Arkansas Governor’s Report: Now On The Radar For New Business

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The Pro-business climate in Arkansas is yielding a bounty of new jobs. Read: Arkansas Governor’s Report: Now On The Radar For New Business at BusinessFacilities.com. Asa Hutchinson is busy laying the foundation for robust, sustainable long-term growth.

Pharmaceutical Start-up To Create Generic Medications In Arkansas

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Read: Pharmaceutical Start-up To Create Generic Medications In Arkansas at BusinessFacilities.com. Arkansas Biotech & Pharma Capital Investment Corporate Headquarters Daily News Featured Research & Development Workforce Development Arkansas Economic Development Commission Employment Fayetteville Chamber of Commerce generic drugs OurPharma pharmaceuticals Site Selection University of ArkansasOurPharma will invest $31.3

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Food Company Plans New Chicken Operation In Arkansas

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Image: Arkansas Economic Development Commission. The new facility will also create new contracts with local Arkansas farmers. Simmons Foods is a homegrown company that continues to invest heavily in Northwest Arkansas,” said Governor Asa Hutchinson. Simmons Prepared Foods, Inc.

Simmons Foods Opens Arkansas Ingredient Production Facility

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Read: Simmons Foods Opens Arkansas Ingredient Production Facility. Arkansas Capital Investment Corporate Headquarters Daily News Featured Food Processing Arkansas Economic Development Commission Economic Development Employment Expansion ingredient facility Simmons Foods Site SelectionThe company has invested an estimated $30 million in the project, and expects to create 78 new jobs at the Siloam Springs facility. .

SIG SAUER Moving Ammunition Manufacturing To Arkansas

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SIG SAUER was one of the first calls I made as Governor, and I am delighted they chose our state when making the decision to expand,” said Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson. Relocating or Expanding Your Business In Arkansas. SIG SAUER, Inc.

State Focus: Destined For Success In Arkansas

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State Focus: Destined For Success In Arkansas appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Arkansas: Daisy And Gamo Put U.S. Headquarters In Rogers

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Read Arkansas: Daisy And Gamo Put U.S. Arkansas Business Report Corporate Headquarters Corporate Real Estate Featured Magazine Highlights Manufacturing Oil & Gas Taxes & Incentives Arkansas Economic Development Commission BF-Jan/Feb-2017 Capital Investment Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Economic Development Employment Helena Monticello Rogers Site Selection SolfuelsThe consolidated operation of these two well-known airgun lines will add 25 jobs over the next two years.

State Focus – Arkansas: Expect the Unexpected

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W hether you call it The Natural State or The Land of Opportunity, Arkansas has something for everyone. Siloam Springs sits along US Highway 412, one of the busiest entryways into the state and a main thoroughfare in Arkansas. State Focus - Arkansas: Expect the Unexpected.

Arkansas Lands New Glatfelter Manufacturing Facility

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We are truly excited to partner with the people of Fort Smith and Arkansas because we know that investing here makes great business sense for our company,” said Chris Astley, president of Glatfelter’s Advanced Airlaid Materials Business Unit and a senior vice president of Glatfelter.

Creekstone Farms Expands In Arkansas City, KS

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Creekstone Farms Premium Beef LLC, one of the largest employers in Cowley County, has announced that it will expand its operations in Arkansas City, KS. We are excited to have Creekstone committing to be a long-term partner in our community,” said Nick Hernandez, Arkansas City’s city manager.

State Focus: Arkansas – Easy To Reach, Easy To Grow

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Arkansas offers companies a strong transportation network with intersecting Interstates, rail access and water transportation. In Arkansas, you will find: 1,000 miles of navigable waterways. Interstate 55 links eastern Arkansas to St. GLOBAL NONPROFITS FLOCK TO ARKANSAS.

U.S. Commerce Department Invests $1.25 Million To Upgrade Infrastructure And Support Investment In Arkansas

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million grant to Independence County in Arkansas to upgrade critical infrastructure that will support the expansion of the poultry industry. Million To Upgrade Infrastructure And Support Investment In Arkansas appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Arkansas Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

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A comprehensive list of Arkansas financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities. The post Arkansas Incentives and Workforce Development Guide appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Arkansas Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

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A comprehensive list of Arkansas financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities. Arkansas Incentives and Workforce Development Guide appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Arkansas Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

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A comprehensive list of Arkansas financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities. The post Arkansas Incentives and Workforce Development Guide appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Big River Steel Reveals Big Plans In Arkansas

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Arkansas State Capitol Governor Mike Beebe addresses a Senate Committee of the Whole regarding the Big River Steel Project. ” They represent our State with an outstanding level of professionalism and present Arkansas in the attractive light it deserves.

Liebherr USA Announces New Arkansas Dealership

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The new authorized dealer, Lift Truck Service Center, will be a sales, service, parts, and rental provider of Liebherr equipment to various locations in the Arkansas area. Liebherr USA's construction equipment division is pleased to announce a partnership with Lift Truck Service Center, Inc as part of its dealer network expansion.

Arkansas Expects $1 Billion Pulp Mill Build to Start in March '18

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A $1 billion pulp mill in southwest Arkansas is now in the pre-engineering stage with construction set to begin in March 2018.

