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Missouri bill targets border war with Kansas in KC metro - The Kansas City Star
It’s an economic border war that’s raged for years in the Kansas City metro. And to its critics, it’s long past time for a truce.
this-week-448  Around-the-web  Matt  missouri  Kansas  midwest  plains-states  plains  economic-development  site-selection 
8 weeks ago by areadevelopment
2017 Gold & Silver Shovel Awards: Kansas and Nevada Awarded Silver Shovels - States with Populations Less than 3 Million - Area Development
Area Development’s annual Gold and Silver Shovel Awards recognize states for their achievements in attracting high-value investment projects that will create a significant number of new jobs in their communities.
area-development-features  Matt  shovel-awards  economic-development  site-selection  jobs  manufacturing  Nevada  mountain-states  Kansas  plains  plains-states 
june 2017 by areadevelopment
The New American Heartland: Renewing the Middle Class by Revitalizing the Heartland - Newgeography.com
The greatest test America faces is whether it can foster the kind of growth that benefits and expands the middle class. To do so, the United States will need to meet three challenges: recover from the Great Recession, rebalance the American and international economies, and gain access to the global middle class for the future of American goods and services.
Around-the-web  this-week-387  business-globalization  economic-recovery  u.s.-manufacturing  regional-reports  texas  south  south-atlantic  midwest  plains 
may 2017 by areadevelopment
Nebraska Satisfies Food Processors R&D and Power Needs - Area Development
Food processors in Nebraska can get help from the states educational/research institutions, as well as benefit from incentives provided by the state’s largest electric utility, NPPD.
economic-development  site-selection  food-industry  food-processing  nebraska  plains  utilities  energy 
november 2016 by areadevelopment
Monolith Materials Plans Hallam, Nebraska, Manufacturing Plant - Area Development
Monolith Materials, a next-generation manufacturer of natural gas-based carbon black, plans to build its first U.S. manufacturing headquarters 19.5 miles south of Lincoln in Hallam, Nebraska. The facility will bring 600 jobs, hundreds of millions of dollars in new capital investment to the Cornhusker State.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  manufacturing  nebraska  plains  natural-gas  jobs 
october 2016 by areadevelopment
Orizon Aerostructures Acquires Chanute, Kansas, Manufacturing Plant - Area Development
A company that manufactures and supplies complex structural components and major sub-assemblies for leading airframe manufacturers in the commercial aerospace, military and defense and general aviation industries, Orizon Aerostructures acquired the Spirit AeroSystems facility in Chanute, Kansas.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Aerospace  Kansas  plains  manufacturing 
october 2016 by areadevelopment
2016 Top States for Doing Business: Georgia Back in Top Spot Again - Area Development
What’s it take to be recognized as a top state for doing business? On one hand, it’s a complicated question to answer, because there are a lot of factors that go into that kind of a reputation. On the other hand, you can get a pretty good idea of what it takes by checking out the attributes of some of the states that top the list.
