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U.S. Steel wins tax breaks from one of America's poorest cities
United States Steel Corporation founded Gary, Indiana in 1906 - naming it after co-founder Elbert Henry Gary - and the city's fortunes have been closely tied to the company ever since.
this-week-448  Around-the-web  Matt  steel-industry  trade  trade-agreements 
6 weeks ago by areadevelopment
Aluminum Tariff Is a Boon Even If Beer Costs More, Report Says - IndustryWeek
The research argues that tariffs imposed on aluminum and steel have led to increases in U.S. employment, production and investment...The Beer Institute, a trade association for the American brewing industry, called tariffs on aluminum a “tax on beer,” saying that cans make up more than 11% of the manufacturing cost in the U.S.
tariffs  u.s.-manufacturing  steel-industry  beverage-industry  trade-policy  government-policy  industry-organizations  economic-analysis  Around-the-web  this-week-444  insider-12-17-2018 
december 2018 by areadevelopment
Southern states among hardest hit by China tariffs - MSN
Exporters in manufacturing-heavy states such as Alabama, South Carolina and Kentucky are among those that stand to lose the most from a protracted trade war with China, according to a U.S. News analysis of government trade data that suggests newly erected trade barriers into the Chinese market could stifle industries shipping billions of dollars of goods into Asia's largest economy each year.
this-week-434  Around-the-web  Matt  south  south-atlantic  steel-industry  china  tariffs  NAFTA  manufacturing  exports 
august 2018 by areadevelopment
In Focus: Steel Tariffs to Prevent U.S. Economic Growth - Area Development
The recently enacted tariffs on steel and aluminum have created an uncertain investment climate for both domestic and foreign firms, causing companies to rethink their supply chain strategies and put their expansion plans on hold.
area-development-features  Matt  economic-development  site-selection  steel-industry  trade  trade-agreements  government-policy  supply-chain  logistics 
june 2018 by areadevelopment
This Ohio factory thought it could bring U.S. jobs back from China. Then Trump got involved. - The Washington Post
Stripmatic’s plight is an example of the hidden costs of Trump’s “America First” protectionism. During decades of increasing globalization, leaders of both political parties reassured critics that the gains from trade were dispersed across myriad less-expensive products — and thus often difficult to identify — while the costs were obvious every time a factory closed.
u.s.-manufacturing  tariffs  government-policy  global-supply-chain  steel-industry  Around-the-web  this-week-428 
june 2018 by areadevelopment
What do Trump’s tariffs mean for Canada? - Macleans
Steel industry expert Peter Warrian explains how badly this will hurt steelmakers, what the knock-on effects will be and why dark times loom
this-week-427  Around-the-web  Matt  canada  trade  trade-agreements  location-canada  steel-industry  aluminum-industry 
june 2018 by areadevelopment
Disarray Plagues U.S. Companies’ Efforts to Win Tariff Exemptions - The New York Times
In the two months since the Trump administration’s steel and aluminum tariffs went into effect, the Commerce Department has been deluged with more than 8,200 exemption requests from companies that import foreign metals
this-week-424  Around-the-web  tariffs  business-globalization  steel-industry  aluminum-industry  government-policy  sfp-insider-5-18-2018 
may 2018 by areadevelopment
What's the impact of aluminum and steel tarrifs? JLL
How will the recently announced tariffs on raw steel and aluminum impact U.S. industrial real estate and trade? JLL's global trade expert and Chief Strategist of Ports, Airports and Global Infrastructure, Dr. Walter Kemmsies, takes on the tough questions surrounding today's global economy.​
logistics  infrastructure  economic-analysis  trade-agreements  government-policy  aluminum-industry  steel-industry  tariffs  Around-the-web  this-week-422  sfp-insider-5-18-2018 
april 2018 by areadevelopment
German Steel Town Fears U.S. Tariffs Would Deal Crushing Blow - WSJ
The steel mill in this Gothic town one hour southwest of Berlin has long supplied Europe, its main market, with wire used in construction. But it could still become a casualty of new U.S. tariffs on steel imports.

