Business leaders and economic development officials from 79 global markets and 49 U.S. states and territories attended the recent SelectUSA... more >>


Second National Metalworking Reshoring Award Calls for Entries

January 7, 2019

The Reshoring Initiative is looking to recognize companies for successful reshoring projects. more >>


Industrial Metal Supply Co. Names David Pace President

January 7, 2019

Industrial Metal Supply Co., one of the largest distributors of raw metals in the Southwest, announced David Pace as President. more >>


The Reshoring Initiative, PMA, AMT and NTMA Launch National Metalworking Reshoring Award

December 17, 2018

Companies with highly successful reshoring activities are invited to apply for the Second National Reshoring Award. more >>



McHenry_Photo

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 >>


Content not yet available.

Case Studies

blank Case study | April 30, 2018
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>>


Case study | June 30, 2008
Bannock County Idaho: The Nation's Alternative Energy Birthplace   

By: Andrea Johnson

Exceptional Business Environment Ensures Industry Flourishes - Eastern Idaho has a long, rich history of advocating alternative energy. Back in 1949,... More>>


Case study | April 30, 2008
Tooele County, Utah - The Bedroom Community that Could   

By: Juli Anne Patty

As gateway to the West, Tooele County might be about to give St. Louis a run for its money. It started with the pioneers: Tooele County was a major... More>>


Case study | February 29, 2008
Joplin, Missouri: Big City Life in Small Town Joplin   

By: Juli Anne Patty

It’s the endless American debate: big city or small town? Many people long for the ease and comfort of small town life, but business and career... More>>


White Papers

White Paper | February 16, 2017
12 Mistakes to Avoid in Site Selection   

Study of a few critical mistakes site selectors can make that undermine analysis, lead to risk, higher cost, unfavorable operating conditions. More>>


White Paper | May 24, 2012
Ernst & Young LLP's 2012 US Investment Monitor Shows Increased Investment in New Facilities and Jobs   

Companies continue to invest in the US economy and businesses show strong levels of investment in new and upgraded facilities, according to the 2012... More>>


White Paper | April 16, 2012
The Pew Center on States: Evidence Counts: Evaluating State Tax Incentives for Jobs and Growth   

Every state offers tax incentives to attract, retain, and expand businesses and jobs. But no state ensures that policy makers rely on good evidence... More>>


Articles

blank Article | March 18, 2020
Pedal to the Metal

By: Dennis J. Donovan

In the fabricated metals industry, while there are several major players in the U.S. and around the world, small to mid-size companies tend to...   More>>


blank Article | January 9, 2020
Growing Companies in the Composites Industry

By: Robin Parton Pate

The mission of the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation is defined as creating the foundation needed for U.S. manufacturing...   More>>


blank Article | January 9, 2020
Production-Quality Additive Manufacturing Faces Growing Pains

By: Tim Shinbara

In the past year, additive manufacturing (AM) has moved from polymer-based prototypes into production-quality metals. The industry is wide open in...   More>>


blank Article | August 22, 2019
Top Sites for Business Growth

By: Peter Francesconi

Every company has different needs when it comes to finding the perfect location—whether access to utilities and infrastructure is a priority, or...   More>>


blank Article | August 22, 2019
Manufacturing the Future in Michigan

By: Governor Gretchen Whitmer

As industries adapt, advanced manufacturing is playing a critical role in developing the solutions of the future. The automotive industry laid the...   More>>