area-development-features  Matt  jobs  manufacturing  top-states-for-business  Georgia  south-atlantic  south-carolina  texas  southwest  tennesee  south  louisiana  alabama  Florida  indiana  midwest  north-carolina  mississippi  ohio  Nevada  mountain-states  california  pacific-states  kentucky  arizona  arkansas  oklahoma  Michigan  new-york  mid-atlantic  south-dakota  plains  economic-development  site-selection  taxes-incentives  workforce  workforce-development  skilled-labor  government-policy 
september 2016 by areadevelopment
Centrix Solutions Opens Operations Center In Lincoln, Nebraska - Area Development
Centrix Solutions, a software company that provides financial institutions with products that detect fraud, manage risk and simplify compliance and subsidiary of Q2 Holdings, opened its new 20,000 square foot operations center in the Haymarket District in Lincoln, Nebraska.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  software  financial-services  nebraska  plains  operations-center  lincoln 
august 2016 by areadevelopment
Farmers Business Network Expands National Operations Center In Sioux Falls, South Dakota - Area Development
Farmers Business Network, a network that connects farmers so that they can share farm data and gain powerful insights to help make the best agronomic and financial decision, is expanding its national operations center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The company will add more than 90 positions in the next two years, with 40 new positions to fill this year alone, tripling its current employee count.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  agribusiness  jobs  south-dakota  plains  operations-center 
august 2016 by areadevelopment
Japan-Based Morio USA Open Manufacturing Plant in Lincoln, Nebraska - Area Development
Morio USA Corporation, a manufacturer of electronic sign displays and moving message board panels, opened its new $3 million, 11,436 sq. ft., facility in Lincoln, Nebraska. The project unites Morio USA’s manufacturing and warehousing of products in one centralized location.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  manufacturing  nebraska  plains  location-USA  FDI  Japan  digital-media  electronics-industry 
august 2016 by areadevelopment
Triumph Group Relocates Operations Center To Edgerton, Kansas - Area Development
Triumph Group, Inc., a company that designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aerostructures, aircraft components, accessories, subassemblies and systems, is relocating its operations from Grandview, Missouri, to a new purpose-built facility in Edgerton, Kansas. The move is to accommodate the company’s growth.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Kansas  plains  plains-states  Aerospace 
august 2016 by areadevelopment
Amazom.com Plans Additional Distribution Center In Kansas City, Kansas - Area Development
Amazon.com will locate a second distribution facility in Kansas City, Kansas. The company will add an 855,000-sq.-ft. fulfillment center that will ultimately employ more than 1,000 associates.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Kansas  kansas-city  plains  plains-states  amazon  e-commmerce  ecommerce  distribution-facility  distribution  jobs  fulfillment-center  logistics 
july 2016 by areadevelopment
Royal Canin USA Begins Construction On North Sioux City, South Dakota, Manufacturing Facility - Area Development
Royal Canin USA, a subsidiary of Mars, Incorporated, began construction on a new state-of-the art manufacturing facility in North Sioux City, South Dakota. A groundbreaking event was held to mark the launch of the first phase of the project, which includes an investment expected to exceed $100 million.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  south-dakota  plains  manufacturing  food-industry  food-processing 
july 2016 by areadevelopment
Conner Industries Expands Operations To Hastings, Nebraska - Area Development
Conner Industries, Inc., a leading national lumber processor and integrated provider of packaging solutions, expanded its production to Hastings, Nebraska. The company has acquired Golden Triangle Inc.’s packaging division.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  lumber  wood-products  nebraska  plains  plains-states  packaging  packaging-industry 
july 2016 by areadevelopment
American Agriculture Laboratory Inc Expands Operations In McCook, Nebraska - Area Development
American Agriculture Laboratory Inc., an independent commercial laboratory dedicated to high quality, timely and accurate analytical testing services, expanded its operations center, occupying the former ALCO facility in McCook, Nebraska.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  nebraska  plains-states  plains  agribusiness  taxes-incentives-grants-loans 
june 2016 by areadevelopment
2016 Gold & Silver Shovel Awards: Idaho, Kansas and Mississippi Awarded Silver Shovels - States with Populations Less than 3 Million - Area Development
Idaho has one of the lowest unemployment rates in the country — about 3.8 percent in April 2016 — due in part to a well-diversified economy and a booming construction market.
shovel-awards  Idaho  mountain-states  Kansas  plains  plains-states  mississippi  south  economic-development  jobs  site-selection 
june 2016 by areadevelopment
DH Pace Expands Headquarters-Operations Center in Olathe, Kansas - Area Development
The DH Pace Company, a nationally known door sales and service organization, is investing approximately $3 million to expand its corporate headquarters and plant facility in Olathe, Kansas. The company plans to add 150 associates.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Kansas  plains  plains-states  headquarters  operations-center  jobs 
may 2016 by areadevelopment
The Fight for Jobs Intensifies Between Kansas and Missouri - GOVERNING
In major metropolitan areas, using tax incentives to lure businesses from one part of the region to another can sometimes seem like a big family fight. In the Washington, D.C., area, for instance, several jurisdictions are vying to become the new headquarters of the FBI, which is currently located in the district.