That is because the tariffs, announced last month, are threatening to redirect to Europe a wave of inexpensive steel from countries that had previously exported the alloy to America.
business-globalization  steel-industry  materials-suppliers  germany  tariffs  government-policy  Around-the-web  this-week-420  sfp-insider-10-26-2018 
april 2018 by areadevelopment
Supply chains of steel: How tariffs will disrupt downstream manufacturing - Supply Chain Dive
As a primer, steel is an iron and carbon alloy, including small amounts of manganese, silicon, sulphur, oxygen and phosphorus. About 50% of all steel is used for buildings and infrastructure, and it’s the major component in the world’s 17 million shipping containers and steel ships that transport cargo.
this-week-419  Around-the-web  Matt  steel-industry  trade  trade-agreements  government-policy  supply-chain  manufacturing  logistics  insider-4-12-2018 
april 2018 by areadevelopment
Steel Tariffs Could Crunch Foreign Carmakers In The U.S. South - NPR
Mercedes Benz USA showed off its new headquarters in Atlanta - all in the midst of a possible trade war that could affect the car industry in the South, which has become a truly global car market.
automotive-industry  regional-reports  south  Georgia  Tennessee  steel-industry  free-trade-agreements  foreign-trade-policy  germany  mercedes-benz  government-policy  Around-the-web  this-week-417 
march 2018 by areadevelopment
Steel Is Back in Style With Car Makers - WSJ
Steel has always been cheaper and stronger than aluminum. But conventional steel is heavy. Many car makers seeking to comply with tougher fuel economy requirements have shifted in recent years to aluminum and other light materials like carbon fiber.
this-week-400  Around-the-web  Matt  steel-industry  aluminum-industry  manufacturing  automotive-industry 
october 2017 by areadevelopment
Sparks Custom Fabrication Expands Adamsville, Tennessee, Manufacturing Plant - Area Development
A company that specializes in millwork, stainless steel, stone and refrigeration products used by the food industry, Sparks Custom Fabrication will expand its manufacturing plant in Adamsville, Tennessee. The company plans to create approximately 140 jobs in McNairy County during the next five years.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Tennessee  south  manufacturing  steel-industry  jobs  warehousing 
december 2016 by areadevelopment
Valley Racks Expands Grenada, Mississippi, Fabrication Plant - Area Development
Steel fabrication company Valley Racks is expanding operations in Grenada, Mississippi. In addition to steel fabrication, the company provides water jet, laser and powder coating services.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  mississippi  south  steel-industry 
october 2016 by areadevelopment
Crystal Steel Fabricators Opens Manufacturing Center In Caroline County, Maryland - Area Development
Crystal Steel Fabricators, a structural steel fabricator headquartered in Delmar, Delaware, is opening a new manufacturing facility in Caroline County, Maryland. The company plans on creating 126 new jobs over the next two years.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  maryland  mid-atlantic  steel-industry  jobs  manufacturing 
october 2016 by areadevelopment
Nucor Corp. Plans Cold Mill In Blytheville, Arkansas - Area Development
Nucor Corporation is adding an additional $230 million cold mill at its Nucor Steel Arkansas division in Blytheville, Arkansas.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  arkansas  south  steel-industry  automotive-industry 
september 2016 by areadevelopment
Steel Ventures Expands Wurtland, Kentucky, Manufacturing Plant - Area Development
Steel Ventures Inc., an affiliate of Steel of West Virginia Inc., plans a $16 million buildout of an existing facility in Wurtland, Kentucky. The company will establish a 65-job galvanizing and distribution operation.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  manufacturing  kentucky  south  steel-industry  jobs  taxes-incentives-grants-loans 
september 2016 by areadevelopment
Lex Holding Opens Production Hub In Houston, Texas - Area Development
Lex Holding Co, a distributor of flat rolled steel products for a variety of industries, opened its newest location, Lex South, in Houston, Texas.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  texas  southwest  steel-industry  houston 
september 2016 by areadevelopment
Skyline Steel Expanding Iuka, Mississippi, Steel Plant - Area Development
Skyline Steel, a Nucor company, is expanding operations in Iuka, Mississippi. The company is investing $15 million and creating 15 new jobs at its plant that currently employs 45 workers in Iuka.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  mississippi  south  steel-industry  jobs 
august 2016 by areadevelopment
Eurotranciatura USA Plans $12.6 Million Expansion In Paris, Tennessee - Area Development
Eurotranciatura USA, a joint venture between Italy-based Euro Group S.p.A and Japan-based Kuroda Precision Industries Ltd. that manufacturers steel lamination products for electrical motors and generators, is investing $12.6 million over the next five years to expand its operations in Paris, Tennessee.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Tennessee  south  location-USA  FDI  italy  Japan  steel-industry  manufacturing  advanced-manufacturing 
august 2016 by areadevelopment
Marlin Steel Enhances Automation At Manufacturing Plant In Baltimore, Maryland - Area Development
Custom steel wire form manufacturer Marlin Steel is enhancing its production center in Baltimore, Maryland. The company will install another new piece of manufacturing automation to their factory floor.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  baltimore  maryland  mid-atlantic  steel-industry  manufacturing  automation 
