More Manufacturing Articles

  • Q&A: How 1 US factory owner fought cheap imports

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Much of U.S. manufacturing has been decimated in the past decade by less expensive imports from China, but it didn't necessarily have to be that way, according to a compelling new book by journalist Beth Macy. Macy's book, "Factory Man," tells the story of one manufacturer who...

  • Company to bring new glass plant to Baton Rouge

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Glaz-Tech Industries will make a $4 million investment and create 50 new jobs in Baton Rouge at a new glass manufacturing facility, state and company officials said Friday. The average salary at the plant will be $34,000 per year, plus benefits. "Louisiana continues to...

  • NM aircraft manufacturer lays off workers

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Eclipse Aerospace is blaming market conditions for its decision to lay off a number of workers Friday. A senior vice president with the company, Ed Lundeen, wouldn't say exactly how many workers were affected. But city and state economic development officials say they...

  • Brown extends tax credit to Northrop Grumman

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation that extends a $420 million state tax credit to aerospace giant Northrop Grumman Corp. after approving a similar deal for its competitor, Lockheed Martin Corp. Brown's office announced Friday that he signed SB718 by Sens. Richard...

  • Firm to open manufacturing plant in Smyth County

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Equipment manufacturer Mayville Engineering Company Inc. is planning to invest $10 million at a new facility in Smyth County, creating 160 jobs. Gov. Terry McAuliffe said Friday that the company will expand its Virginia operations with the new facility in the former...



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