Friday, May 18, 2018

Resistacap Energy Products will move its headquarters from Huntsville

Article Title: Resistacap Energy Products will move its headquarters from Huntsville


Article Snip: "...Custom battery-maker Resistacap Energy Products will move its headquarters from Huntsville, Ala., to its existing facility near Westchase, the company and the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corp. said Thursday..."


Article Source: www.tampabay.com
Resistacap Energy Products, Custom Battery Maker, Employment,

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Kay Ivey still outraising challengers in Alabama governor's race

Article Title: Kay Ivey still outraising challengers in Alabama governor's race


Article Snip: "...Ivey and Battle reported by far the largest amounts of cash on hand for the home stretch to the June 5 primary. Ivey reported $1.3 million and Battle reported $739,000..."


Article Source: www.al.com
Alabama Electronic Fair Campaign Practices Act (FCPA) Reporting System,

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Ceremony marks opening of Alabama computer forensics lab

Article Title: Ceremony marks opening of Alabama computer forensics lab


Article Snip: "... The FBI and local leaders held a ceremony Wednesday to mark the opening of the Tennessee Valley Regional Computer Forensics Laboratory...specializing in training and the analysis of digital evidence..."


Article Source: www.waaytv.com
Tennessee Valley Regional Computer Forensics Laboratory, Redstone Arsenal,

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Alabama won't be home to Army's new Futures Command

Article Title: Alabama won't be home to Army's new Futures Command


Article Snip: "...Huntsville won't be home to the Army's new Futures Command, the Associated Press reported today. The Army said it is considering 15 other cities including Atlanta, but Huntsville was not on the list..."


Article Source: www.al.com
Army Futures Command,

Monday, March 26, 2018

Huntsville likely epicenter for Army Futures Command announcement

Article Title: Huntsville likely epicenter for Army Futures Command announcement


Article Snip: "... At this year’s symposium, many Army insiders are expecting the Secretary to announce more details about an Army Futures Command. “So, part of that is how do we look at a different organizational arrangement?,” Esper explained. “How do we improve the processes, reduce the paperwork? How do we find the right people to lead it?” Back in January, WAAY 31 asked Dr. Esper about the Futures Command. “It's a different way of modernizing the force..."


Article Source: www.waaytv.com
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Sunday, March 25, 2018

Census shows Huntsville metro still growing rapidly, now state's No. 2

Article Title: Census shows Huntsville metro still growing rapidly, now state's No. 2


Article Snip: "...The two counties combine to make up the official Huntsville metropolitan area of nearly 455,458 people. Huntsville metro passed Mobile in 2010 to become the second-largest metro in Alabama. Huntsville metro continues to be the only one of the four large metros in Alabama growing rapidly..."


Article Source: www.al.com
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Thursday, February 22, 2018

City council approves borrowing $131 million for improvement projects, Toyota-Mazda incentives

Article Title: City council approves borrowing $131 million for improvement projects, Toyota-Mazda incentives


Article Snip: "...The Huntsville City Council approved the borrowing of $131 million for public improvement projects and incentives for the Toyota-Mazda Project. The vote came during a special-called council meeting Wednesday afternoon..."


Article Source: whnt.com
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Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Article Title: FBI growth in Huntsville will be 'a bonanza,' Sen. Richard Shelby says


Article Snip: "...Shelby addressed about 900 community and business leaders at the Von Braun Center at a Huntsville-Madison County Chamber of Commerce breakfast and talked of about 1,500 FBI jobs that he expects will eventually be located at Redstone Arsenal..."


Article Source: www.al.com
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Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Remington files for bankruptcy amid declining gun sales

Article Title: Remington files for bankruptcy amid declining gun sales


Article Snip: "...The company's fortunes took a hit after the election of Donald Trump," Bloomberg wrote, "because Hillary Clinton's defeat erased fears among gun enthusiasts about losing access to weapons. Sales plummeted, and retailers stopped reordering as they found themselves stuffed with unsold inventory." The numbers have indeed dropped, as indicated by FBI firearm background checks..."


Article Source: www.chicagotribune.com
Remington,

Saturday, February 10, 2018

Talk of possible Remington bankruptcy doesn’t shake Huntsville Mayor, Chamber CEO

Article Title: Talk of possible Remington bankruptcy doesn’t shake Huntsville Mayor, Chamber CEO


Article Snip: "..."They have honored their commitment to us and what they've moved here as far as ramping up that facility," said Cherry. "And we see there's a great long-term, the long term looks very good for that relationship..."


Article Source: whnt.com


Sunday, February 4, 2018

Boeing announces $6.5 B contract extension for missile defense program in Huntsville

Article Title: Boeing announces $6.5 B contract extension for missile defense program in Huntsville


Article Snip: "...The DSC contract modification period of performance is six years; January 2018, through December 2023. The undefinitized modification will be performed by an industry team consisting of The Boeing Co.; Orbital ATK; Northrop Grumman Systems Corp.; and Raytheon Co..."


Article Source: whnt.com
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Toyota's agreement with Huntsville requires no jobs, only 10 years operation

Article Title: Toyota's agreement with Huntsville requires no jobs, only 10 years operation


Article Snip: "...agreement between Huntsville and Toyota Motor North America Inc., however, includes no requirement on the number of jobs to be created. It requires a $1.4 billion investment, and contemplates a start in production that could be pushed back as far as Nov. 1, 2024..."


Article Source: www.decaturdaily.com
Where is your tax money going?, Toyota, Negotiators for Huntsville Economic Agreements, Examples of Poor Contract Negotiations, Employment,