july 2016 by areadevelopment
Klein Steel Expands Manufacturing Hub In Rochester, New York - Area Development
Klein Steel, an industry leading steel service supplier, is investing $8 million to expand its manufacturing hub by adding a 40,000 square foot addition to its plant in Rochester, New York. The company plans to hire 50 additional associates.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  new-york  mid-atlantic  steel-industry  manufacturing  rochester  jobs  taxes-incentives-grants-loans 
june 2016 by areadevelopment
Japan-Based Kobe Steel To Locate Aluminum Extrusion-Fabrication Plant In Bowling Green, Kentucky - Area Development
Kobe Steel Ltd., one of Japan’s leading metal producers, will locate an aluminum extrusion and fabrication facility next to a sister aluminum-forging plant in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The $46.7 million investment will create 105 jobs.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  kentucky  south  bowling-green  steel-industry  aluminum-industry  jobs  taxes-incentives-grants-loans 
may 2016 by areadevelopment
Novus Advanced Manufacturing Plans Manufacturing Plant In Lawrenceburg, Tennessee - Area Development
Novus Advanced Manufacturing, a company that specializes in manufacturing steel panels for the hospitality and retail center sectors, will locate new operations in Lawrenceburg, Tennessee. The company will invest $1.9 million to renovate an existing space in the Tennessee Enterprise Center and create 47 new jobs.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  manufacturing  tennesee  south  steel-industry  jobs 
may 2016 by areadevelopment
ABC Coating Inc. Begins Construction On Manteno, Illinois, Metal Fabrication Plant - Area Development
A company that fabricates and coats steel for use in the construction industry, primarily bridge building, ABC Coating Co. Inc. started construction on its new Chicago region metal fabrication facility in Manteno, Illinois.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  math  illinois  midwest  chicago  metal-fabrication  taxes-incentives-grants-loans  steel-industry 
february 2016 by areadevelopment
Mill Steel Company Expands Production At Its Jeffersonville and Anderson Indiana Manufacturing Centers - Area Development
Mill Steel Co., one of the nation's largest distributors of flat-rolled carbon steel, will move its Building/Painted Products Midwest operations from its Jeffersonville, Indiana plant, where it plans to enhance operations, to its recently acquired service center in Anderson, Indiana.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  indiana  midwest  steel-industry 
february 2016 by areadevelopment
Steel Dynamics, Inc. Begins Construction On Paint Line and Galvalume facility in Columbus, Mississippi - Area Development
Steel Dynamics, Inc. broke ground today on the company’s new Paint Line and Galvalume facility in Columbus, Mississippi. The project, which was announced in May 2015, represents a corporate investment of approximately $100 million and will create 40 jobs. Operations are expected to begin during the first quarter of 2017.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  mississippi  south  jobs  TVA  manufacturing  steel-industry 
february 2016 by areadevelopment
Nippon Steel-Sumikin Materials USA To Locate Manufacturing Center In Fayetteville, Tennessee - Area Development
Nippon Steel and Sumikin Materials USA, Inc. will open a new 62,000 square foot manufacturing facility at Fayetteville-Lincoln County Industrial Park in Fayetteville, Tennessee. The metal substrate manufacturer will invest $5.7 million and create 65 new jobs in Lincoln County.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  manufacturing  Tennessee  south  jobs  automotive-industry  location-USA  FDI  steel-industry 
january 2016 by areadevelopment
Performance Fabricating Plans Expanded Headquarters-Manufacturing Plant In Fenton, Michigan - Area Development
Performance Fabricating, a primary supplier to automotive, healthcare and institutional customers worldwide, specializing in steel fabrication and robotic welding, plans to construct a $9 million corporate headquarters and manufacturing facility in Fenton, Michigan. The company expect to create 52 jobs.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  headquarters  manufacturing  automotive-industry  jobs  midwest  steel-industry 
december 2015 by areadevelopment
Penn Stainless Products Eyes Completion of Distribution-Transfer Facility In Mercer County, Pennsylvania - Area Development
Penn Stainless Products, a full-service distributor and processor of stainless steel products, has nearly completed construction of its new 35,000-square foot distribution and transfer facility in Jackson Center, Mercer County, Pennsylvania.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Pennsylvania  mid-atlantic  steel-industry 
september 2015 by areadevelopment
Tampa Tank, Inc. & Florida Structural Steel Expands Tampa Headquarters & Gibsonton, Florida, Manufacturing Hub - Area Development
Tampa Tank, Inc. & Florida Structural Steel will expand its headquarters in Tampa and manufacturing center in Gibsonton, Florida. The company plans to create 108 jobs.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Florida  south-atlantic  tampa  jobs  manufacturing  headquarters  steel-industry 
august 2015 by areadevelopment
A World Without Work - The Atlantic
For centuries, experts have predicted that machines would make workers obsolete. That moment may finally be arriving. Could that be a good thing?
