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.
Georgia Renewable Power, LLC (GRP) through its subsidiary, North Carolina Renewable Power – Lumberton, LLC, has reopened and repowered the Lumberton Generating Station, a 35 MW coal-fired electrical generation station formerly owned by Cogentrix
Governor Pat McCrory, N.C. Commerce Secretary John E. Skvarla, III, and the Economic Development Partnership of N.C. announced today that Perdue Foods, LLC, will expand its Richmond County production facility and hire an additional 30 workers during the coming three years.
The announcement of Sanderson Farms locating a manufacturing facility in Robeson County is on the Site Selection Group of Dallas, TX ranking of the 20 Most Impactful Projects of 2015. To identify where the mostimpactfulprojects
Keynote Speaker Explains South’s Manufacturing Renaissance. About 100 business, government and community leaders from around southeastern North Carolina gathered last Thursday evening at Whiteville’s Vineland Station for the first-ever annual meeting of The Southeastern Partnership. Included were investors, partners, allies, elected officials and others.
Duke Energy and Sampson Community College today announced a $250,000 investment from the Duke Energy Foundation. “Sampson Community College is grateful for the grant support of $250,000 from Duke Energy to enable our Industrial Systems Technology Program to acquire equipment that will provide state-of-the-art training for our students. The Duke Energy grant funds will be used
Crews plan to break ground Wednesday on undeveloped land in Brunswick County for a facility that marks the start of a new technology park.