Churchville Fire Equipment Corp. to expand in Genesee County

Churchville Fire Equipment Corp. will be adding a fourth location after acquiring a 94-acre site in the Town of Pavilion in Genesee County. Churchvillle will be investing more than $900,000 for Perry Road land that includes a 7,200-square-foot bu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 12th, 2019

Kia, Hyundai expand U.S. engine fire recalls by 534,000 vehicles

Kia Motors Corp and affiliate Hyundai Motor Co said on Thursday they are recalling around 534,000 additional U.S. vehicles at risk of engine fires......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 28th, 2019

PG&E says equipment probably caused deadly Camp Fire

PG&E Corp, which filed for bankruptcy last month because of potential liabilities from wildfires in California, said it is probable that its equipment will be determined to be an "ignition point" of the 2018 Camp Fire......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 28th, 2019

PG&E stock rallies after California says 2017 wildfire unconnected to utility

Shares of PG&E Corp. shot up 10% in late trading Thursday after California's fire protection department said the October 2017 Tubbs fire, in Northern California's Sonoma County, was caused by a "private electrical system" adjacent to a home......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 24th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: PG&E, now near collapse, blamed for at least 1,500 California fires in recent years

PG&E Corp. equipment started more than one fire a day in California on average in recent years as a historic drought turned the region into a tinderbox. The utility’s unsuccessful efforts to prevent such blazes have put it in a state of crisis......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 13th, 2019

Auto parts maker investing $26M in Alabama plant, creating 50 new jobs

An auto parts supplier is expanding in Butler County. Hwashin America Corp. plans to invest $26 million in new equipment at its manufacturing facility in Greenville, creating 50 new jobs in the process. Hwashin currently employs 750 workers at its .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

"High-need" Genesee County funded for addictions services

With a recognition of high need for opioid treatment programs, Genesee County will receive funding to expand addiction services. The Genesee Council on Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Inc. will receive $650,000 in federal funding through the Opioid St.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 8th, 2018

Chris Abele, Microsoft donate $500,000 to expand Milwaukee high school computer science program

Businessman and Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele joined with Microsoft Corp. to give $500,000 to grow the multibillion-dollar computer company's computer science program in the Milwaukee region. The money will fund the expansion of Microsoftâ.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 11th, 2018

Tax breaks finance Xylem plant expansion

An expansion of Batavia’s Xylem Corp. plant cleared a hurdle when an incentive package was approved by the Genesee County Economic Development Center. The sales and property tax breaks of $100,000 while help finance an $820,000 expansion of the .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 8th, 2018

Notre Dame Fire May Have Been Started By A "Computer Glitch"

Speculation about the true cause of the fire at Notre Dame has ranged from an innocuous equipment malfunction to a menacing plot to frame gilet jaunes protesters. But according to the rector of the 850-year-ol.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge5 hr. 0 min. ago

Health-care roundup: Atrium, Novant projects given go-ahead by NC regulators

Several expansion projects at health-care facilities in Mecklenburg County recently gained conditional approval from state regulators. Charlotte-based Atrium Health and Novant Health, the area's second-largest provider, are both looking to expand serv.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2019

Clairton residents file lawsuit against U.S. Steel

Almost four months after a fire damaged the United States Steel Corp.’s Clairton Coke Works facility and led to unsafe emissions, the manufacturer continues to be challenged by unhappy residents. Environmental group Earthjustice announced intention.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2019

New 14-acre development to expand Xenia"s retail, restaurant offerings

A new retail development with a grocery anchor is in the works in western Xenia. Greene County commissioners last month approved the sale of 14 undeveloped acres along West Main Street, near Greene Way Boulevard, to Nashville-based BSM Development.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2019

Starbucks expanding solar, enough to power 360 Texas stores

Starbucks Corp. has announced plans to expand its investment in solar farms and use the energy to power hundreds of its coffee-serving stores in Texas......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 16th, 2019

Cannabis Accessories Manufacturer SHO Products Buys Master Minded Distribution

Manufacturer and distributor of cannabis accessories, equipment and technology SHO Products will acquire Master Minded Distribution in a move aimed to expand its existing wholesale customer base. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 15th, 2019

Tesla stock falls after report that Gigafactory expansion is on hold

Tesla trades at its lowest in five sessions after a report says the Silicon Valley car maker and Panasonic Corp. have put on hold plans to expand the Nevada Gigafactory......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 11th, 2019

Convenience store chain QuikTrip plans to expand to Denver

 If you’re a transplant from certain parts of the country, the latest business that’s moving to Denver might remind you a little bit of home. Tulsa-based convenience store chain QuikTrip Corp. posted a video to Twitter announcing its plans fo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 11th, 2019

BofA"s head of consumer banking talks retail strategy

Bank of America Corp. is again shifting its footprint in an effort to expand into new markets and modernize its services in existing markets......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 9th, 2019

Workers, Harris County sue Crosby co. over chemical fire

A series of lawsuits have been filed against KMCO LLC in the week since a chemical fire broke out at the company’s facility near Houston. The fire at 16503 Ramsey Road in Crosby broke out the morning of April 2 and was extinguished around 4:20 p.m. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 8th, 2019

Leaders hope to expand Good Neighbor Pledge to neighboring counties

This has been a historic week for Jefferson County as more than 20 mayors signed the Good Neighbor Pledge, a pact that pursues long-term economic growth for the region by combating poaching of businesses between local cities. As cities like Birmingha.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 4th, 2019

Alabama entertainment destination investing $100M in expansion

A large entertainment destination in Baldwin County continues to expand with a $100 million investment. This summer, OWA plans to enter the second phase of a major construction project that includes an indoor waterpark, 200-room resort hotel with .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 4th, 2019