youngstown  ohio  rust-belt  steel-industry  manufacturing-automation  robotics-manufacturing  workforce-development  jobs  this-week-311  Around-the-web 
june 2015 by areadevelopment
Ferrous CAL Co To Locate $50.2 Million Steel Coil Manufacturing Plant In Gibraltar, Michigan - Area Development
Ferrous CAL Co., a leading provider of toll processing services for hot-rolled and cold-rolled steel and newly-formed affiliate of Ferragon Corporation, will locate its new $50.2 million steel coil manufacturing plant in Gibraltar, Michigan. The company plans to create 100 jobs. The company is establishing its new facility on an underutilized, largely vacant property on W. Jefferson Avenue.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Michigan  midwest  jobs  taxes-incentives-grants-loans  manufacturing  steel-industry 
june 2015 by areadevelopment
Southwest Steel Processing Plans $18 Million Expansion At Its Newport, Arkansas, Manufacturing Plant - Area Development
Southwest Steel Processing, a manufacturer of railcar and oil and gas components, is expanding its manufacturing plant in Newport, Arkansas. The plant expansion will be used to develop a new forging line. The company, a partnership between Cleveland-based Park Ohio and Arkansas Steel Associates LLC of Newport, plans to invest $18 million in the facility and add 100 jobs over the next two years.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  manufacturing  arkansas  south  steel-industry  taxes-incentives-grants-loans 
june 2015 by areadevelopment
Steel Dynamics Plans $100 Million Expansion At Its Columbus, Mississippi, Steel Mill - Area Development
Steel Dynamics, Inc. is expanding through the addition of painting and Galvalune capabilities at its steel mill. in Columbus, Mississippi. The project represents a corporate investment of approximately $100 million and will create 40 new, full-time jobs.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  mississippi  south  jobs  taxes-incentives-grants-loans  steel-industry 
may 2015 by areadevelopment
Hirschvogel Automotive Group Plans Production Plant Expansion In Columbus, Ohio - Area Development
Hirschvogel Automotive Group will invest more than $50 million to expand its existing manufacturing facility and purchase new machinery and equipment in Columbus, Ohio. The Germany-based company, which is one of the world’s largest automotive suppliers in the area of steel and aluminum forging and machining, also will add 37 new jobs to its roster over the next three years.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  automotive-industry  columbus  ohio  midwest  jobs  steel-industry  aluminum-industry  location-usa  fdi  columbus-region 
april 2015 by areadevelopment
T&B Tube Company Invests $5.6 Million To Establish Gary, Indiana, Manufacturing Center - Area Development
T&B Tube Company, Inc., a manufacturer of cut-to-length steel tubing, will invest $5.6 million to relocate its South Holland, Illinois operations to Gary, Indiana. The relocation will create up to 100 new jobs by 2017.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  indiana  midwest  steel-industry  jobs  incentives-taxes-grants-loans 
april 2015 by areadevelopment
Midwest Town Braces For More Steel Layoffs - NPR
NPR profiled the town's efforts to diversify its economic base and become less dependent on the steel mill two years ago, as Granite City tried to apply lessons learned after the last time the plant closed in 2008 and 2009.
