Greenheck Group Expanding In Oklahoma

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Providing best-in-class service to our customers is at the heart of what we do and that is rooted in our Midwestern values that drive the culture of the company whether in Wisconsin, Oklahoma or at our other locations.”. Relocating or Expanding Your Business In Oklahoma.

States Are Reviewing Plans for Largest US Wind Project, Revealed in Oklahoma

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Chicago-based wind-generation developer Invenergy and GE Renewable Energy last month made public the construction start in Oklahoma of a 2,000-MW wind farm—set to be the largest in the U.S.

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Oklahoma’s first modular hotel will begin construction next month

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NewcrestImage, a privately owned, Lewisville, Texas-based hotel development, construction, and management firm, plans to build the first hotel in Oklahoma to use modular construction technology. The 142-room AC Hotel Bricktown, in Oklahoma City, will also be NewcrestImage’s first modular hotel.

State Focus: Oklahoma – Oil, Cattle and Much, Much More

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State Focus: Oklahoma – Oil, Cattle and Much, Much More appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Archives Articles By Industry Articles By Location Articles By Topic Data Centers Education Featured Post Location Focus Magazine Magazine Highlights Oklahoma State Focus Transportation Infrastructure U.S. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. The Sooner State is diversifying into a variety of hot growth sectors, including a rapidly expanding hub of data centers.

$6 Million Oklahoma Road Project Halted By Bugs

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federally protected beetle was discovered at a road construction site that has been in the works for at least ten years. District 1 Commissioner Ken Doke said finding the American Burying Beetle is going to delay the project until December or even later

Doosan Adds Heavy Equipment Dealer in Oklahoma

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Doosan added “Bobcat of Elk City” (Oklahoma), to its dealer network as an authorized sales, service, parts and rental provider of Doosan heavy equipment, reports RER. Bobcat of Elk City will distribute Doosan crawler excavators, wheel excavators and wheel loaders throughout western Oklahoma

Keeping Up With Advanced Manufacturing

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WE HAVE LIFTOFF IN OKLAHOMA. Oklahoma is doing a terrific job in helping our manufacturers understand the changing dynamic of the manufacturing industry and how to best embrace it,” said Deby Snodgrass, Oklahoma Secretary of Commerce and Tourism. By Jenny Vickers.

Boeing Oklahoma City Expands Facilities, Business Presence

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Boeing Oklahoma City recently broke ground on a new 290,000-square-foot facility with space for approximately 800 employees. Boeing Oklahoma City Expands Facilities, Business Presence appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Oklahoma to Be Site of Largest Wind Farm in the U.S.

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The Wind Catcher facility is currently under construction in the Oklahoma panhandle and will generate wind electricity from 800 state-of-the-art GE 2.5 GE Renewable Energy and Invenergy have announced plans for a new 2,000-MW facility.

Texas, Oklahoma Cleaning Up As May's Floodwaters Recede

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Texas and Oklahoma were declared disaster areas after record rainfalls in May caused widespread destruction. Infrastructure

Transportation and Energy Jobs Lead Region’s 2016 Top Starts

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Expanded geographic coverage area also includes Arkansas, Oklahoma and Mississippi

Snapshots: 60 Seconds… With Larry Parman, Oklahoma Secretary Of Commerce

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Business is booming in Oklahoma, and the state''s secretary of commerce explains how and why things are only going to get better. Snapshots: 60 Seconds… With Larry Parman, Oklahoma Secretary Of Commerce appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Workforce Training: Engineering A Skilled Workforce

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According to a report from the Oklahoma Educated Workforce Initiative, the state has a 23-point gap between its current workforce and the skilled workforce necessary by 2020. Source: Oklahoma Department of Commerce). By Jenny Vickers From the May/June 2016 Issue. F our U.S.

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Top Utilities: The Power Behind Growth

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The leading utilities are finding innovative ways to seal the deal on new development projects. They’re also ahead of the curve on low-cost efficiency, smart-grid technology and the conversion to renewables. Read Top Utilities: The Power Behind Growth on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

Business Facilities’ 12th Annual Rankings Report: State Rankings

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Alabama California Cover Story Development Indicators Florida Georgia Louisiana Magazine Highlights Nevada North Carolina Oklahoma Pennsylvania Tennessee Texas Utah Virginia 2016 rankings BF-July/August-2016 Business Climate Business Facilities Economic Development Economic Growth Infrastructure rankings Site Selection State Rankings workforce training

Builder helps make geothermal standard in Oklahoma city neighborhoods

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Ideal Homes is delivering geothermal heated and cooled homes at first-time buyer prices, exploding the fast-held belief that only the wealthy can afford high-efficiency technology in their homes. read more. Geothermal

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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Newer structural standards mitigating earthquake impacts in Oklahoma

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Buildings designed within the last 20 years have largely held up well to a spike in the number of earthquakes in recent years in Oklahoma, according to a report in Tulsa World

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.

