State Focus – Utah: Consistently Excellent

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If you’re looking for consistent excellence, Utah is a sure bet. States for Business: Utah claimed the top spot for 2015—again. Utah has maintained its AAA bond rating since the rating agencies began tracking in the 1960s. Diverse industries aside, Utah is convenient to get to.

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Utah: A Steady Climb For The Beehive State

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It looks like 2016 gave Utah a lot to buzz about, with predictions for this year likely to follow suit on a more moderate yet positive scale. Read Utah: A Steady Climb For The Beehive State on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

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Snapshots: 60 Seconds with Val Hale, Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development

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Val Hale, Executive Director, Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development. Business Facilities: Snap Finance recently announced an expansion of its Utah headquarters. Are you expecting significant growth in Utah’s financial services sector this year? all converge on Utah.

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Utah State Engineers Model Fix for Oroville Dam Spillway

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Utah State engineers test concepts in the lab on a small scale before on-site crews in California repair damaged spillway

State of Utah Consolidates Labs, Ups Its CSI Capabilities

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As 2016 comes to a close, Salt Lake City-based general contractor Big-D is putting finishing touches on the final phase of Utah’s new Unified State Laboratory complex in the Salt Lake City suburb of Taylorsville

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Business Facilities’ 11th Annual Rankings Report: Texas, Utah Top Flagship Business, Economic Categories

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Business Facilities’ 11th Annual Rankings Report: Texas, Utah Top Flagship Business, Economic Categories appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Southwest Utah BF-july/august-2015 Business Climate Business Facilities Economic Development Economy rankings Site Selection stateBusiness Facilities (BF) Magazine.

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Food Manufacturer, Aerospace Supplier Expanding In Utah

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Food Manufacturer, Aerospace Supplier Expanding In Utah. Capital Investment Daily News Featured Manufacturing Taxes & Incentives Utah Business Incentives Cache County Economic Development Employment EP Systems Expansion Hurricane Litehouse Logan Site Selection Utah Governor’s Office of Economic DevelopmentLitehouse Inc. will invest $40 million in its manufacturing operations in Hurricane, creating up to 165 jobs. Electronic Power Systems will invest $11.6

Painting the future of education in Utah

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Education is one of the vital cornerstones of our society, providing the foundation young people all across the country need in order to flourish in their professional and personal lives.

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Workfront Opens New Headquarters In Utah

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Workfront Opens New Headquarters In Utah appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Rocky Mountains Utah Blog-Feb-2015 Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development – Utah Trending

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This week’s featured video is from the Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development. The post Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development – Utah Trending appeared first on Business Facilities. Rocky Mountains Utah Videos trending For more information, visit their site. Archives Articles By Location Articles By Topic Daily News Featured Weekly Video Online Features Quality Of Life U.S.

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To resolve Utah's Building Code Identity Crisis, Listen to Mom

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Like a rebellious teenager, Utah is having an identity crisis over building codes. At the same time, HB 285 was introduced in the Utah legislature which would extend the building code adoption cycle to 6 years (down from the recommendation of a 9 year cycle last session).

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Utah Legislature Passes Two Key Construction Funding Bills

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Included in the bills were $100 million to fund infrastructure at the site of the new state prison

Snapshots: 60 Seconds with Van Hale, Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development

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Van Hale, Executive Director, Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development. Business Facilities: Snap Finance recently announced an expansion of its Utah headquarters. Are you expecting significant growth in Utah’s financial services sector this year? all converge on Utah.

Scatec Solar Gets Financing For Solar Plant In Utah

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When operational by the end of 2015, the plant will be Utah''s largest solar energy generation facility. Scatec Solar Gets Financing For Solar Plant In Utah appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

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Packsize International Selects Utah For Global HQ

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Read Packsize International Selects Utah For Global HQ on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Capital Investment Daily News Featured Logistics & Distribution Taxes & Incentives Utah Business Incentives Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Expansion Industrial Internet of Things IoT Packsize International Salt Lake City Site Selection Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development

State Focus: Industry Is Not The Only Thing Buzzing In Utah

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Utah continues to soar to new heights in business, community and quality of life. State Focus: Industry Is Not The Only Thing Buzzing In Utah appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Business Facilities’ 10th Annual Rankings Report: Louisiana, Utah, Texas Tops In Best Business Climate

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Utah, Texas, Tennessee and Indiana rounded out the top five, respectively, in this year’s Best Business Climate ranking. With mega-incentives for big-ticket projects and low business taxes, Utah, BF’ s No. Southwest Utah Workforce Training/Skilled Workforce Awards Business Climate Business Facilities Economic Development FastStart Site Selection

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Manufacturing Is Job One For Indiana, Wisconsin, Michigan

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Advanced Manufacturing California Daily News Development Indicators Economic Development Featured Indiana Louisiana Manufacturing Michigan Office, IT & Call Centers Ohio Press Releases Site Selection Texas Utah Wisconsin Workforce Development 2017 State Rankings Report california Cyber Innovation Center Cyber security Cybersecurity Employment indiana louisiana Maryland michigan ohio Rankings Technology Utah Data Center Virginia wisconsin

Solar carports power Major League Soccer stadium in Utah

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On a clear day at noon in the temperate zone, there’s about a kilowatt – 1000 watts – of energy falling on every square foot of open ground. A free kilowatt, if you could capture it.

