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Inside GE’s Transformation - HBR
A CEO has different tasks in different cycles. Some CEOs are founders and builders. Others have the luxury of managing momentum through a stable economy or a period when business models aren’t being disrupted.
this-week-396  Around-the-web  Matt  GE  General-electric  manufacturing 
august 2017 by areadevelopment
Pratt's $10 billion bet stumbles as buyers turn to GE jet engine - Chicago Tribune
Pratt & Whitney's $10 billion bet on a new jet engine is faltering after a troubled rollout, and buyers are rushing to a General Electric model instead.
this-week-396  Around-the-web  Matt  GE  general-electric  Aerospace  manufacturing 
august 2017 by areadevelopment
As General Electric upgrades factories closing the 'skills gap' is a top concern - CNBC
As productivity increases and the manual labor part of the job decreases, factory workers must become more predictive and interactive. At GE for example, longtime machinists and technicians are now being teamed with data analytics experts.
this-week-382  Around-the-web  Matt  general-electric  GE  skilled-labor  skills-gap  workforce  manufacturing  advanced-manufacturing 
april 2017 by areadevelopment
Aging workforce puts strain on skilled manufacturing workers -
In a small town just south of New Hampshire's capital, General Electric runs two plants filled with workers building jet engines for the world's leading airlines.
this-week-360  Around-the-web  Matt  new-hampshire  new-england  skilled-labor  Aerospace  general-electric  GE  jobs  workforce  manufacturing 
august 2016 by areadevelopment
GE Lifts Veil on Silicon Valley Plan as Digital Push Accelerates - Bloomberg
General Electric Co. wants investors to know why the world’s largest maker of jet engines and gas turbines decided to set up shop on the edge of Silicon Valley.
The industrial behemoth intends to become one of the top 10 global companies in software -- yes, software -- by the end of the decade.
general-electric  internet-of-things  advanced-manufacturing  advanced-industries  skilled-labor  industrial-internet  Around-the-web  this-week-356 
june 2016 by areadevelopment
Can the Internet of Things help renew Rust Belt cities? - Brookings Institution
Gov. Gina Raimondo and others in Rhode Island are over the moon about last week's announcement that GE Digital is adding 100 jobs in Rhode Island—and rightly so.
internet-of-things  rhode-island  general-electric  urban-revitalization  rust-belt  Around-the-web  smart-cities  this-week-355 
june 2016 by areadevelopment
GE Digital Locates Global Digital Operations Center In Atlanta, Georgia - Area Development
GE Digital will establish its first global Digital Operations Center in Atlanta, Georgia. This project will create 250 jobs and represents an investment of approximately $3 million in the local community.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Georgia  south-atlantic  GE  general-electric  Atlanta  jobs  technology  tech 
june 2016 by areadevelopment
GE Canada Builds Manufacturing Center In Welland, Ontario - Area Development
GE Canada will build its new multi-modal "Brilliant Factory" in Welland, Ontario. Its Canadian facility will initially manufacture GE Power's world-class reciprocating engines, components for compression, mechanical drive, and power generation, and manufacture components for GE transportation diesel engines.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  ontario  central-canada  GE  general-electric  brilliant-factory  manufacturing  location-canada 
june 2016 by areadevelopment
GE part of a national move away from big, suburban office parks - The CT Mirror
When General Electric first suggested that it might pull its corporate headquarters out of Connecticut, in June of 2015, the company’s rationale appeared to be taxes and the business climate. But when it made the actual announcement in January that it would move to Boston, the message had changed.
this-week-354  Around-the-web  Matt  suburbs  GE  general-electric  connecticut  new-england  taxes-incentives  site-selection  economic-development  headquarters  alabama  high-tech  tech  technology  innovation 
june 2016 by areadevelopment
Why Companies Are Returning to Big Cities - WSJ
As exemplified by GE’s decision to relocate to Boston, both mature businesses and startups are migrating to cities – reversing a pattern that began in the 1960s of businesses moving to the suburbs.
this-week-351  Around-the-web  Matt  Boston  new-england  Massachusetts  urban-revitalization  GE  general-electric 
april 2016 by areadevelopment
Can Cities and States “Clawback” Their Economic Development Advantages? - The American Prospect
Boston and Massachusetts have persuaded General Electric to move by pledging multimillion-dollar subsidies. But ensuring a return on the investment will be the hard part.
