Kansas City Launches “Smart City” Initiative

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Kansas City has launched its smart city initiative in collaboration with Cisco, Sprint and Think Big Partners to make it a leading technology, innovation and entrepreneurial community. Credit: Kansas City Area Development Council – KCADC).

Local Firm Wants to Finance, Design, Build Kansas City Airport Terminal

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A Kansas City-based engineering firm is proposing to finance, design and build a new $2.5-billion single terminal for the Missouri city’s airport, a project long sought by airport officials

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Business Report: Kansas – Logistics Park Kansas City Grows in Edgerton

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Business Report: Kansas – Logistics Park Kansas City Grows in Edgerton appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Archives Articles By Location Articles By Topic Business Report Featured Post Incentives Kansas Magazine Magazine Highlights Manufacturing U.S. Plains BF-Jan/Feb-2015 Edgerton Global Cities Initiative Logistics Park Kansas City LPKC Overland Park Pleasanton Wichita Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Automotive Software Company Picks Kansas City For Corporate HQ

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AutoAlert will bring 200 new jobs to the city, which was selected for its revitalized and growing downtown area, access to tech talent, and convenient transportation options. Read Automotive Software Company Picks Kansas City For Corporate HQ on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

Kansas: GM Expands at Fairfax Facility in Kansas City

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Read Kansas: GM Expands at Fairfax Facility in Kansas City on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Advanced Manufacturing Automotive Business Clusters/Corridors Business Report Featured Foreign Direct Investment Kansas Magazine Highlights BF-Jan/Feb-2017 Capital Investment Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Economic Development Employment Expansion Kansas City Kansas Department of Commerce Manufacturing Site Selection Wichita

Project Runways: Airport Ambitions In Dallas and Kansas City

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One airport looks to new contracting styles; the other just needs a new terminal

National Auto Supplier Selects Kansas City, KS For Manufacturing Operation

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National Auto Supplier Selects Kansas City, KS For Manufacturing Operation appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Plains Blog-June-2015 Kansas City Area Development Council KC SmartPort RiversideBusiness Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Liebherr USA Opens New Equipment Source Retail Store in Kansas City, MO

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The grand opening of the new Liebherr Equipment Source (LES) store is set for April 2, 2017, located at 707 Mulberry Street, Kansas City, MO. The new location is the first one in the state of Missouri and supports the Construction Equipment Division‘s goals to strengthen its customer support and equipment distribution across the United States.

Business Report: Missouri – E-Commerce Fulfillment Center Set For Kansas City

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Business Report: Missouri – E-Commerce Fulfillment Center Set For Kansas City appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Plains Workforce Training/Skilled Workforce BF-Jan/Feb-2015 Joplin Regional Partnership Kansas City Missouri Department of Economic Development ReallyGoodStuff.com Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. ReallyGoodStuff.com will invest $3.4 million in its new facility, which will serve as a hub for online orders of school supplies.

Contractors Square Off in Battle for Kansas City Airport Upgrade

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After technical proposals are submitted later this month, a separate set of financial proposals is due August 10

Logistics Leaders

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Business Clusters/Corridors California Capital Investment Cover Story Featured Illinois Kansas Kentucky Logistics & Distribution Magazine Highlights Ports & Free Trade Zones Rhode Island Taxes & Incentives Transportation & Infrastructure BF-May/June-2017 CenterPoint Intermodal Center Economic Development Inland Empire Logistics Park Kansas City Long Beach Louisville Port of Los Angeles Quonset Business Park Site Selection

DST Creating More Than 400 Jobs In Missouri

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The global technology company is expanding its Kansas City, MO operations, and plans to create 415 new jobs. Business Clusters/Corridors Daily News Featured Missouri Office, IT & Call Centers Workforce Development Corporate Real Estate (CRE) DST Economic Development Employment Expansion Missouri Department of Economic Development Site Selection Technology University of Missouri-Kansas City

Midwest City Scoop: Construction Starts in Kansas City

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Overall Spending Expected to Fall Slightly as Non- Residential Activity Weakens

Kansas: Amazon Picks Kansas City for Fulfillment Center

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A mazon.com recently announced it will open a new fulfillment center in Kansas City, KS. In addition to the new fulfillment center in Wyandotte County and the upcoming facility in Edgerton, Amazon has existing Kansas facilities in Lenexa. KANSAS DOC AWARDS ED GRANT.

Flexsteel Opening Distribution Facility In Edgerton, KS

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Flexsteel will locate its new facility in Logistics Park Kansas City (LPKC), a 1,500-acre master-planned distribution and warehouse development anchored by BNSF Railway’s newest intermodal facility. Plains Blog-Dec-2014 Edgerton Logistics Park Kansas City LPKC

Seven Finalist Cities Chosen For Smart City Challenge

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Seven finalist cities have been chosen for the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) Smart City Challenge. The level of excitement and energy the Smart City Challenge has created around the country far exceeded our expectations,” said U.S.

Kubota Tractor To Open New Distribution Center In Edgerton, KS

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Archives Articles By Location Articles By Topic Automotive Daily News Featured Post Kansas Logistics And Distribution Online Features U.S. Plains Blog-Dec-2014 Edgerton Kansas City Area Development Council Kubota Logistics Park Kansas City

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Screw Loose: Building the World's Tallest Waterslide

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Check out these photos of Verruckt, the world’s tallest water slide, under construction in the Schlitterbahn water park in Kansas City. Then take a virtual ride. Beware–this is not for the faint of heart!