this-week-353  Around-the-web  Matt  taxes-incentives  Kansas  missouri  Washington-DC  mid-atlantic  midwest  plains  virginia  south-atlantic  maryland  kansas-city 
may 2016 by areadevelopment
Episode 699: Why Did The Job Cross The Road? - NPR
States across the country are at war right now. A war over jobs. They are competing with each other to get companies to move within their borders. Politicians love to call this "job creation."
this-week-352  Around-the-web  Matt  jobs  job-poaching  kansas-city  missouri  Kansas  midwest  plains  economic-development  site-selection 
may 2016 by areadevelopment
Tiny Nebraska town says no to 1,100 jobs, citing way of life - MSN
Deep-rooted, rural agricultural communities around the U.S. are seeking economic investments to keep from shedding residents, but those very places face trade-offs that increasing numbers of those who oppose meat processing plants say threaten to burden their way of life and bring in outsiders.
this-week-352  Around-the-web  Matt  nebraska  plains-states  plains  site-selection  economic-development  rural-economy  rural-economic-development  food-industry  food-processing 
may 2016 by areadevelopment
Rembrandt Foods Chooses Lake Preston, South Dakota, For Egg Production Facility - Area Development
Rembrandt Foods plans to build a fully dedicated cage-free egg production site in Lake Preston, South Dakota. The facility expansion will initially house approximately three million cage-free layers in planned phases. The facility will have on-site breaking equipment, with further growth planned.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  south-dakota  plains  food-processing  food-industry 
april 2016 by areadevelopment
DH Pace Company Expands Olathe, Kansas, Operations Center - Area Development
The DH Pace Company, a door sales and service organization, is investing $3 million to expand its corporate headquarters and create space to accommodate an additional 150 employees in Olathe, Kansas.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Kansas  plains  jobs  headquarters  corporate-headquarters 
april 2016 by areadevelopment
TreeHouse Foods Locates Operations Center In Omaha, Nebraska - Area Development
TreeHouse Foods, Inc., manufacturer of packaged foods and beverages, plans to lease three floors and approximately 70,000 square feet of a building complex located at 10825 Farnam Drive in Omaha, Nebraska.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  nebraska  plains  food-processing  food-industry 
april 2016 by areadevelopment
Amazon Plans 800,000-Square-Foot Fulfillment Hub In Edgerton, Kansas - Area Development
Amazon.com plans to open a state-of-the-art fulfillment center at Logistics Park Kansas City in Edgerton, Kansas. This facility will create approximately 1,000 full-time hourly positions, plus many managerial and support roles to support customer fulfillment. In Kansas, Amazon currently operates facilities in Lenexa.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  amazon  retail  ecommerce  fulfillment-center  distribution-facility  logistics  supply-chain  Kansas  plains  jobs  lenexa 
april 2016 by areadevelopment
Esculon LLC Receives Funding To Develop Surgical Products - Area Development
Esculon LLC has received a $150,000 Small Business Innovation Research Phase I grant from the National Science Foundation, and $97,500 matching funding from the Nebraska Department of Economic Development to develop an innovative product for post-op surgical care. The company is based in Lincoln, Nebraska.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  nebraska  plains  taxes-incentives-grants-loans  lincoln  medical  medical-device  medical-industry 
february 2016 by areadevelopment
CHS Inc. Fires Up Coker At Its McPherson, Kansas, Refinery - Area Development
CHS Inc., the nation's leading cooperative and a global energy, grains and foods company, started up its recently completed coker at the company's refinery in McPherson, Kansas.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Kansas  plains  energy  food-industry 
february 2016 by areadevelopment
NuTek Food Science Opens Fargo, North Dakota Production Center - Area Development
