Rhode Island

Industry News | March 1, 2021
RI: Foreign Trade Zone Established at Newport, R.I., Marina   

Safe Harbor Newport Shipyard, in Newport, R.I., has been named a Foreign Trade Zone. More>>


Development News | January 27, 2021
RI: L3Harris Technologies to Invest $1.5M in R.I. for Navy Sonar Work   

L3Harris Technologies will expand in Rhode Island as part of recent growth in its towed array sonar work for the U.S. Navy. More>>


Development News | January 26, 2021
RI: Infosy Plans to Hire 500 More Tech Employees in Rhode Island   

Infosys doubles down on Rhode Island, commits to 1,000+ employees in the Ocean State More>>


Development News | March 19, 2020
RI: Emergency Loans Now Available for R.I. Small Businesses   

The U.S. Small Business Administration will offer low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital up to $2 million to Rhode Island small... More>>


Industry News | March 9, 2020
RI: Orsted Opens U.S. Innovation Hub in Providence to Boost Offshore Wind   

Offshore wind developer Orsted is opening a hub in Providence, R.I., that it hopes will help accelerate the takeoff of the industry in the U.S. More>>


Development News | March 5, 2020
TN: MD: RI: PA: Dick's Sporting Goods to Open 4 Stores, Create 120 Jobs   

Dick’s Sporting Goods will expand with the opening of two Dick’s Sporting Goods stores and two Golf Galaxy stores, creating a collective 120... More>>


Development News | February 21, 2020
RI: 3 New Companies to Re-Locate or Expand in R.I., Creating 120+ Jobs   

Three new companies will re-locate or expand in Rhode Island, creating more than 120 new jobs using the Qualified Jobs tax credit program. More>>


Industry News | January 20, 2020
RI: New Buses Equipped with Cost-Saving, Energy-Efficient Solar Panels   

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) announced that new 2019 buses are equipped with cost-saving solar systems. More>>


Development News | January 2, 2020
RI: Medical Device Company SenTec to Open Office in Lincoln, Hiring 17   

International medical device company SenTec Inc. will open a new regional office in Lincoln, R.I., expecting to employ 17 people. More>>


Development News | December 30, 2019
RI: Gotham Greens Opens Growing Facility in Olneyville, Providing 60 Jobs   

A new, 100,000-square-foot Gotham Greens facility opened in Olneyville, R.I., recently, providing 60 jobs. More>>