AEP Will Purchase World's Second Largest Wind Farm

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Utility subsidiaries will own the $4.5-billion project in Oklahoma, just revealed as being built; completion is set for 2020

Oklahoma Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

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For a list of Oklahoma economic development agencies that can help with the site selection process, visit our Online Site Seekers’ Guide. 3911): This incentive was created to attract growth industries and sectors to Oklahoma in the 21st Century. For more information, contact the Oklahoma Department of Commerce. Oklahoma Film Act (68 O.S. §§ 3621-3626): This rebate has a sunset date of July 1, 2024. For more information, contact the Oklahoma Film + Music Office.

ClimateMaster celebrates 300th Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity Home

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Hilti Announces HQ Move From Tulsa, OK To Plano, TX

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Martin Marietta Must Shed Texas-Oklahoma Assets To Buy Rival Texas Industries, Say Feds

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The planned deal would make Martin Marietta the largest U.S. aggregates producer, surpassing Vulcan Materials Co. Business Management

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Build a Hotel in a Week?

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The 142-room AC hotel in downtown Oklahoma City is rising quickly and when the job is complete, they mean finished

Location Spotlight Of The Week: Joplin Regional Partnership

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Joplin Regional Partnership, representing seven counties in SW Missouri, SE Kansas and NE Oklahoma, works to ensure the success of business locations. All Location Spotlights Featured Kansas Missouri Oklahoma BF-Microsites Joplin kansas Location Spotlight missouriThe region has a quality labor force, available buildings and sites and an efficient transportation network. Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

Location Spotlight Of The Week: Joplin Regional Partnership

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Joplin Regional Partnership, representing seven counties in SW Missouri, SE Kansas and NE Oklahoma, works to ensure the success of business locations. Articles By Location Featured Post Kansas Missouri Oklahoma U.S. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

ABC Oklahoma Member Mullin to Deliver Weekly GOP Radio Address

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Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) today announced that Markwayne Mullin, owner of Mullin Plumbing and a member of the ABC Oklahoma Chapter, has been selected by House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) to deliver the weekly Republican radio address on Saturday, Oct.

For Inhofe, Senate Panel's New Chairman, Transportation Bill Tops the Agenda

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Oklahoma Republican expected to move quickly on new authorization measure. Policy

Oklahoma, Texas Suggest Frack-water Disposal Link to Earthquakes

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Two oil and gas stronghold states, alarmed by recent seismic activity spikes, are stepping up scrutiny of fracking operations. Infrastructure

May / June 2016 Issue (Volume 49, Number 3)

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Sooner is Better in Oklahoma | Oklahoma is staying ahead of the curve on the critical priorities for economic development. Business Facilities May / June 2016. Snapshots | 60 Seconds … with Craig Spohn, Executive Director/President, Cyber Innovation Center, Bossier City, LA.

Sustainability is key at Guthrie Green

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The Guthrie Green park and arts complex in Tulsa, Oklahoma is using innovative geothermal systems for heating and cooling. read more. Geothermal

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Why Choose the Joplin Region?

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Kansas Location Videos Missouri Oklahoma Videos Featured Video videosThe power of the Joplin Region lies in the highly effective workforce coupled with an array of location options.

IMT Adds 2 Dealers to Distribution Network

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Industrial Truck Equipment (ITE), located in Oklahoma City, Okla., ITE serves IMT customers in Central and Western Oklahoma. Iowa Mold Tooling Co. IMT), added two dealers to its North American distributor network.

ClimateMaster celebrates Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity homes built with geothermal

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The geothermal homes built feature a two-ton geothermal heat pump system from ClimateMaster fed by a single 400-ft. deep borehole. read more. Geothermal

Linde Process Plants Invests In Expansion At Port Of Catoosa

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Archives Articles By Industry Articles By Location Articles By Topic Daily News Featured Post Manufacturing Oklahoma Online Features Transportation Infrastructure U.S. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Texas & Louisiana City Scoop: Construction Starts in Oklahoma City

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Dodge offers data on 2017 construction starts in the greater Oklahoma City area