granite-city  illinois  steel-industry  midwest  rust-belt  this-week-300  around-the-web 
april 2015 by areadevelopment
American Stair Corporation Invests $2.9 Million To Relocate Production Facility To Hammond, Indiana - Area Development
American Stair Corporation, Inc., a manufacturer of steel stairs and railings, plans to relocate its operations, creating up to 180 new jobs by 2018, from Romeoville, Illinois to Hammond, Indiana.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  steel-industry  manufacturing  indiana  midwest  incentives-taxes-grants-loans  jobs 
march 2015 by areadevelopment
AK Steel Plans $36 Million Research and Innovation Center In Middletown, Ohio - Area Development
A leader in the production of flat-rolled carbon, stainless and electrical steel products, primarily for automotive, infrastructure and manufacturing, construction and electrical power generation and distribution markets, AK Steel will build a new, $36 million, 120,000 square foot, world-class Research and Innovation Center in Middletown, Ohio.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  ohio  midwest  steel-industry  automotive-industry  manufacturing  construction  innovation-centers  research-center 
february 2015 by areadevelopment
Big River Steel Poised To Begin Construction On $1.3 Billion Steel Mill In Mississippi County, Arkansas
Big River Steel closed on financing to build a $1.3 billion steel mill in Mississippi County, Arkansas, that will employ more than 500 people.
sfp-1-12-15  economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  arkansas  south  jobs  steel-industry  automotive-industry  energy  top-news 
january 2015 by areadevelopment
Oxlean Manufacturing Invests $2.1 Million To Expand Walker, Louisiana, Steel Fabrication Facility - Area Development
Oxlean Manufacturing will invest $2.1 million to expand and modernize the steel fabrication facility it acquired earlier this year in Walker, Louisiana. The firm plans to create 73 new jobs at the facility in Livingston Parish and the Capital Region.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  louisiana  south  jobs  steel-industry  incentives-taxes-grants-loans  manufacturing 
december 2014 by areadevelopment
Smalley Steel Ring Company Establishes Scholarship for CLC Students - Chicago Tribune
Through the generous support of Lake Zurich-based Smalley Steel Ring Company, the College of Lake County Foundation has established a new scholarship for CLC students in the Computerized Numerical Controls (CNC) and Mechatronics Technology programs. Applications for the scholarship will be accepted starting in February.
around-the-web  matt  manufacturing  illinois  midwest  steel-industry  technology 
november 2014 by areadevelopment
Benteler Steel/Tube, Bossier Parish Community College And State Create Center for Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering Technology - Area Development
A $22 million, 65,000-square-foot, training Center for Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering Technology at the Bossier Parish Community College was dedicated as part of a partnership between the State of Louisiana and Benteler Steel/Tube along with regional and local partners.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  louisiana  south  advanced-manufacturing  steel-industry 
november 2014 by areadevelopment
Material Works Plans $20 Million Advance Flat Rolled Toll Processing Center In Osceola, Arkansas - Area Development
The Material Works Ltd. will build a $20 million advanced flat rolled toll processing center adjacent to the new Big River Steel mill in Osceola, Arkansas, where it plans to create 45 jobs. Construction will begin in second quarter 2015 with the facility expected to be fully operational to coincide with Big River Steel’s opening in 2016.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  arkansas  south  jobs  automotive-industry  energy  steel-industry 
october 2014 by areadevelopment
TimkenSteel Plans $40 Million Quench-And-Temper Facility In Perry Township, Ohio - Area Development
TimkenSteel, a leader in customized alloy steel products and services, will locate its advanced quench-and-temper facility to produce more value-added steel for demanding applications in Perry Township in Northeast Ohio.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  ohio  midwest  steel-industry 
october 2014 by areadevelopment
Columbus Castings Invests $16 Million To Upgrade And Expand Its Columbus, Ohio, Manufacturing Hub - Area Development
Columbus Castings, the largest single-site steel foundry in North America, plans to invest $16 million to upgrade and expand its existing facility, located at 2211 Parsons Avenue in Columbus, Ohio. The company plans to double its workforce with 550 new jobs and expand its overall production, including its new Z-Knuckle rail casting.
