Rhode Island

Industry News | May 27, 2019
RI: $4.5M Pledged for Offshore Wind Education, Supply Chain   

Ørsted US Offshore Wind and Eversource have pledged $4.5 million to support offshore wind education and supply chain development. More>>


Development News | December 14, 2018
RI: Positioned to Lead U.S. in Offshore Wind, Say Officials   

Rhode Island, the smallest state in the U.S., is nevertheless leading the way in wind use, according to state officials. More>>


Development News | June 4, 2018
RI: Deepwater Wind to Invest $250M, Create 800+ Jobs   

RI positioned as hub for N. America's offshore wind industry; project will provide enough energy to power 200,000+ RI homes. More>>


Development News | May 24, 2018
U.S.: United Technologies to Hire 35,000, Invest $15B over Next Five Years   

Co. to inject additional $75B in U.S. communities through local procurement of products & services, adding to U.S. employment opportunities. More>>


Development News | April 17, 2018
RI: Amgen to Build 1st U.S. Next-Gen Biomanufacturing Plant, Hire 150   

A next-generation biomanufacturing plant incorporates multiple innovative technologies into a single facility built in half the time, cost. More>>


Development News | November 27, 2017
RI: Infosys Chooses Providence for Design & Innovation Hub, 500 New Jobs   

Project will create 500 jobs in Rhode Island by 2022 and is part of the co.'s overall plan to hire 10,000 American workers. More>>


Development News | September 8, 2017
RI: Magellan Health to Expand, Add 100 New Jobs   

State projected to realize $6M in additional tax revenues, $10.6M increase in GDP from complex healthcare solutions provider's project. More>>


Development News | February 16, 2017
RI: United Natural Foods to Expand, Hire 150 in Providence    

Natural, organic & specialty foods & nonfood distributor opening a shared services center to drive greater efficiencies, improve customer experience. More>>


Development News | January 17, 2017
U.S.: Walmart to Invest $6.8B for Economic Development, 34,000 New Jobs   

Largest private employer of nearly 1.5M in the U.S. plans to invest billions, create American jobs, invest in local communities across U.S. More>>


Development News | January 10, 2017
CT & RI: Electric Boat Creating 2,000 New Jobs in 2017, 1,300 of which in CT   

Electric Boat President Jeff Geiger told elected & appointed leaders from CT & RI the co. plans to hire about 2,000 people in 2017. More>>




 
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