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New Jobs Coming to Pikeville

July 27, 2017

1,000 new jobs headed to Bledsoe County.


On Monday, Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe and Textile Corporation of America Inc. officials announced the company will locate its headquarters and manufacturing facility in Pikeville.Textile Corporation of America will invest approximately $27.1 million and create 1,000 new jobs in Bledsoe County, representing the largest private investment in Bledsoe County’s history…

Read more at: http://www.wrcbtv.com/story/35957399/update-pikeville-mayor-thrilled-about-new-jobs-coming-to-city

 

Tennessee Business Expansions On Rise Across State

May 22, 2017

In 2016, Tennessee was named State of the Year for Economic Development by Southern Business & Development Magazine based on project totals and the variety of industries that invested in the state and created jobs. To a great extent, Bradley and Polk Counties have benefited from that investment…..

Read more at: http://www.chattanoogan.com/2017/5/22/348498/Tennessee-Business-Expansions-On-Rise.aspx

Nokian Tyres announces new facility in Dayton, creates 400 jobs

May 3, 2017

Nokian Tyres will create at least 400 new jobs and invest $360 million in the facility, which represents the largest foreign direct investment in Rhea County’s history.

Read more at: http://www.rheaheraldnews.com/news/article_6bff9fb4-3009-11e7-835b-0392d0b6c531.html

 

Lodge Manufacturing constructs biggest building in Marion County 

February 5, 2017

Lodge Manufacturing is in the midst of a $90 million expansion of its South Pittsburg foundry where all of its products are forged and packaged. The foundry expansion is scheduled to be completed this fall.

Read More at: http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/business/aroundregion/story/2017/feb/05/lodge-adds-biggest-building-maricounty/410946/