economic-development  site-selection  matt  ohio  midwest  area-development-news  steel-industry  jobs 
october 2014 by areadevelopment
Marlin Steel Wire Products Upgrades Its Baltimore, Maryland, Manufacturing Plant - Area Development
Marlin Steel Wire Products, a leading manufacturer of custom-engineered products from steel wire and sheet metal, will upgrade its Baltimore, Maryland, facility by purchasing new equipment.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  maryland  mid-atlantic  manufacturing  steel-industry  baltimore  incentives-taxes-grants-loans 
august 2014 by areadevelopment
Great River Industries Expands Its Natchez, Mississippi, Manufacturing Campus - Area Development
Great River Industries, formerly known as Enersteel, is expanding its production center in Natchez, Mississippi, by locating its corporate headquarters there and adding 12,000 square feet of manufacturing space. The project represents a corporate investment of $4 million and will create 25 new jobs.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  manufacturing  south  mississippi  jobs  steel-industry  headquarters  corporate-headquarters  energy  oil  natural-gas 
july 2014 by areadevelopment
Canadian-Based JMS Russel Metals Corporation Invests $2.5 Million To Expand Processing Plant In Jackson, Tennessee - Area Development
A full-line distributor of steel and aluminum products owned by Canadian-based Russel Metals, JMS Russel Metals Corporation will expand its steel plate processing facility in Jackson, Tennessee. The firm will invest $2.5 million in new equipment to allow additional processes to be done in-house. The expansion will result in the addition of 26 new manufacturing jobs in Madison County.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  location-usa  fdi  tennessee  south  jobs  manufacturing  steel-industry 
july 2014 by areadevelopment
U.S. Steel Cites South Korean Imports in Plans to Idle Plants - WSJ
U.S. Steel Corp. said it would temporarily close plants in Texas and Pennsylvania and blamed illegally priced imports, raising the volume on trade disputes with China and South Korea.
this-week-265  around-the-web  steel-industry  imports  matt  texas  Pennsylvania  southwest  mid-atlantic  trade  south-Korea  china  asia 
june 2014 by areadevelopment
Delaco Kasle Processing Indiana Locates Manufacturing Center In Jeffersonville, Indiana - Area Development
Delaco Kasle Processing Indiana, LLC, a processor of exposed and unexposed aluminum and steel blanks, plans to locate its production center in Jeffersonville, Indiana, creating up to 105 new jobs by 2017.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  indiana  midwest  jobs  automotive-industry  agriculture  steel-industry  incentives-taxes-grants-loans  production-facility 
may 2014 by areadevelopment
VIVA Railings Expands Its Carrollton, Texas, Manufacturing Plant - Area Development
The US division of VIVA Railings recently moved into a new, larger facility in Carrollton, Texas. The company, which serves commercial building clients across the nation with stainless steel and glass Modular Railing Systems for interior and exterior use, tripled office and shop capacity and invested in manufacturing equipment.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  manufacturing  texas  southwest  steel-industry  matt 
may 2014 by areadevelopment
Is Cheap Steel Killing American Jobs? - The Washington Post
The American steel industry is in trouble. It's long been under pressure from cheaper foreign imports.
this-week-262  around-the-web  matt  steel-industry  manufacturing 
may 2014 by areadevelopment
Mill Steel Company Invests $16.1 Million To Establish Jeffersonville, Indiana, Production Facility - Area Development
Mill Steel Co., a flat rolled steel service center, will invest $16.1 million to locate its first Indiana facility in Jeffersonville, Indiana, creating up to 43 jobs by 2017. The Grand Rapids, Michigan-based company will purchase and equip a 105,000 square-foot facility at the Port of Indiana-Jeffersonville, making renovations to more than double its size to 225,000 square feet.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  indiana  midwest  steel-industry  automotive-industry  incentives-taxes-grants-loans  jobs  manufacturing  construction 
april 2014 by areadevelopment
Austrian-Based voestalpine Group Begins Construction Of Direct Reduction Plant Near Corpus Christi, Texas - Area Development
A steel-based technology and capital goods firm headquartered in Linz, Austria, voestalpine Group began construction of a direct reduction plant at the La Quinta Trade Gateway Terminal near Corpus Christi, Texas. This 550 million Euro or $759,770, 000 million investment is the largest foreign investment in the history of the Austrian Group.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  location-usa  fdi  texas  southwest  steel-industry  technology  natural-gas  energy 
april 2014 by areadevelopment
Watson Metal Masters Begins Construction On Republic, Missouri, Manufacturing Center - Area Development
Watson Metal Masters, a stainless steel tank and vessel manufacturer, began construction on its new state-of-the-art operations center in Republic, Missouri, with plans to create 77 jobs southwest of Springfield.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  missouri  midwest  manufacturing  jobs  incentives-taxes-grants-loans  steel-industry 
april 2014 by areadevelopment
ArcelorMittal To Reopen Harriman, Tennessee, Manufacturing Center - Area Development Online
A Luxembourg-based steel and mining company, ArcelorMittal will reopen its Harriman, Tennessee, manufacturing center with plans to hire 61 employees over the next two years in Roane County.