this-week-351  Around-the-web  Matt  Boston  Massachusetts  new-england  general-electric  taxes-incentives  economic-development  site-selection 
april 2016 by areadevelopment
GE Opens Additive Manufacturing Center Near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania - Area Development
GE opened its Center for Additive Technology Advancement, located at Chapman Westport near Pittsburgh, in Findlay Township, Pennsylvania. CATA will serve as its flagship center for additive manufacturing, focused on developing and implementing industrial applications for all GE businesses.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Pennsylvania  mid-atlantic  pittsburgh  GE  general-electric  additive-manufacturing  manufacturing 
april 2016 by areadevelopment
GE Chooses Chicago For Transportation's Digital Solutions Business Headquarters - Area Development
GE has chosen Chicago as headquarters for its Transportation's Digital Solutions business and core hub for its “digital ecosystem.” The company expects to create 160 jobs in Illinois.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  headquarters  GE  general-electric  jobs  illinois  midwest  high-tech  tech 
march 2016 by areadevelopment
5 interesting elements of the GE incentive deal - Smart Incentives
When General Electric announced last week that it would move its headquarters to Boston, the accompanying $145 million incentive package received a lot of attention. Now that more details are being released, it turns out the agreement is much more interesting than the total dollar value or cost per job calculations.
this-week-339  Around-the-web  Matt  Boston  Massachusetts  new-england  GE  general-electric  connecticut  headquarters  taxes-incentives  jobs  relocaion 
january 2016 by areadevelopment
What happened when Haier took over a venerable New Zealand appliance maker, and what might that mean for GE? - Insider Louisville
When Qingdao Haier took over New Zealand appliance maker Fisher & Paykel in 2012, the worries of many Kiwis echoed those voiced by Americans since Friday, when the Chinese company said it plans to purchase General Electric Appliances.
this-week-338  Matt  Around-the-web  general-electric  GE  china 
january 2016 by areadevelopment
GE Moves Headquarters to Boston, Leaves Suburbia Behind - CityLab
The company’s announcement marks a greater shift toward innovation in our city centers, but a poor practice of taking money from taxpayers.
this-week-338  Around-the-web  Matt  GE  general-electric  headquarters  Boston  Massachusetts  taxes-incentives  corporate-headquarters 
january 2016 by areadevelopment
GE Relocates Headquarters To Boston, Massachusetts - Area Development
GE announced that it has selected Boston for its corporate headquarters location. The headquarters will be located in the Seaport District of Boston. Employees will move to a temporary location in Boston starting in the summer of 2016, with a full move completed in several steps by 2018.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Massachusetts  Boston  new-england  GE  general-electric  headquarters  corporate-headquarters  life-sciences  bioscience  taxes-incentives-grants-loans 
january 2016 by areadevelopment
Will the GE move really make a difference? - The Boston Globe
Boston fought to get GE and won. The company has decided to move its headquarters here, which amounts to a big vote of confidence in the economic future of our region.
this-week-337  Around-the-web  Matt  GE  General-Electric  Boston  Massachusetts  new-england  site-selection  headquarters 
january 2016 by areadevelopment
Connecticut Fighting To Keep GE as Deadline Looms - Hartford Courant
Spurred by increased taxes – specifically, the unitary tax, which affects major companies with operations in multiple states and which the legislature passed in June — and what it calls an unfriendly business climate, GE has announced it would decide by the end of the year whether to leave. GE's corporate headquarters have been in Fairfield for 40 years.
connecticut  general-electric  corporate-headquarters  corporate-relocation  taxes-incentives  corporate-tax  Around-the-web  this-week-331 
november 2015 by areadevelopment
GE’s Industrial Solutions Expands West Burlington, Iowa, Manufacturing Complex - Area Development
GE’s Industrial Solutions is investing $7.4 million to expand its manufacturing facility in West Burlington, Iowa. The company plans to create 120 new jobs. According to the firm, the investment will be used to expand GE’s medium-voltage product development and production in North America.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  iowa  manufacturing  midwest  jobs  GE  general-electric 
november 2015 by areadevelopment
GE Aviation Invests $200 Million In Two Huntsville, Alabama, Manufacturing Centers - Area Development
GE Aviation will invest $200 million to build two manufacturing centers that will produce silicon carbide materials in Huntsville, Alabama. The facility, expected to employ 300 associates, will manufacture ultra-lightweight components for jet engines.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  general-electric  manufacturing  Aerospace  jobs  alabama  south 
november 2015 by areadevelopment
General Electric locates another major business in Greater Boston - The Boston Globe
The industrial giant General Electric has decided to establish another one of its major business units in the Boston area, one that will start with at least $1 billion in annual revenue.