NuTek Food Science, a company that helps create great-tasting and affordable foods to enhance global health, opened its new 100,000 square foot state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Fargo, North Dakota. The plant is designed to produce its patented and revolutionary NuTek Salt.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  north-dakota  plains  plains-states  food-industry  fargo  food-processing 
february 2016 by areadevelopment
Pearsons Livestock Equipment Expands Thedford, Nebraska, Manufacturing Complex - Area Development
Pearsons Inc., which does business as Pearsons Livestock Equipment and manufactures a full line of cattle and bison handling equipment, recently renovated their manufacturing and operations center in Thedford, Nebraska.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  nebraska  plains-states  plains  manufacturing  agriculture  agribusiness  operations-center  taxes-incentives-grants-loans 
january 2016 by areadevelopment
Kawasaki Heavy Industries Introduces New Manufacturing Production Line At Its Lincoln, Nebraska Hub - Area Development
Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. will establish a production line to manufacture cargo doors for Boeing’s 777X airplane at Kawasaki Motors Manufacturing Corp., U.S.A., a Kawasaki subsidiary located in Lincoln, Nebraska.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  manufacturing  Aerospace  Boeing  nebraska  plains  plains-states  kawasaki 
january 2016 by areadevelopment
Sandhills To Begin Construction Of Its Cyber Center In Lincoln, Nebraska - Area Development
Sandhills, an information processing company, will soon begin construction on a 42,000 square foot facility, the Cyber Center, on its 68-acre global headquarters in Lincoln, Nebraska.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  nebraska  plains-states  plains 
december 2015 by areadevelopment
S&S Activewear Locates Shipping-Distribution Hub In Olathe, Kansas - Area Development
S&S Activewear, a national promotional apparel wholesaler, will locate a 473,000 square foot shipping, receiving and distribution center at I-35 Logistics Park in Olathe, Kansas. The company plans to create 200 jobs in the Kansas City region.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Kansas  plains  plains-states  apparel  jobs  kansas-city  distribution-facility  distribution-centers  textiles-clothing-industries 
december 2015 by areadevelopment
Midwest Manufacturing Eyes Lawrence, Kansas, VenturePark For Manufacturing Plant - Area Development
Third largest home improvement store chain in the United States by sales volume, Midwest Manufacturing, a division of Menard, Inc., plans to be the first company to establish its production plant on 90 acres in VenturePark in Lawrence, Kansas.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Kansas  plains  manufacturing  taxes-incentives-grants-loans 
november 2015 by areadevelopment
Sizewise Worldwide Relocates Headquarters-Manufacturing Campus To Lenexa, Kansas - Area Development
Global medical equipment manufacturer Sizewise Worldwide moved its headquarters to Lenexa, Kansas. The company has 238 Sunflower State employees and now has two Kansas locations, with one of its largest manufacturing facilities based in Hays.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  manufacturing  headquarters  medical-device  Kansas  plains  medical-industry 
november 2015 by areadevelopment
Sunbird Software Opens Somerset, New Jersey, Headquarters-Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Tech Support Center - Area Development
Sunbird Software, a global innovator in software solutions that simplify how data centers are managed, moved into its new worldwide headquarters in Somerset, New Jersey. The company also opened a new technical service and support office in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  headquarters  software  new-jersey  mid-atlantic  south-dakota  plains  high-tech  data-centers  office 
november 2015 by areadevelopment
Midwest Fresh Logistics Plans Produce Refrigeration Plant In Dell Rapids, South Dakota - Area Development
Midwest Fresh Logistics, a company specializing in expediting the delivery process of fresh produce, will soon begin construction of a 20,000 square foot fresh produce refrigeration plant in the recently established Fiegen Development Park in Dell Rapids, South Dakota.