economic-development  site-selection  matt  tennessee  manufacturing  location-usa  fdi  jobs  mining  steel-industry  area-development-news 
january 2014 by areadevelopment
Finland-Based Steel Company Enters North American Market, Opening Headquarters In Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, And Toronto, Canada - Area Development Online
A Finnish-based steel company, Ruuki, launched itself into the North American market with the opening of its U.S. headquarters in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Canadian headquarters in Toronto, Canada.
economic-development  site-selection  matt  headquarters  location-usa  fdi  north-america  pittsburgh  toronto  Pennsylvania  ontario  steel-industry 
november 2013 by areadevelopment
Horizon Steel Plans $15 Million Bowling Green, Kentucky, Manufacturing Plant - Area Development Online
Horizon Steel, a producer of flat rolled steel products, plans to open a new $15 million facility in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The plant, which is expected to create 30 jobs, will become the exclusive processor of all steel products for Bilstein Group, a German company, which also plans to locate in Warren County.
economic-development  site-selection  matt  kentucky  manufacturing  steel-industry  jobs  taxes-incentives 
november 2013 by areadevelopment
Mississippi Forge Invests $9 Million To Establish Facility In Ackerman, Mississippi - Area Development Online
Mississippi Forge, Inc. will establish a $9 million manufacturing facility in Ackerman, Mississippi, creating 60 new jobs in the region.
manufacturing  jobs  economic-development  steel-industry  site-selection  matt  mississippi 
november 2013 by areadevelopment
Steel Tubing and Pipe Company, IT-TRI LLC, Invests Up To $68 Million In Lawrence County, Alabama, Plant - Area Development Online
IT-TRI LLC plans to invest up to $68 million to build a new steel tubing and pipe manufacturing plant in Trinity, Alabama, with plans to create 100 jobs in Lawrence County before 2016.
manufacturing  jobs  economic-development  steel-industry  alabama  site-selection  matt 
october 2013 by areadevelopment
Attala Steel Industries Adds Galvanizing Plant At Its Kosciusko, Mississippi, Mill Facility - Area Development Online
Attala Steel Industries expanded its Kosciusko, Mississippi, steel mill plant with the opening of a $5 million, 30,000 square foot, galvanizing facility. Its new galvanizing plant will complement the company’s existing structural steel mill and fabrication plant, creating 20 jobs.
jobs  economic-development  steel-industry  site-selection  matt  mississippi 
october 2013 by areadevelopment
Benteler International Begins Construction on $975 Million Steel Mill In Shreveport, Louisiana - Area Development Online
Benteler International began construction on the first phase of a $975 million steel manufacturing project under construction at The Port of Caddo-Bossier in Shreveport, Louisiana, which is estimated to create 675 jobs in the region.
manufacturing  fdi  location-usa  jobs  louisiana  taxes-incentives  economic-development  steel-industry  site-selection  matt 
september 2013 by areadevelopment
Dubai-Based Alita USA Holdings To Build Buffalo, New York, Steel Mill - Area Development Online
Alita USA Holdings, a Dubai-based start-up company, plans to build a $101.85 million steel pipe mill in Buffalo, New York, to manufacture tubular goods for the oil and gas industry. The firm anticipates hiring 172 workers at its plant that will be located in a Brownfield site in South Buffalo.
buffalo  location-usa  jobs  economic-development  steel-industry  matt  oil  gas  fdi  new-york  taxes-incentives  site-selection  energy 
september 2013 by areadevelopment
Apache Stainless Equipment Corp. Invests $1.5 Million To Expand Its Beaver Dam, Wisconsin, Plant - Area Development Online
Apache Stainless Equipment Corporation, a manufacturer of stainless and carbon steel, and other high alloy ASME atmospheric vessels, will invest $1.5 million to expand its Beaver Dam, Wisconsin, facility with the addition of new automated head making equipment.
wisconsin  economic-development  steel-industry  site-selection  matt 
august 2013 by areadevelopment
Feldmeier Equipment, Inc. Begins $8 Million Expansion In Syracuse and Little Falls, New York - Area Development Online
Feldmeier Equipment, Inc., a fabricator of stainless steel storage and processing equipment, began construction on a significant expansion at its Syracuse headquarters and Little Falls, New York, manufacturing plant.
