Business Facilities’ 2015 State Rankings Report: Nebraska Tops Employment Leaders Field

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Nebraska edged North Dakota for Business Facilities’ Employment Leaders crown in BF’s 11th annual State Rankings Report. Business Facilities’ 2015 State Rankings Report: Nebraska Tops Employment Leaders Field appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Articles By Location California Connecticut Daily News Featured Post Nebraska North Dakota Online Features U.S. - Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Novozymes To Invest $36M In Nebraska Biofuels Plant

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Novozymes To Invest $36M In Nebraska Biofuels Plant. Advanced Manufacturing Capital Investment Daily News Energy (Renewable/Alternative/Green) Featured Nebraska Biofuels Economic Development Expansion Greater Omaha Economic Development Partnership Nebraska Department of Economic Development Novozymes Omaha Public Power District Site Selection

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Lincoln Partnership for Economic Development | Lincoln, Nebraska

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Read Lincoln Partnership for Economic Development | Lincoln, Nebraska on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Featured Listings NebraskaThe Lincoln Partnership for Economic Development is a public/private collaboration charged with fulfilling Lincoln’s economic development goals upholding the idea that job growth and business expansion are critical components of a vibrant and thriving economy.

Revit OpEd: 2012 Central States Revit Workshop - Omaha, Nebraska

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2012 Central States Revit Workshop - Omaha, Nebraska. If you are within driving distance of Omaha, Nebraska hopefully youve heard about the Central States Revit Workshop? Revit OpEd.

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Business Facilities’ 12th Annual Rankings Report: Metro Rankings

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Cover Story Development Indicators Iowa Kansas Louisiana Magazine Highlights Missouri Nebraska New York Oklahoma Tennessee Texas 2016 rankings BF-July/August-2016 Business Facilities Economic Development Featured Content metro rankings Site SelectionBF’s 12TH ANNUAL RANKINGS report is our most comprehensive analysis to date of the locations that are leading the pack in the most important benchmarks for sustainable growth in the 21st century. Part Two: Metro Rankings.

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Facebook Chooses Silicon Prairie

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Capital Investment Daily News Data Centers Featured Nebraska Taxes & Incentives Employment Expansion Facebook nebraska Nebraska Department of Economic Development Omaha Public Power District Sarpy County Silicon Prairie Site Selection TechnologyThe social media giant is building a 970,000-square-foot data center campus in Papillion, NE, scheduled to be online in 2020.

Silicon Prairie

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The tech-startup activity is so brisk in Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas and Missouri that there’s an online newsletter devoted to covering the new startups in the region. Plains blog-Feb-2016 Economic Development high-tech kansas missouri nebraska tech startups technology cluster Utah

Broken Bow II Wind Farm Dedicated As Nebraska’s Newest Clean Energy Project

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Broken Bow II Wind Farm Dedicated As Nebraska’s Newest Clean Energy Project appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Archives Articles By Industry Articles By Location Articles By Topic Daily News Energy (Renewable/Alternative/Green) Featured Post Nebraska Online Features U.S. Plains Wind Power Blog-Dec-2014 Broken Bow II Custer Economic Development Corporation Nebraska Public Power District Sempra U.S. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Feature Story: 2015 Economic Development Awards

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Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Locations across the nation are rapidly applying the best practices needed to meet the requirements of new and expanding 21st century businesses.

Food Processing: Generating Growth for Good Eats

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Preferred Popcorn is based in Nebraska and purchased a local company here and they primarily sell bulk corn to overseas destinations. Preferred often brings popcorn here from Nebraska via the railroad. By the BF Staff From the January/February 2016 Issue.

Industry Focus: Advanced Manufacturing – Manufacturing High-Tech Growth

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Archives Articles By Industry Articles By Location Articles By Topic Canada Colorado Indiana Industry Focus International Iowa Kansas Louisiana Magazine Manufacturing Maryland Mississippi Missouri Nebraska U.S. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. In terms of its contribution to GDP, the advanced manufacturing sector punches well above its weight, producing $2.7 trillion in value-added economic activity.

Syngenta Expands Seed Production Facility In Phillips, NE

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Syngenta celebrates investment in Nebraska economy with $63 million expansion at its Phillips, NE, seed production facility. Archives Articles By Location Articles By Topic Business Clusters/Corridors Daily News Featured Post Food Processing Nebraska Online Features U.S.

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One-Man Lawn Care Franchise Brings Clean, Renewable Energy to Nebraska

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The Clean Air Lawn Care franchisee runs a lawn care business reliant on sustainable equipment and organic fertilizer products

Communities Get Environmental, Economic Development Help From EPA

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Arizona California Colorado Connecticut Daily News Economic Development Featured Florida Louisiana Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Nebraska New Mexico New York Ohio Oregon Public-Private Partnerships Quality Of Life Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Taxes & Incentives Texas Washington Building Blocks for Sustainable Communities clean air clean water economic opportunity Employment Environmental Protection Agency EPA Site Selection smart growth

Mortenson Construction Begins Construction on the Largest Wind Farm in Nebraska

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Mortenson Construction has begun construction on the Grande Prairie Wind Project located in Holt County, Nebraska. Owned by BHE Renewables, a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Energy, the 400 megawatt project will be the largest wind energy project in the state’s history.

