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Georgia-Pacific invests $400 million in Palatka, Fla., mill Atlanta-based Georgia-Pacific selected its Palatka, Fla. mill for a $400 million investment, growing the companys tissue and towel business. The $400 million will cover costs of a paper machine, converting equipment and infrastructure for the Palatka plan
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Georgia Tech lands Boeing manufacturing R&D center Aircraft maker Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) has opened a research center in Atlanta develop advanced manufacturing technologies. The Boeing Manufacturing Development Center (BMDC), located in the new 19,000-square foot Delta Advanced Manufacturing Pilot Facility
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Chevron Phillips Chemical president and CEO to retire, successor named The Woodlands-based Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LLC announced June 27 that President and CEO Peter Cella plans to retire effective Aug. 1. The company named Mark Lashier, currently executive vice president of commercial, as Cellas successor. Several
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Offshore drilling company to cut more jobs Houstons Rowan Companies PLC (NYSE: RDC) plans to cut additional jobs on the Rowan Reliance drillship, which had been under contract with Cobalt International Energy Inc. (NYSE: CIE). In a recent letter to the Texas Workforce Commission, Rowan said it pla
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Bezos' Blue Origin to build rocket engines near ULA plant in Alabama not Florida Amazon.com Inc. founder Jeff Bezos announced today that his spaceflight company, Blue Origin, will build rocket engines in Huntsville, Ala., near where Colorado-based United Launch Alliance makes its rockets. Florida's Space Coast was in the running for t
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Under Armour hires former VF exec as president, COO Baltimore-based sportswear company Under Armour announced that it has named former Greensboro-based VF Corp. executive Patrik Frisk as the company's new president and chief operating officer on July 10. Frisk previously served as CEO of the Aldo Group, a
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Under Armour names new president; Plank to stay on as CEO Under Armour Inc. founder Kevin Plank will step back from his role as president of the company, the sportswear maker announced Tuesday morning, while staying on as CEO and chairman. Patrik Frisk, 54, will become the company's new president and chief opera
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See who the largest craft brewers are in Texas, and how that might change Houston's Karbach could grow from the 10th-largest brewery to the second-largest in the next two years.
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$10B Foxconn plant could bring thousands of jobs to Texas Texas is one of seven states under consideration for a more than $10 billion manufacturing facility for major Apple Inc. supplier Foxconn Technology Group, the CEO of Taiwanese company said last week after the company's annual meeting. Founder and CEO Ter
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Arconic shares drop as it deals with Grenfell Tower fallout Arconic shares dropped 6 percent in trading Tuesday as the company announced it will no longer sell a paneling product that has been linked to a deadly high-rise fire in London earlier this month. A statement late Monday by Arconic (NYSE: ARNC) affirmed t
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