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Release Date: September 30, 2016 12:30 pm Author: David Misner Waynesburg, PA – Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary Davin hosted a roundtable discussion with state and community leaders and business representatives today to discuss how communities can leverage potential investments and development opportunities related to the new Shell Cracker plant in Western Pennsylvania. “Shell’s expansion in Western Pennsylvania will have a profound effect on the region and the state, but in order to […]
Release Date: September 29, 2016 1:00 pm Author: David Misner Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf announced today that Eldorado Stone, LLC, a Headwaters Company that manufactures architectural stone veneer, will consolidate its Greencastle-based manufacturing facility and Hagerstown, Maryland-based distribution facility into a new dual-purpose site in Franklin County. The move will create 57 new jobs over the next three years. “Eldorado Stone’s decision to consolidate a Maryland facility with a Pennsylvania facility, creating one […]
Release Date: September 27, 2016 2:15 pm Author: Heidi Havens Harrisburg, PA – Governor Wolf announced today that Five Below, a specialty value retailer catering to teens and pre-teens, will expand and relocate its national headquarters in Philadelphia, a move that will create 154 new, high-wage jobs. “I am pleased that Five Below has chosen to keep its national headquarters in Philadelphia where it can continue its success story at a new location,” Governor Wolf […]
Release Date: September 22, 2016 2:30 pm Author: Heidi Havens Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf announced today that Continental Carbonic Products, Inc., a producer and distributor of solid and liquid carbon dioxide and dry-ice blasting machines, will establish a facility in Clearfield County. The move will create 60 new, full-time jobs. “Another manufacturer has made the strategic business decision the Pennsylvania is the best place to grow its business and support its customers,” said […]
Release Date: September 15, 2016 2:45 pm Author: David Misner Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf today announced the approval of $1.14 million in funding to support modification work along the Amos K. Hutchinson Bypass (PA Turnpike 66 in Westmoreland County) to accommodate super loads while minimizing closures and disruptions on the Pennsylvania Turnpike extension.“Businesses should be confident that state government is a strategic partner in growth and will not stand in the way, but […]
Release Date: September 15, 2016 1:30 pm Author: David Misner Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf announced today that DevTech PET, Inc., a manufacturer of custom plastic preforms and containers, will lease a manufacturing facility in Hanover Township, Northampton County, and create 32 new, high wage jobs. “Operational cost savings made Pennsylvania the preferred location for DevTech’s new facility,” Governor Wolf said. “The company could have remained in the neighboring state where it is currently […]
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