March 26, 2012
March 01, 2012
Since Orville and Wilbur Wright first took flight in North Carolina, the state has been known for aviation. And Charlotte USA is at the heart of this growing cluster. Area firms such as Goodrich Corporation, General Dynamics and Armament Technical Products, Michelin Aircraft Tire Corporation,
January 12, 2012
Niagara Bottling Co. will open a $45 million water-bottling plant. Madrona Specialty Foods will establish a manufacturing and distribution facility. General Mills will establish a research operation focusing on vegetables and oats. Monsanto will open a research and development facility.
January 12, 2012
PreGel AMERICA, a U.S. subsidiary of the global specialty dessert ingredient company PreGel, opened a state-of-the-art facility in Concord, North Carolina in 2008. At the time, Marco Casol, president and CEO, commented that “The popularity of frozen novelties such as gelato in North America is
January 03, 2012
Story from CNBC.com, published 9/19/11
Can an entire city experience something akin to "The Prius Effect?"
That's what organizers of an innovative effort in Charlotte, N.C., are hoping as they begin showing 82,000 workers in the biggest office towers downtown the near real-time tallies of
December 21, 2011
November 22, 2011
When Brazilian-based nonwoven fabrics manufacturer Companhia Providência began searching for the location of its first North American manufacturing facility in 2007, their checklist included all of the items an international advanced manufacturing company typically seeks in a
November 14, 2011
Transportation is a major user of energy and a major contributor to air quality problems. That’s why a meeting next week is important for our region – but more on that in just a bit.
The Energy Information Administration says our nation uses 378 million gallons of gasoline daily. We use
November 01, 2011
Engineers make a world of difference … from new equipment and safer drinking water, to electric cars and faster microchips, engineers use their knowledge to improve people’s lives in meaningful ways. The engineering profession is a vital contributor to the Charlotte Region’s success in the 21st
October 18, 2011
How might the energy industry’s strength of collaborative partnering also result in ongoing challenges for organizational growth and power project success?
One of the essential skills to growing Charlotte, USA -- The New Energy Capital is relationship building. Thankfully, one of our