And looming on the horizon is the potential for an even bigger prize: GE’s corporate headquarters. The conglomerate is actively investigating relocating from its longtime home in Fairfield, Conn., and said it expects to decide by year’s end.
general-electric  regional-reports  Massachusetts  site-selection  Around-the-web  this-week-325 
october 2015 by areadevelopment
New York's Governor Reportedly Enticing General Electric To Move - Hartford Courant
A spokesman for Gov. Dannel P. Malloy declined comment Tuesday on a report that his fellow Democrat, Gov. Andrew Cuomo of New York, made a recruiting trip last month to General Electric Co. headquarters in Fairfield.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-features  general-electric  headquarters  new-york  mid-atlantic  connecticut  new-england  new-jersey 
august 2015 by areadevelopment
GE, Aetna, Travelers Criticize State Tax Increases - Hartford Courant
In an unprecedented move that stunned leaders, three of Connecticut's largest corporations — General Electric, Aetna and Travelers — criticized the legislature and Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Monday for considering about $700 million in increased taxes on businesses over the next two years.
Around-the-web  Matt  GE  general-electric  taxes-incentives  connecticut  new-england 
june 2015 by areadevelopment
GE Continues to Invest in Indiana - Inside INdiana Business with Gerry Dick
GE Aviation continues to grow its presence in Indiana. The company says it will invest $15 million for maintenance, repair and overhaul capability at its Lafayette facility. GE also plans to hire an additional 30 workers. The company announced last year that it would invest $100 million into the LEAP engine facility and bring 200 jobs to Tippecanoe County. The plant is expected to be up and running next year.
general-electric  indiana  this-week-290  around-the-web 
january 2015 by areadevelopment
GE Brings the Internet of Things to the Factory Floor - The Washington Post
At a General Electric factory in Schenectady, N.Y., tens of thousands of tiny sensors are quietly collecting data about each step in the manufacturing of a battery.
this-week-273  around-the-web  matt  general-electric  GE  manufacturing 
august 2014 by areadevelopment
GE Energy Management Invests $50 Million To Create Clearwater, Florida, Manufacturing Center of Excellence - Area Development
GE’s Energy Management business will create a new 190,000 square feet manufacturing Center of Excellence in Clearwater, Florida. The COE will include the existing instrument transformer facility as well as new manufacturing operations for capacitors. The expansion encompasses a capital investment of $50 million that will create 250 new jobs.
general-electric  GE  area-development-news  matt  florida  south-atlantic  energy  manufacturing  jobs 
july 2014 by areadevelopment
GE FirstBuild Facility Opens its Doors - CNET
The FirstBuild microfactory opened today, and it has already generated a number of small-batch appliance concepts.
this-week-271  around-the-web  GE  general-electric  matt  manufacturing 
july 2014 by areadevelopment
General Electric Strengthens Ties to Cincinnati - WSJ
General Electric Co is about to strengthen its ties to downtown Cincinnati in the latest sign that urban centers in the Rust Belt are becoming more attractive to U.S. corporations.
this-week-271  around-the-web  rust-belt  general-electric  Cincinnati  ohio  midwest  matt 
july 2014 by areadevelopment
GE Industrial Solutions Creates Manufacturing Center Of Excellence At West Burlington, Iowa, Production Facility - Area Development
GE’s Industrial Solutions is investing an additional $1.3 million into operations at its plant in West Burlington, Iowa, creating a manufacturing Center of Excellence. The addition of new product lines will create about 50 new jobs.
area-development-news  matt  site-selection  economic-development  iowa  midwest  GE  general-electric  data-centers  center-of-excellence  manufacturing 
july 2014 by areadevelopment
Billions To Soon Be Invested In 3D Printing Research and Development -
We have seen seismic changes within the 3D printing industry these last couple of years. Spurred on by the large scale open source movement, behind a bulk of the FDM technology used in the majority of consumer based 3D printers, the industry has advanced very far, very fast. What’s even more unbelievable than the pace of innovation within the industry, is the fact that much of this innovation was done with very little, in terms of R&D capital.
this-week-269  around-the-web  matt  3d-printing  manufacturing  google  GE  general-electric  technology  innovation 
june 2014 by areadevelopment
Notre Dame Plans $25.2 Million Turbomachinery Research Center in South Bend, Indiana - Area Development
The University of Notre Dame plans to establish a turbomachinery research facility in South Bend, Indiana, creating up to 60 new jobs by 2018.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  indiana  midwest  jobs  taxes-incentives  general-electric  GE  research-center  high-tech  innovation  energy 
june 2014 by areadevelopment
GE Breaks ground On First Power & Water Advanced Manufacturing Facility In Greenville County, South Carolina - Area Development
General Electric began construction on a new, $400 million, advanced Power & Water manufacturing facility, creating more than 80 new jobs over the next 10 years in Greenville County, South Carolina.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  manufacturing  GE  general-electric  jobs  south-carolina  south-atlantic 
june 2014 by areadevelopment
Close Ties - The Story of GE and Cincinnati - IndustryWeek
When GE Aviation announced in April that it will bring 1,400 new jobs to the Cincinnati, Ohio, it was ground-breaking news in terms of employment.  It was the largest number of jobs to come into this Midwest town that is host to ten Fortune 500 companies, in over a decade.