economic-development  site-selection  south-dakota  plains  logistics  food-industry  food-processing 
november 2015 by areadevelopment
Joplin MO-KS-OK Region Provides Food Processors With Good Highway Access - Area Development
The seven-county Joplin region provides food processors with efficient access to raw materials — including wheat, corn, and cattle as well as affordable fresh water — and to more than 30 million people within a 350-mile radius.
economic-development  site-selection  food-processing  missouri  midwest  Kansas  plains  oklahoma  southwest  agriculture  area-development-features 
november 2015 by areadevelopment
Glacial Lakes Rubber and Plastics Expands Its Watertown, South Dakota, Production Plant - Area Development
Glacial Lakes Rubber and Plastics will be relocating to a 30,000-square-foot building within Pheasant Ridge Industrial Park in Watertown, South Dakota. The firm expects to increase its workforce by up to 50 associates in the next several years.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  south-dakota  plains  plastics  jobs  taxes-incentives-grants-loans 
november 2015 by areadevelopment
General Atomics Plans Aerial Systems Training Facility In Grand Forks, North Dakota - Area Development
General Atomics, an aviation company, plans to establish an unmanned aerial systems training academy at the Grand Sky UAS business and technology park in Grand Forks, North Dakota. The company plans to begin construction this fall on a 16,000-square-foot hangar on the grounds of the Grand Sky UAS park where the manufacturer of Predator and Reaper UAS will train UAS flight crews.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  north-dakota  plains  Aerospace  aviation  manufacturing 
october 2015 by areadevelopment
Evolution1 Builds $8 Million Operations Center In West Fargo, North Dakota - Area Development
Evolution1, a growing technology company, began construction on its $8 million, 40,000 square foot, operations center in West Fargo, North Dakota.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  north-dakota  plains  high-tech  technology  operations-center  fargo 
september 2015 by areadevelopment
Appareo Systems Expands Fargo, North Dakota, Headquarters-Operations Center - Area Development
Appareo Systems, celebrated its expansion by dedicating a new building that will more than double the electronics and software design company’s headquarters and manufacturing facility in Fargo, North Dakota.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  headquarters  north-dakota  plains  electronics-industry  manufacturing  software  fargo  Aerospace 
september 2015 by areadevelopment
Midwest Hop Producers Plan Production-Processing Facility In Plattsmouth, Nebraska - Area Development
Nebraska Hop Yards has converted 3 acres of a form country club golf course into a hops yard, with plans for Midwest Hop Producers to build a new production and processing facility on the site in Plattsmouth, Nebraska.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  nebraska  plains  taxes-incentives-grants-loans 
august 2015 by areadevelopment
Bobcat Company Invests $9.5 Million To Expand Headquarters In West Fargo, North Dakota - Area Development
Bobcat Company plans to invest $9.5 million in an expansion project that will double the size of its headquarters in West Fargo, North Dakota.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  headquarters  north-dakota  plains  manufacturing 
august 2015 by areadevelopment
Excel Industries To Open Facility At Logistics Park Kansas City - Area Development
Excel Industries Inc. will open a facility at Logistics Park Kansas City in Edgerton, Kansas. The turf care product manufacturer plans to create 200 new jobs at LPKC.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  kansas-city  Kansas  plains  jobs  distribution-centers  distribution-facility  warehouse-facility  manufacturing 
august 2015 by areadevelopment
H.J. Baker Expands Animal Health And Nutrition Division In Emporia, Kansas - Area Development
Global agriculture company, H.J. Baker, is expanding its Animal Health and Nutrition Division with the groundbreaking of a new multi-million dollar encapsulation facility in Emporia, Kansas.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  agriculture  Kansas  plains 
july 2015 by areadevelopment
Midwest AgEnergy Group Begins Operations At Jamestown, North Dakota, Refinery - Area Development
