Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Remington gets extension on job quotas for Alabama plant

Article Title: Remington gets extension on meeting job quotas for Alabama plant


Article Snip: "...A prominent firearms manufacturer has received an extension on meeting job quotas for its plant in the Rocket City. The Huntsville City Council is giving Remington Outdoor Co. until 2022...agreed to hire 680 employees by 2017. The company has only hired 450..."


Article Source: www.bizjournals.com
incentives, borrowing for incentives, Job Quotas, Huntsville City Council,

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Huntsville company to break ground on first phase of major Alabama development

Article Title: Huntsville company to break ground on first phase of major Alabama development


Article Snip: "...will begin work on The Camp at MidCity Huntsville located at 5901 University Drive. The first phase of retail development, which encompasses about 220,000 square feet, is expected to open in summer 2019. MidCity Huntsville includes ..."


Article Source: www.bizjournals.com
MidCity (Huntsville), Rascal Flatt’s, Wahlburger’s,

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Huntsville makes top ten in ‘Tech Town’ study

Article Title: Huntsville makes top ten in ‘Tech Town’ study


Article Snip: "...CompTIA, an information technology association and provider of IT certifications, places Huntsville 10th among the nation’s “Tech Towns.” This is based on data on tech job openings, median salaries and cost of living..."


Article Source: www.al.com
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Thursday, September 27, 2018

The Blue Origin BE-4 engine will be manufactured in the Rocket City

Article Title: The BE-4 engine will be manufactured in the Rocket City


Article Snip: "...Blue Origin is expected to announce plans to build a rocket engine plant in Huntsville after landing a contract with the United Launch Alliance. The Blue Origin BE-4 engine will be used to power the new Vulcan rocket..."


Article Source: www.waff.com
Blue Origin, BE-4 rocket engine, Vulcan rocket, United Launch Alliance (ULA), Jeff Bezos,

Friday, September 21, 2018

Auto supplier Mitchell Plastics expanding in Huntsville, Alabama

Article Title:


Article Snip: "...Automotive interior parts supplier Mitchell Plastics Ltd. is expanding its Huntsville, Ala., facility with an estimated 130,000-square-foot addition. The expanded facility will..."


Article Source: www.plasticsnews.com
Mitchell Plastics Ltd.,

Thursday, September 20, 2018

HudsonAlpha holds grand opening for Paul Propst Center in Huntsville

Article Title: HudsonAlpha holds grand opening for Paul Propst Center in Huntsville


Article Snip: "...The HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology officially opened the Paul Propst Center in Huntsville today. The newest addition to the biotech campus is a 105,000-square-foot, two-story building that aims to promote research, education and economic development..."


Article Source: alabamanewscenter.com
Paul Propst Center, HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology, Huntsville Economic Development,

Monday, September 3, 2018

Huntsville homes selling 21 days faster on average compared to one year ago

Article Title: Huntsville homes selling 21 days faster on average compared to one year ago


Article Snip: "...According to ValleyMLS.com , Huntsville-area sales totaled 753 units during July, up 19.5 percent from 630 sales in the same month a year earlier..."


Article Source: www.alabamanewscenter.com
Real Estate, Home sales, Huntsville Home Market,

Sunday, September 2, 2018

Alabama's Pit Bull motorcycle stands sold worldwide

Article Title: Alabama's Pit Bull motorcycle stands sold worldwide


Pit Bull Products Inc.
Pit Bull Products Inc.
Article Snip: "...They were so popular that he started his own company in 1994. Through trade shows, trackside vendor sales and reviews in motorcycle magazines the word began to spread. Huntsville-based Pit Bull Products Inc. now sells 10,000 to 15,000 stands a year to riders in Russia, Japan and Italy — and a lot in Australia..."

Article Source: www.al.com
Pit Bull Products Inc., Motorcycle Stands, Charlie Van Valkenburgh, Self-Made Entrepreneur,

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

SNC Adds Second Aircraft Modifications Complex in Huntsville, AL

Article Title: SNC Adds Second Aircraft Modifications Complex in Huntsville, AL


Article Snip: "...Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) continues to expand its aircraft service capacity in Huntsville, Alabama, breaking ground on a new aircraft modification and logistics support facility at the Huntsville (HSV) International Airport. This will be SNC’s second modifications facility in the area, adding 60,794 square feet of operational space with the ability to house up to seven King Air aircraft at a time, or multiple rotary-wing aircraft. “SNC has a long-standing foothold in Huntsville’s aerospace and defense industry and we are excited to continue expanding our strategic partnerships in the area,” said Tim Owings, executive vice president for SNC’s Integrated Mission Systems (IMS) business..."


Article Source: www.aviationpros.com
aircraft modification and logistics support facility at the Huntsville (HSV) International Airport,

Friday, August 17, 2018

Blue Origin will build BE-4 rocket engine in the Rocket City (Huntsville)

Article Title: Blue Origin will build its rocket engine in Alabama


Article Snip: "...private spaceflight venture Blue Origin announced its plans to manufacture the company’s new rocket engine, the BE-4, at a state-of-the-art facility in Huntsville, Alabama. It’s an interesting move for the company..."


Article Source: www.theverge.com
Rocket Facility, BE-4 rocket engine, Blue Origin,

Thursday, August 9, 2018

HudsonAlpha to bring global researchers to Huntsville

Article Title: HudsonAlpha to bring global researchers to Huntsville


Article Snip: "...HudsonAlpha has announced that leading immunology and genomics researchers will be coming to the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology in Huntsville for the 6th annual Immunogenomics conference..."


Article Source: www.waff.com
HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology, Immunogenomics conference,

Monday, August 6, 2018

Industrial Development Continues at Record Pace in Huntsville, Alabama

Article Title: Industrial Development Continues at Record Pace in Huntsville, Alabama


Article Snip: "...a rapid growth over the past three years of more than 9,000 new jobs created across the city of Huntsville. Some of the largest areas of growth have been observed in companies like Polaris and Remington. Polaris, for example, has brought 2,000 jobs to the Huntsville area alone. Further growth is expected from the newly announced Mazda/Toyota joint venture (MTMUS) facility. The facility is expected to create up to..."


Article Source: markets.businessinsider.com
Industrial Development,