Arkansas Expects $2 Billion Pulp Mill Build to Start in March '18

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The Arkadelphia Regional Economic Development Alliance and Area Chamber of Commerce announced the planned $1 billion pulp mill to be located in southwest Arkansas is now in the pre-engineering stage with construction set to begin in March 2018

Last Stretch of Gravel Highway in Arkansas to be Paved

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“Paving these last few miles is highly symbolic for a state which has traditionally had a reputation as hopelessly backward,” said Tom Dillard, an Arkansas historian. Arkansas 220 is a one-lane dirt highway, with a smattering of gravel, through a remote section of the Ozark National Forest.

The first large-scale mass timber residence hall in the U.S. is under construction at the University of Arkansas

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The University of Arkansas’s new 202,027-sf, 708-bed residence hall, dubbed the Stadium Drive Residence Halls, is set to become the first large-scale mass timber residence hall and living learning setting in the country.

BUSINESS REPORT: Arkansas — Dassault Invests $60 Million In Little Rock Expansion

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Arkansas Gov. Dassault Falcon Jet is a cornerstone of Arkansas’s aviation sector, and today’s significant investment will help cement that status for many years to come,” Gov. ARKANSAS FAST FACTS. ARKANSAS LEEDS THE WAY. By Ed Felton. From the May/June 2013 issue.

Johnson Controls, Arkansas State University sign $15 million energy performance contract

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Recent energy legislation enhances Arkansas Energy Performance Contracting program. Johnson Controls and Arkansas State University have signed a $15 million energy performance contract that will dramatically advance the university’s sustainability initiatives.

Tire-Slashing Incident at Arkansas Equipment Dealership

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More than 30 mowers and tractors disabled in what appears to be a personally driven act of vandalism

Non-Lawyers cannot represent corporation in Arkansas arbitration

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Non-Lawyers cannot represent corporation in Arkansas arbitration. The Arkansas Supreme Court has held that non-lawyers cannot represent a corporation in an arbitration proceeding in Arkansas, as that constitutes the practice of law. The trial court refused the injunction, finding that this was an issue for the arbitrator to decide, and the case wound up before Arkansas' highest court.  constructionattorneyblog. Attorneys at Sabo & Zahn. Sabo & Zahn.

$1.1B Steel Plant for Arkansas

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ENR reported today that Big River Steel, LLC plans to build a $1.1B US plant that will convert scrap steel to new steel. Located on the Mississippi River, the plant will employ 525 workers. This is the type of exciting project I wrote about in my previous post. As I stated there, the construction costs are high, but the number of workers isn’t, due to extensive automation. The developers pitch that their average salary for worker will be $75,000 per year.

Sany Names Excavator Dealer in Arkansas

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Van Keppel Company a Sany hydraulic excavator dealer covering central and western Arkansas. Sany has named G.W. Sany has named G.W. November 1, 2012. read more

Transportation and Energy Jobs Lead Region’s 2016 Top Starts

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Expanded geographic coverage area also includes Arkansas, Oklahoma and Mississippi

Sany Names Crane Dealer for Arkansas, S. Illinois

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Van Keppel as its crane dealer for Arkansas and southern Illinois. In 2012, Van Keppel was named a Sany excavator dealer for central and western Arkansas. Van Keppel as its crane dealer for Arkansas and southern Illinois. Sany has named the G.W. Founded by Gerald W. Van Keppel in 1926, the G.W. Van Keppel Company has 15 locations in five states. It is headquartered in Kanas City, Kan. Sany has named the G.W. January 18, 2013

January / February 2018 Issue (Volume 51, Number 1)

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The January / February 2018 Issue features the State of the Year and Deal of the Year winners, an exclusive interview with Arkansas’ governor, plus a look at utilities, automotive, food processing, and aerospace & defense. Read: January / February 2018 Issue (Volume 51, Number 1) at BusinessFacilities.com.

On the Scene: Texas & Louisiana Industry Events for December 2017

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Reports from key industry events across Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma and Texas

$20M Frigitek Facility To Be Built At TexAmericas Center

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Arkansas Capital Investment Corporate Real Estate Daily News Featured Food Processing Louisiana Oklahoma Public-Private Partnerships Texas Business Facilities LiveXchange corporate expansion Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Employment Lionchase Holdings LiveXchange Site Selection TexAmericas CenterThe $20 million cold storage facility at TexAmericas Center is the result of one-on-one meetings at Business Facilities LiveXchange, and will create at least 100 jobs.

On the Scene: Texas & Louisiana Industry Events for April 2018

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Reports from key industry events across Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma and Texas

Crystal Bridges Museum will move Frank Lloyd Wright house from New Jersey to Arkansas [video]

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Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art has announced that it has acquired the Bachman Wilson House, designed in the 1950s by Frank Lloyd Wright, and plans to move it to its facility in Bentonville, Ark. The restored house, which is located in Somerset County, N.J.,

Crystal Bridges Museum will move Frank Lloyd Wright house from New Jersey to Arkansas

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Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art has announced that it has acquired the Bachman Wilson House, designed in the 1950s by Frank Lloyd Wright, and plans to move it to its facility in Bentonville, Ark. The restored house, which is located in Somerset County, N.J.,

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?After Fending Off Nucor, Rival Speeds Work on Arkansas Mill

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?Big River Steel in Osceola, Ark., is speeding up construction after successfully defending against a legal challenge from one of its chief competitors and local neighbor, Nucor. Osceola’s mayor is pleased. Policy

On the Scene: Texas & Louisiana Industry Events for February 2018

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Reports from key industry events across Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma and Texas