TURBINE REPAIR COMPANY MOVENTAS INCREASING LOCAL PRESENCE IN BIG SPRING
October 9, 2017 - Turbine repair company Moventas increasing local presence in Big Spring. To read full article click here.
THE MIDLAND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION (MDC) APPROVED AN AGREEMENT WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT THE PERMIAN BASIN (UTPB)
October 2, 2017 - The Midland Development Corporation (MDC) approved an agreement with The University of Texas at the Permian Basin (UTPB) for the construction of a new engineering building and for the establishment and management of an incubator and makerspace to be located at the Center for Energy & Economic Development (CEED) building....
INC. MAGAZINE TO FEATURE AMARILLO IN NEW CAMPAIGN
May 25, 2017 - The Amarillo Economic Development Corporation and six additional community partners have announced their partnership with Inc. Magazine. To read more click here.
TSTC ONE STEP CLOSER TO NEW $18 MILLION ABILENE CAMPUS
April 7, 2017 - Texas State Technical College is now one step closer to building a new $18 million campus in Abilene. To continue to the full article click here.
MIDLAND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION HELPS FUND UTPB ENGINEERING BUILDING
April 7, 2017 - The Midland Development Corporation approved funding for the University of Texas of the Permian Basin’s new College of Engineering building. To read the full article click here.
CONSIDER THIS: LEDA INVESTMENT IN WORKFORCE MAKES SENSE
April 7, 2017 - This week the Lubbock Economic Development Alliance announced $900,000 in two different grants aimed at equipping young people with the skills necessary for good jobs. To read the full article click here.
XCEL ENERGY KEEPING HALE COUNTY WIND PROJECT LOCAL
March 23, 2017 - Much of the electricity generated over the next 30 years by Hale Wind Project will remain local instead of being sent to ERCOT or other power grids, thanks to a deal announced Tuesday by Xcel Energy. To continue reading click here.
BORGER PLANT EXPANSION HELPS LOCAL ECONOMY
January 13, 2017 - A $720 million plant expansion is providing a much needed economic boost to Borger and Hutchinson Counties. After three years of construction, crews have finished the Borger Nitrogen Operations Expansion Project and are currently testing each section of the new facility before going fully operational. To read the...
BIG IMPROVEMENTS COMING TO LUBBOCK AFTER STRONG GROWTH IN 2016
January 6, 2017 - It’s hard to believe, but 2017 is right around the corner. Lubbock has seen growth across the city in 2016, from new restaurants opening, to the announcement of new businesses and new hotels being built this year. To read the full article click here.
TEXAS JOB PICTURE BRINGS OPTIMISM FOR 2017
December 23, 2016 - Texas employers picked up the hiring pace in November, taking on an estimated 20,900 additional workers as uncertainty over the presidential election faded and signs of light emerged for the state’s beleaguered energy and manufacturing sectors. To read the rest of the article please click here.