Grundfos Charitable Walk raises more than $35K; $230K over four years

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Grundfos held its fifth annual Walk for Water charitable benefit in Kansas City, Mo, and Aurora, IL. read more. Management

Veterinary Pharmaceutical Company Chooses Missouri

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Virbac Corporation will consolidate its distribution operations in a facility at Kansas City's Hunt Midwest SubTropolis to tap into the benefits provided by the KC Animal Health Corridor. Read Veterinary Pharmaceutical Company Chooses Missouri on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

Kubota Tractor To Open New Distribution Center In Edgerton, KS

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Archives Articles By Location Articles By Topic Automotive Daily News Featured Post Kansas Logistics And Distribution Online Features U.S. Plains Blog-Dec-2014 Edgerton Kansas City Area Development Council Kubota Logistics Park Kansas City

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Hardware Maker To Open New Distribution Facility In Kansas

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Spectrum Brands HHI will employ 315 workers at its new 927,112-square-foot facility at Logistics Park Kansas City. . Read Hardware Maker To Open New Distribution Facility In Kansas on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

JE Dunn Selected as ENR Midwest's 2017 Contractor of the Year

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In addition to featuring the top-ranked general contractors of the year based on 2016 revenue, the July issue of ENR Midwest will also profile Kansas City's JE Dunn Construction as the 2017 ENR Midwest Contractor of the Year

Low and Slow: Learning a Thing or Two in Kansas City

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At their headquarters in Kansas City, staff members of the American Public Works Association greeted ENR’s reporters Aileen Cho and Dan McNichol.

CVS Bringing 360 New Jobs To Missouri

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The national retail pharmacy selected Kansas City, MO for its new 762,000-square-foot distribution center based on the local workforce and centralized location. Daily News Featured Logistics & Distribution Missouri CVS Pharmacy Distribution Center Economic Development Employment Expansion Kansas City Area Development Council Missouri Department of Economic Development Site Selection

Low and Slow: One Day in Kansas City

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Crossing the Mississippi River into Missouri was significant for Mrs. Martin and her crew. Infrastructure

Employment Screening Company Moving To Missouri

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is moving its headquarters to Kansas City, MO. We look forward to further investing in our local presence in Kansas City,” said Christopher Tarpey, General Manager of Alere eScreen. “In eScreen, Inc., a subsidiary of Alere Inc.,

Hustler Mower Maker Expanding Operation into Kansas City

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Excel Industries to open facility at Logistics Park Kansas City

New Resource Announced For Cities Seeking Innovation And Economic Revitalization

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Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan and White House Intergovernmental Affairs Director David Agnew will announce the launch of the National Resource Network (NRN), a pilot program designed to serve as a “311 for Cities.” Posted by Heidi Schwartz.

McCarthy Opens Kansas City Office

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billion of construction underway in the metropolitan Kansas City area and surrounding region, McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. has announced the opening of a new Kansas City office to enhance services for clients and partners on the western side of Missouri and in Kansas. "My My first project with McCarthy 27 years ago was in Kansas City, and I''ve always wanted to go back," said McCarthy Central Division President Scott Wittkop. "We

JE Dunn Construction Deepens Its Roots as a Community Builder

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Army Quartermaster’s Depot on Independence Avenue in Kansas City, Mo In 1943, at the height of World War II, JE Dunn Construction had just earned what Steve Dunn, grandson of founder John Ernest Dunn, describes as “a decent profit” building the U.S.

Aviation Maintenance Provider Plans To Create More Than 500 New Jobs In Kansas City

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Everett, WA-based Aviation Technical Services (ATS) announced the company plans to open a new facility at the KCI Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul Base at Kansas City International Airport in Kansas City, MO. Posted by Heidi Schwartz .

A new app brings precision to designing a building for higher performance

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On March 28, a Kansas City-based startup company called PlanIt Impact launched a web application that allows users to determine the environmental and economic impact of a new or renovated building during the design process

Kansas City, MO Assembly Plant Preps To Launch All-New Ford Transit

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Ford began welcoming nearly 1,000 new employees at its Kansas City Assembly Plant to prepare for the launch of the all-new Ford Transit that goes on sale in the U.S. The new jobs also make Ford the top auto employer in Kansas City.

Advanced laser scanning technology supports data collection and modeling efforts for Missouri’s Iatan 1 Power Plant

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When the power division of Black & Veatch needed to perform field measurement and modeling of the complex Iatan 1 Power Plant, located near Platte City, Missouri, they engaged Structural Modeling & Analysis (SMA), a Kansas City-based firm specializing in structural engineering design and analysis as well as laser scanning and modeling.

BUSINESS REPORT: Missouri – Ford Invests $1.1 Billion In Kansas City Truck Plant Expansion

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On May 02-2013, Ford Motor Company announced it would add a third crew and more than 2,000 jobs at the Kansas City Assembly Plant which builds the F-150. The Kansas City Assembly Plant produces the Ford F-150 Regular, Super and Crew Cab and will produce the Ford Transit.

PHCC Educational Foundation supports SkillsUSA Competition

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Twelve top plumbing and HVACR students have received honors in the plumbing and HVACR competitions of the annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Contest, held recently in Kansas City, Mo.