Midwest AgEnergy Group started operations on the company’s new 65 million-gallon-per-year biorefinery located next to Great River Energy’s Spiritwood Station near Jamestown, North Dakota.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  energy  north-dakota  plains  renewable-energy 
july 2015 by areadevelopment
USA800 Opens Call Center Facility In Lawrence, Kansas - Area Development
USA800, a multi-channel support call center provider headquartered in the Kansas City Metro Area, is opening a new 20,000-sq.-ft. facility in Lawrence, Kansas.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Kansas  plains  call-centers 
july 2015 by areadevelopment
Mars Inc. Invests $100 Million To Expand Its Topeka, Kansas, Production Plant - Area Development
Mars, Incorporated will invest $100 million to expand its chocolate factory in Topeka, Kansas. The company started construction on a state-of-the-art 90,000-square-foot addition to its production facility that is expected add 70 manufacturing jobs.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Kansas  plains  food-processing  manufacturing  jobs  topeka  sustainable-development 
july 2015 by areadevelopment
Dakota Prairie Refinery Begins Production Near Dickinson, North Dakota - Area Development
A joint venture of MDU Resources Group, Inc. and Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P., The Dakota Prairie refinery recently began operations about four miles west of Dickinson, North Dakota. The refinery will employ 80 full-time workers and market its diesel fuel throughout the region.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  north-dakota  plains  energy 
july 2015 by areadevelopment
Lawrence & Schiller TeleServices Plans Operations Center In North Sioux City, S.D. - Area Development
Lawrence & Schiller TeleServices, a domestic-based Call Center specializing in inbound, outbound, lead generation, market research and email management, plans to open a 4,000 square foot, operations center in North Sioux City, South Dakota.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  telecommunications  south-dakota  plains 
july 2015 by areadevelopment
Cereal Ingredients Plans $12 Million Expansion At Its Leavenworth, Kansas, Production Hub - Area Development
Cereal Ingredients will invest $12 million expand its manufacturing operations at the Gary Carlson Business Park in Leavenworth, Kansas. The new expansion will add 81,000 square feet of warehousing, maintenance and production space to the company’s complex, along with at least 32 associates to its workforce.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  food-processing  manufacturing  warehousing  Kansas  plains 
july 2015 by areadevelopment
Senscio Systems Creates Regional Hub In Vermillion, South Dakota - Area Development
Senscio Systems, a provider of artificial intelligence-based complex care management technology, will create a regional hub in Vermillion, South Dakota.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  south-dakota  plains 
june 2015 by areadevelopment
HDR Plans New Global Headquarters In Omaha, Nebraska - Area Development
HDR, a 98-year old company that specializes in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services, selected the location for its new global headquarters, which will remain in Omaha, Nebraska. The headquarters will be located at 11th and Dodge streets downtown.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  headquarters  global-headquarters  nebraska  plains 
june 2015 by areadevelopment
2015 Gold & Silver Shovel Awards: Kansas, Mississippi and Utah Awarded Silver Shovels - States with Populations Less than 3 Million - Area Development
Politicians and businesses in Kansas have faced frustrations as they wait for the economic benefits to kick in of a huge tax-cut plan enacted in 2012 that included repealing the state’s top individual income-tax bracket of 6.45 percent, lowering its bottom two brackets, and exempting from taxation all income earned by pass-through entities.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-features  shovel-awards  Kansas  plains  mississippi  south  utah  mountain-states  taxes-incentives 
june 2015 by areadevelopment
Schwan: Site-selection consultants weigh in on Sioux Falls - Argus Leader
Minutes before an announcement that the Sioux Falls Development Foundation was buying 820 acres to create a massive development park, I looked out at the audience and was struck by how many from our business community had showed up to hear about it.
