Procter & Gamble closing Augusta plant

...in Alexandria, La.The positions were gradually eliminated throughout 2013.Instead, the decision to close the Augusta facility stems from a plan announced in mid-2013 to redesign the North America supply chain for reduced costs and more efficient...

DSM announces plans to build new plant in Augusta, open 200 new jobs

Royal DSM announced Wednes day that a polymer plant will be built next to its existing Augusta facility on Columbia Nitrogen Drive.The plant will employ about 20 operators involved in producing a plastic film used for packaging foods...

Commissioners debate franchise fee increase at retreat

...by 2023, although the system will lose its second-largest water and sewer customer when NutraSweet closes its Augusta facility in December. The franchise fee is charged against gross revenues.Environmental Services Director Mark Johnson...

Augusta hospitals critique bids

...complex conditions that it doesn't address in its Augusta facility, adding that only a teaching hospital has the needed...children in the hospital per day last year in its Augusta facility, and that it plans to locate near wealthy neighborhoods...

VA legislation gaining ground in Georgia, senator says

...in bonuses and retirement benefits in the past decade.Documents show Rebecca Wiley, the former director of the Augusta facility, was paid $76,000 to retire last year and received nearly $18,000 in performance awards from 2007 to 2011, the...

Next Charlie Norwood director likely from outside hospital

...assistant in Indiana and rose through the ranks at 12 different medical centers, is credited with expanding the Augusta facility, despite the elimination of 185 jobs through attrition.After lobbying for renovations for five years, Ayers...

Unisys to host recruitment event at Augusta First Baptist Church

...Department of Labor will host a customized recruitment for Unisys on Monday to fill positions for the company's new Augusta facility.The recruitment will be from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. at Augusta First Baptist Church, 3500 Walton Way Extension...

Ownership of Rockwood plant up in air

...in the third quarter, which has August and September remaining.February is the targeted starting date for the Augusta facility, which will make synthetic colorants used in construction, coatings, concrete and plastics.Huntsman, a chemical-maker...

Plan for new trauma center not welcomed by all

...receives trauma center status, it plans to set its trauma activation fee at about $9,900 for each such case at the Augusta facility. The HCA initiative in Georgia was first reported by Tom Corwin of The Augusta Chronicle.The two current trauma...

Augusta detention center barber faces charges

...Richmond County Sheriff's Office on Sept. 3 on a charge of enticing a child for indecent purposes. The news release did not give details on the harassment.Boler worked at the Augusta facility under contract and was not a state employee.