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august 2013 by areadevelopment
Steel Fab Invests $1.5 Million To Establish Pressure Tank Production Facility In Lebanon, Virginia - Area Development Online
Steel Fab, a division of the Samuel Pressure Vessel Group of Wisconsin, part of the parent company Samuel, Son & Co., Limited of Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, will invest $1.5 million to establish a pressure tank production operation in the Russell County Town of Lebanon, Virginia.
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august 2013 by areadevelopment
Ottenweller Company Invests $1.5 Million To Expand Its Mount Airy, North Carolina, Manufacturing Facility - Area Development Online
Ottenweller Company will invest more than $1.5 million to expand its steel fabrication manufacturing operation in Mount Airy, North Carolina. The company plans to create 20 new jobs over the next three years in Surry County.
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july 2013 by areadevelopment
Steel Manufacturer Expands Production Facility In West Knox County, Tennessee - Area Development Online
Steel Manufacturer, Gerdau, plans to add production plant in West Knox County, Tennessee. The additional facility in WestBridge Business Park will take steel rebar manufactured at the current Lonsdale mill and apply finishing services for original equipment manufacturers. The facility will have a capacity of about 120,000 tons of finished steel per year. The firm said the expansion represents a multi-million investment, creating approximately 40 new jobs.
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may 2013 by areadevelopment
Worthington Industries Expands With Oil, Gas Boom - The Columbus Dispatch
Two recent acquisitions have Worthington Industries poised to benefit from the boom in U.S. oil and gas production, part of a shifting identity for the company best-known for its steel processing.
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may 2013 by areadevelopment
Steel Plate Fabricator Enerfab Invests More Than $11 Million To Expand Natchez, Mississippi, Operations - Area Development Online
Enerfab will invest more than $11 million to expanding operations at its Natchez, Mississippi manufacturing facility, known as Enersteel, to accommodate an increase in tank head production. The project will bring the total number employed at the facility to 110.
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may 2013 by areadevelopment
US Steel And Japan-based Kobe Steel Commission $400 Million Joint Venture In Leipsic, Ohio - Area Development Online
United States Steel Corporation and Japan-based Kobe Steel , Ltd. commissioned their new Continuous Annealing Line in Leipsic, Ohio, part of a $400 million joint venture by the partners into PRO-TEC Coating Company that created 80 full-time jobs.
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may 2013 by areadevelopment
Adrian Steel Invests $4.7 Million In Kansas City, Missouri, Manufacturing Center - Area Development Online
Adrian Steel, an automotive supply company that specializes in producing commercial van interiors, will be making a $4.7 million capital investment to develop a new manufacturing facility in Kansas City, Missouri, creating 39 new jobs.
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april 2013 by areadevelopment
Bosch Rexroth Invests $80 Million In New Fountain Inn, South Carolina, Manufacturing Center - Area Development Online
Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., Bosch Rexroth will invest $80 million over five years to expand production in a new campus and convert an existing 260,000-square-foot industrial warehouse into a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Fountain Inn, South Carolina, that will initially produce the industry-leading Rexroth A10VO hydraulic pump.
manufacturing  jobs  automotive-industry  south-carolina  economic-development  taces  site-selection  matt  steel-industry 
march 2013 by areadevelopment
PKM Steel Service Plans Expansion At Its Salina, Kansas Operations Center - Area Development Online
PKM Steel Service Inc. is planning a $250,000 capital investment that will create 20 full time jobs in Salina, Kansas. The Kansas-based company is a global producer of heavy and intermediate structural steel for all types of industrial and commercial buildings.
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march 2013 by areadevelopment
Hol-Mac Invests $3.8 million To Expand Production Facility in Bay Springs, Mississippi - Area Development Online
Hol-Mac, a manufacturer and supplier of steel fabrications, cylinders and tanks, invested $3.8 million to expand its manufacturing facility at the company’s location in Bay Springs, Mississippi, creating 150 jobs, 100 of which are already in place. This latest expansion involves the addition of approximately 40,000 square feet to one of the company’s facilities in order to accommodate an increase in production.
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february 2013 by areadevelopment
Nash Building Systems Invests $2.2 Million To Expand Its Tarboro, North Carolina Facility | Area Development Online
Nash Building Systems Inc., a manufacturer of metal roofing, metal building components and pre-engineered steel buildings, will invest $2.2 million over the next three years in Tarboro, North Carolina, to expand its facility in Edgecombe County.
north-carolina  manufacturing  taxes-incentives  economic-development  site-selection  matt  steel-industry 
february 2013 by areadevelopment

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