this-week-310  Around-the-web  Matt  south-dakota  plains  sioux-falls  consultants  site-selection  economic-development 
june 2015 by areadevelopment
SD Industries Expands Manufacturing Facility In Alexandria, South Dakota - Area Development
SD Industries, a leading manufacturer in the swine industry, plans to expand its manufacturing facility and double production, with the purchase of additional equipment in Alexandria, South Dakota.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  south-dakota  plains  manufacturing  taxes-incentives-grants-loans 
june 2015 by areadevelopment
GBW Railcar Services To Open Operations Center In Overland Park, Kansas - Area Development
GBW Railcar Services, a joint venture of Greenbrier and Watco Companies, will open an office in Overland Park, Kansas. The company, which delivers freight car repair services and monitors certification and maintenance requirements, will add 20 to 30 jobs in the next year.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Kansas  plains  jobs  rail 
june 2015 by areadevelopment
KELOLAND.com | Promotional Video For New Development 'Mega' Site
The plans for South Dakota's first economic development "mega site," have been unveiled. The 850 acres will be near the I-90, I-29 interchange.
Around-the-web  Matt  mega-site  industrial-park  south-dakota  plains 
june 2015 by areadevelopment
Bayer CropScience Opens Beaver Crossing Breeding & Trait Development Station Near Lincoln, Nebraska - Area Development
Bayer CropScience opened its Beaver Crossing Breeding and Trait Development Station near Lincoln, Nebraska. Research and development activities at the $17 million state-of-the-art facility will serve to help Bayer CropScience deliver breakthrough wheat and soybean varieties with improved technologies and genetics.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  nebraska  plains  life-sciences  bioscience 
may 2015 by areadevelopment
North Dakota’s Economic Growth Leads The United States - Area Development
North Dakota’s business climate has gained a reputation for supporting emerging businesses, entrepreneurs, and expansions.
north-dakota  plains  Matt  area-development-features 
may 2015 by areadevelopment
CertainTeed Expands Its Manufacturing Plant In Kansas City, Kansas - Area Development
CertainTeed Corporation will expand its manufacturing facility by creating more than 70 new jobs during the next three years in Kansas City, Kansas.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  kansas-city  kansas  manufacturing  plains  jobs 
april 2015 by areadevelopment
TruXedo Inc. Plans 40,000 Square Foot Expansion At Its Yankton, South Dakota, Manufacturing Plant - Area Development
TruXedo, Inc., manufacturer of tonneau covers and other truck accessories, is moving forward with a 40,000 square foot addition at its manufacturing plant in Yankton, South Dakota. The company will immediately add 18 members to its workforce with further positions planned.
economic-development  site-selection  south-dakota  plains  area-development-news  incentives-taxes-grants-loans 
april 2015 by areadevelopment
Nebraska Public Power District Replaces Sheldon Station Plant In Hallam, Nebraska - Area Development
Nebraska Public Power District, the state’s largest electric utility, plans to replace an existing coal-fired boiler with one that uses clean-burning hydrogen fuel at its Sheldon Station plant in Hallam, Nebraska.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  nebraska  plains  utilities  energy  public-power 
april 2015 by areadevelopment
ComDel Innovation-Altavian To Manufacture Unmanned Aircraft Systems In Wahpeton, North Dakota - Area Development
ComDel Innovation and Altavian signed a $3.2 million agreement to manufacture unmanned aerial systems and UAS components at ComDel’s high-tech manufacturing plant in Wahpeton, North Dakota.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  aerospace  uav-aerospace  north-dakota  plains 
february 2015 by areadevelopment
Dairy Farmers of America Plans to Cross the State Line to New KCK Headquarters - The Kansas City Star The Kansas City Star
Dairy Farmers of America announced plans Tuesday to build a $30 million headquarters in Kansas City, Kan., ending 16 years in Missouri and renewing cries of a border war.
