As part of its ongoing infrastructure investment plan, North Carolina Ports has completed the expansion project of its turning basin at the Port of Wilmington. The expansion allows the port to accommodate post-Panamax vessels with a length of 1,150 feet (350.52 meters) and a breadth of 158 feet (48.16 meters).
A new wastewater treatment plant in Hoke County is expected to generate cost savings to local residents while also boosting the business recruitment potential of the county and the Southeastern Region.
A double-stacked freight train with non-stop overnight service coming in the fall will give Wilmington something it doesn't have now: an intermodal connection between the Port of Wilmington and Charlotte.
Distribution Services Provider to Consumer Foods Industry Will Invest $21.6 Million in Expanded Operations.
Another Latin America container service is coming to the Port of Wilmington, according to an announcement this week.
Eleven site selection consultants and commercial real estate brokers joined county, regional and state leaders for a familiarization tour of the I-73/74 Micro Region earlier this month. The three-day “FAM tour,” which highlighted Anson, Montgomery, Moore, Richmond and Scotland counties, followed closely on the heels of a similar event organized last fall in the Greater Wilmington micro region.
The president of the Fayetteville Cumberland County Economic Development Corp. said Wednesday that the major CSX rail hub project that has drawn criticism farther up Interstate 95 would be beneficial to the county.
As an economic development organization representing 16 counties in southeastern North Carolina, The Southeastern Partnership is committed to building infrastructure and job-creation capacity for our region. As such, we are confirming our full support for the CSX Transportation’s Central Carolina Connector (CCX) intermodal terminal.
The Southeast Regional Industrial Park, a 160-acre property three miles west of Whiteville, now holds the distinction of being “triple” certified as a destination for consumer foods and beverage makers. In late 2015,
In less than a month, North Carolinians will cast their votes on whether or not the state should invest in its future. Connect NC seeks to upgrade water and wastewater infrastructure, improve state parks, modernize National Guard outposts and agricultural research facilities, and construct and renovate instructional buildings at our colleges and universities.