Liebherr Expands Dealer Network To Utah and Wyoming

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Adobe Expanding In Utah, Adding Up to 1,260 Jobs

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Read: Adobe Expanding In Utah, Adding Up to 1,260 Jobs. Capital Investment Daily News Featured Office, IT & Call Centers Taxes & Incentives Utah Workforce Development Adobe Business Incentives Employment Expansion GOED Point of the Mountain Site Selection Technology Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development

Utah AGC Members Anticipate Another Solid Year for the State’s Contracting Business

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AGC Utah contractors roll out first phase of a new campaign to entice workers, as major projects in the state move forward

"Virtually indestructible": Utah architect applies new dome concept for safer schools

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A new building design from a Utah architect is designed to contribute to that goal. In the wake of natural disasters and school shooting incidents, many education professionals across the country are looking for better ways to protect children while they learn. read more. Architects Concrete Technology Engineers Education Facility Building Technology Concrete

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'Virtually indestructible': Utah architect applies thin-shell dome concept for safer schools

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A new building approach from Salt Lake City, Utah-based Leland A. The firm is adapting the concrete thinshell structural approach for K-12 schools in Utah, according to a report by KSL. In the wake of natural disasters and school shooting incidents, education professionals across the country are looking for innovative ways to better protect children while they learn. Gray Architects is designed to contribute to that goal.

Aerospace Growth Gets Turbocharged

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Aerospace & Defense Business Clusters/Corridors Featured Florida Industry Focus Louisiana Magazine Highlights New Hampshire New Jersey Utah Advanced Manufacturing Aerospace BF-March/April-2017 Business Incentives Capital Investment Defense Economic Development Employment Expansion Manufacturing Site SelectionThe 2017 outlook finds global aerospace and defense industry revenues expected to surge to two percent growth, driven by higher defense spending.

California Keeps Crown As King Of Solar Power

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Arizona California Daily News Development Indicators Economic Development Energy Energy (Renewable/Alternative/Green) Featured Georgia Massachusetts Nevada New Jersey North Carolina Press Releases Renewable Energy Site Selection Utah Workforce Development 2017 State Rankings Report california Capital Investment Employment Rankings Solar Power

Oil Shale Operation Seeks 15-Mile Corridor Through Utah Wilderness

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Keeping Up With Advanced Manufacturing

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UTAH: ADVANCED COMPOSITES EPICENTER. Utah is at the epicenter of a burgeoning advanced composites industry. In 1996, Hexcel purchased the composites products division of Hercules, placing Hexcel at the epicenter of Utah’s fully developed composites industry supply chain.

Tech Hiring Could Be A Challenge For Second Half Of 2017

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California Featured New York Office, IT & Call Centers Surveys & Research Texas Utah Workforce Development Employment Expansion hiring forecast Hiring Trends infographic IT recruiting Robert Half Site Selection TechnologyNew report shows tech leaders plan to increase hiring, but business expansion is making it harder to hire IT talent. Read: Tech Hiring Could Be A Challenge For Second Half Of 2017.

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Austin, Charlotte, Denver Are Tops In BF’s Growth Chart

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Alabama Colorado Daily News Development Indicators Economic Development Featured Louisiana New Jersey North Carolina Press Releases Site Selection South Carolina Texas Utah Workforce Development 2017 rankings Austin Charleston Charlotte Denver Jersey City metro rankings Mobile Salt Lake City Shreveport TechnologyAustin, TX has been named the top metro for Economic Growth Potential in Business Facilities' 13th Annual Rankings Report.

Sundt Expands Its Utah Presence, Opens a Salt Lake City Office

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Sundt Construction's roots in Utah date back more than 20 years

Utah Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

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For a list of Utah economic development agencies that can help with the site selection process, visit our Online Site Seekers’ Guide. Private Activity Bond: Utah’s tax-exempt bonding authority creating a lower cost, long-term source of capital. Rural Fast Track Program: The Rural Fast Track (RFT) Program is a post-performance grant available to small companies in rural Utah. Significant purchases from Utah vendors or suppliers.

Moody’s Analytics Creates Amazon HQ2 Top 10 List

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It’s the corporate expansion project everyone is paying attention to: 50 cities have stated an interest in landing Amazon’s second headquarters , dubbed HQ2, and it seems everybody has an opinion on where the $5 billion investment and 50,000 jobs belong.

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Zero Home is First in Utah to Receive DOE Challenge Home Status

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“This is a watershed project for green building in Utah and across the country,” said Bryson Garbett of Garbett Homes in a recent press release. LEED Platinum Sungazing Home in Utah.

2016 State Rankings Report: Utah Is Top Job Growth Leader

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Utah is Business Facilities' top-ranked state among Job Growth Leaders in the magazine's 12th Annual Rankings Report. Read 2016 State Rankings Report: Utah Is Top Job Growth Leader on Business Facilities - 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

IM Sports/Entertainment Best Project: University of Utah Ski House

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The University of Utah’s 2017 NCAA skiing champs have a new home