Business Report: Nebraska Receives Infusion Of Small Business Funding

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Business Report: Nebraska Receives Infusion Of Small Business Funding appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Archives Articles By Industry Articles By Location Articles By Topic Business Report Featured Post Incentives Magazine Magazine Highlights Nebraska U.S.

Keystone XL Gets Green Light from Trump Administration

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The State Department has approved the construction of the cross-border Keystone XL pipeline, but developer TransCanada still must win approval from Nebraska

FEATURE STORY: 2013 Economic Development Awards

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The overall BR&E program brings together representatives of the City, the County, Lincoln Electric System, Black Hills Energy and the State of Nebraska. Prototypes now are being used at the University of Nebraska’s athletic department. By Business Facilities Staff.

March / April 2016 Issue (Volume 49, Number 2)

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Business Report – Nebraska: Expanding Horizons | The State’s Economic Development Dept. Business Facilities March / April 2016. Snapshots | 60 Seconds … with Dennis Davin, Secretary, Pennsylvania Dept. of Community & Economic Development.

Worldlawn Expanding Nebraska Operation

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Manufacturer of Worldlawn and Encore power equipment occupying vacated Husqvarna building in Beatrice, NE, as means to support diversification and expansion

Cover Story: New Energy Powers Growth

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States poised for major growth in wind energy in coming years include Iowa, Kansas, Texas, Nebraska, North Dakota and Michigan. According to the NREL, Nebraska has the potential to build 7,800 MW of wind power by the year 2030—developments that could bring tens of thousands of new jobs.

Nebraska Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

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

Nebraska Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

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

Nebraska Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

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

Rare Earth Metal Boom in Nebraska?

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The article linked below, in the Washington Times, highlights the emerging boom related to a rare earth metals find in a small town in Nebraska. Rare Earth Metals in Nebraska James L. Welcome to the Collaborative Revolution! As readers may recall, from the seabed article on rare earth metals post a few weeks ago the Chinese have us by the short hairs when it comes to rare earth metals. The U.S.

Industry Focus: Logistics – Winding Roads

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Archives Articles By Industry Articles By Location Articles By Topic Featured Post Foreign Direct Investment Indiana Industry Focus Logistics And Distribution Magazine Magazine Highlights Manufacturing Missouri Nebraska Ohio Ports And Free Trade Zones Transportation Infrastructure U.S. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Logistics industry professionals must sometimes resolve issues C through Z to efficiently get from point A to B and hold costs down for the trillion-dollar U.S.

Fidelity Announces $20 Million Data Center in Greater Omaha

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location as key factors in its decision to locate in Nebraska, as well as the array of available incentives. Dave Heineman, the Nebraska Unicameral, Nebraska Department of Economic Development, Nebraska Department of Revenue, and City of Papillion and Sarpy County officials.

Exmark Receives Nebraska Worker Training Program Grants

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State invests more than $22,000 in training for Exmark employees; money will help offset costs of Lean Enterprise training for engineering and manufacturing leadership

Construction Jobs Increased in 36 States for August 2014

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Trimble Establishes SITECH Dealers in Mexico, Nebraska

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Trimble has established SITECH Technology Dealers in Mexico and the state of Nebraska. Additionally, SITECH Mid-Plains has been established in the state of Nebraska, except the county of Dakota, and including the county of Pottawattamie in Iowa

Accelerate Live! talk: The data-driven future for AEC, Nathan Miller, Proving Ground

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Hailing from the great state of Nebraska, Nathan Miller has no formal training or education in computer coding—but don’t let that fool you. . . We call him the " other Oracle of Omaha.”

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Omaha, NE To Become One Of The Fastest Broadband Cities In America

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Downtown Omaha, Nebraska viewed from Hampton Inn at night. Archives Articles By Industry Articles By Location Articles By Topic Back Office, IT, And Call Centers Daily News Featured Post Incentives Nebraska Online Features U.S. Posted by Heidi Schwartz.

New Report Reveals The 10 U.S. Areas Facing The Highest Climate-Related Risk Of Water Shortages

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Joining the metro areas on the list are the breadbasket regions of Nebraska, Illinois and Minnesota, which produce almost 40 percent of the nation’s corn, a key ingredient in many of our foods and an essential feed source for livestock. Agricultural belt: Nebraska.

Nebraska Judge Blocks Keystone Construction

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Lancaster County (Neb.) District Judge Stephanie F. Stacy overturned the law that allowed Gov. Dave Heineman to approve construction of the Keystone XL pipeline through the state, according to The Washington Post

SPORTS FACILITY GIANTS: New and renovated college sports venues - designed to serve students and the community

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Th e University of Nebraska Omaha’s hockey program has experienced modest success since its establishment in 1997, but last year marked the Crimson and Black’s first brush with the elite. The Mavericks reached the 2015 NCAA Frozen Four, the semifinal round of the NCAA Men’s Division I Ice Hockey Tournament

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Holder, OSHA Protect Nebraska Construction Workers

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Holder Construction Group LLC and the U.S. Department of Labor''s Occupational Safety and Health Administration have established a strategic partnership to protect and educate workers on construction hazards during the building of the Oasis Data Center Project in Omaha.

Univ. of Nebraska-Omaha fire could prompt building code changes

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A dormitory fire at the University of Nebraska at Omaha that displaced with 42 students (but caused no injuries) could trigger local building code changes.