site-selection  economic-development  missouri  kansas  midwest  plains  kansas-city  headquarters  this-week-292  around-the-web  taxes-incentives 
february 2015 by areadevelopment
Industrial-Automotive Manufacturer, Gates Corporation Expands Its Iola, Kansas, Production Hub - Area Development
Gates Corporation, a global, diversified manufacturer of industrial and automotive products, will expand its Iola, Kansas, manufacturing facility to accommodate a new line of oil and gas hose products. The 82,000 square foot expansion will increase the size of the company’s existing plant, which manufactures hydraulic and other industrial hose products.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  manufacturing  automotive-industry  kansas  plains 
february 2015 by areadevelopment
FABCON Precast Plans Pleasanton, Kansas, Production Campus - Area Development
FABCON Precast, a Minnesota based manufacturer of precast, pre-stressed concrete wall panels, is expanding to Pleasanton, Kansas. The new operation will be housed in a plant previously occupied by IPC Inc., a subsidiary of Cretex Companies.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  kansas  plains  manufacturing 
january 2015 by areadevelopment
Black & Veatch To Relocate Its Telecommunications-Special Projects In Overland Park, Kansas - Area Development
Black & Veatch will relocate its Telecommunications and Special Projects professionals in Overland Park, Kansas, to the Overland Park Trade Center following building renovations. The move will consolidate some of the company’s operations into a single complex.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  telecommunications  kansas  plains 
january 2015 by areadevelopment
Bobcat Company Completes $28 Million Acceleration Center In Bismarck, North Dakota - Area Development
Bobcat Company completed construction of its $28 million, two-story, 190,000 square foot, Acceleration Center in Bismarck, North Dakota’s Northern Plains Commerce Centre. The Acceleration Center will serve as a key engineering facility for Bobcat and its parent company, Doosan.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  north-dakota  plains 
august 2014 by areadevelopment
Adams Industries, Inc. Enhances Its Cheyenne County, Nebraska, Trans-Loading Facility - Area Development
Adams Industries, Inc., a service-based transportation and manufacturing company that provides logistic solutions, specialized warehousing and unique trans-loading of materials, plans to build an additional 36,960 linear feet of rail and switching equipment to enhance its trans-loading capabilities at its facility in Cheyenne County, Nebraska.
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july 2014 by areadevelopment
Univar Opens Operational Facility In Dickinson, North Dakota - Area Development
A 90-year old global chemical distributor of industrial and specialty chemicals and related chemistry services, Univar Inc. opened its new, permanent facility in Dickinson, North Dakota, to support its oil and gas business in the Williston Basin.
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july 2014 by areadevelopment
Missouri Offers Truce in Kansas Business Battle - LJWorld.com
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon signed legislation Tuesday that he said could offer a truce to Kansas in a costly battle between the two states using lucrative tax breaks to lure businesses in the Kansas City region across the state line.
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july 2014 by areadevelopment
Global Ground Support Extends Lease At Olathe, Kansas, Manufacturing Center - Area Development
Global Ground Support, which produces a wide array of airport equipment, plans to keep its manufacturing operations at its 112,000 square-foot facility at Old 56 Highway and Harrison Street in Olathe, Kansas. The company recently extended its lease, with plans to create 25 additional jobs during the next five years.
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march 2014 by areadevelopment
Mile Hi Specialty Foods To Open Shawnee, Kansas, Distribution Facility - Area Development
A privately-owned warehouse and food distribution company, Mile Hi Specialty Foods Co. will locate its new 32,000 square foot warehouse and distribution facility at the WestLink Business Center, located at 23100 West 43rd St. in Shawnee, Kansas, with plans to create 29 jobs during the next three year years.
economic-development  site-selection  matt  area-development-news  kansas  plains  warehouse-facility  distribution-facility  jobs  food-industry 
february 2014 by areadevelopment
kk-electronic Expands Operations Center In Lenexa, Kansas - Area Development
A company that manufactures wind turbine control and electrical systems for the energy segment, kk-electronic expanded its North American operations, opening an office and distribution center in Lenexa, Kansas.
economic-development  site-selection  matt  kansas  plains  area-development-news  distribution-centers  energy  operations-center 
february 2014 by areadevelopment
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