GE  general-electric  ohio  Cincinnati  this-week-262  around-the-web 
may 2014 by areadevelopment
GE Chooses Louisville, Kentucky, as Site for its First Micro-Factory FirstBuild - Area Development
GE’s first “micro-factory, FirstBuild,” will be located in Louisville, Kentucky, at GE Appliances’ headquarters. The company said it is partnering with Local Motors, the open-source hardware innovator, to create a new model for the manufacturing industry.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  GE  general-electric  louisville  kentucky  technology  manufacturing  high-tech  south 
april 2014 by areadevelopment
Another Benefit of reshoring: GE Working on a New Model for Manufacturing - Plastics News
GE says it is using its appliance business to partner in a “new model for manufacturing” which would see it potentially crowd-source new appliance concepts and launch production quickly using a “microfactory.”
this-week-254  around-the-web  GE  general-electric  manufacturing  reshoring  matt  u.s.-manufacturing 
march 2014 by areadevelopment
GE Printing Engine Fuel Nozzles Propels $6 Billion Market - Bloomberg
General Electric Co. is on the hunt for ways to build more than 85,000 fuel nozzles for its newest jet engine. Instead of assembling them from 20 different parts, it plans to create the units in one piece -- with 3-D printers.
economic-development  this-week-238  around-the-web  general-electric  GE  3d-printing  manufacturing  u.s.-manufacturing  aerospace 
november 2013 by areadevelopment
GE Opens Energy Management, Power Component-Equipment Global Headquarters In Cary, North Carolina - Area Development Online
GE opened its new Energy Management office in Cary, North Carolina. The new office co-locates GE’s engineering and product management with other critical functions under one roof. In addition, it creates a global headquarters for GE’s Power Components and Power Equipment businesses.
north-carolina  GE  economic-development  site-selection  matt  energy  headquarters  general-electric 
october 2013 by areadevelopment
GE Lighting Plans $30 Million Expansion At Ohio and Illinois Manufacturing Centers - Area Development Online
GE will invest $30 million and add more than 150 jobs to expand capacity of its GE Lighting’s domestic manufacturing centers in Ohio and Illinois to meet growing consumer demand for Energy-Efficient Soft White light bulbs.
manufacturing  jobs  illinois  asset-management  ohio  economic-development  site-selection  matt  general-electric 
august 2013 by areadevelopment
GE Aviation Opens $75 Million Jet Engine Factory In Auburn, Alabama - Area Development Online
GE Aviation opened of its new $75 million jet engine components factory in Auburn, Alabama that is expected to eventually create more than 300 jobs in the region. The 300,000-square-foot advanced manufacturing plant will produce precision, super-alloy machined parts for GE jet engines that will power future commercial and military aircraft, and also support the vast fleet of GE jet engines already in service.
aerospace  manufacturing  jobs  auburn  advanced-manufacturing  economic-development  alabama  site-selection  matt  general-electric 
may 2013 by areadevelopment
GE Aviation Opens $56 Million Composites Production Facility In Ellisville, Mississippi - Area Development Online
GE Aviation opened its new $56 million, 344,000-square-foot, composites manufacturing facility in Ellisville, Mississippi. The Jones County plant, officially known as GE Ellisville Composites, is expected to create 250 new jobs.
aerospace  manufacturing  jobs  economic-development  site-selection  matt  general-electric  mississippi 
may 2013 by areadevelopment
General Electric Chooses New Orleans, Louisiana for 300 Job Tech Office - Area Development Online
GE Capital dedicated its New Orleans, Louisiana, Technology Center, where the company has created 100 professional jobs on its way to employing an estimated 300 workers by 2015.
jobs  technology-center  technology  louisiana  economic-development  new-orleans  site-selection  matt  general-electric 
april 2013 by areadevelopment
GE to Build $110 Million Oil And Gas Global Research Center in Oklahoma - Area Development Online
General Electric plans to build a $110 million Global Research Center in Oklahoma, which will be dedicated to driving innovation and technological advancements in the oil and gas sector and bringing products to market faster. The new facility, which is GE Research’s first sector-specific Center, will initially create 125 high-tech engineering jobs, ranging from mechanical and electrical to systems and software engineering.
jobs  oklahoma  high-tech  research-center  economic-development  site-selection  engineering  matt  innovation  general-electric 
april 2013 by areadevelopment

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