Augusta phosphate maker wins state manufacturer of the year honor

...through jobs, stimulate business throughout the supply chain and are good corporate citizens."Prayon bought the south Augusta plant in 2000. It is also the U.S. headquarters for the company, which has three other facilities worldwide.

Huntsman closing four color plants, keeping Augusta in restructuring plans

...115 million Augusta facility in the summer. Products at the soon-to-be shuttered facilities will be made at the Augusta plant at 1895 Doug Barnard Parkway, the company said, and other facilities.The company will hire nearly 100 people and...

Elanco's Augusta site expansion in full swing, now hiring

...demand, said Kevin Trivett, the general manager at the Augusta plant."With this expansion, we'll likely be able to...professionals with science or related degrees.The Augusta plant supplies about 10 international markets, including...

Solvay invests in Augusta facility, will build new unit

...that will be needed once operations begin next year.Solvay currently has 200 employees and 50 contractors at the Augusta plant."The total capacity of Solvay is going to be around 2,500 metric tons (about 5.5 million pounds) and that...

Procter & Gamble closing Augusta plant

...Gamble announced Friday that the Augusta plant will shut down by early 2016...phase-out that cut 160 jobs at the Augusta plant and moved its powder detergent...a lot of moving parts."The Augusta plant went into production in February...

Elanco investing $100 million, adding jobs at Augusta plant

A global animal health products company announced Friday a $100 million investment at its Augusta plant that is expected to create 100 new jobs within the next three years.Elanco, the animal health division of global pharmaceutical...

Use Social Security to maximize retirement

...faulty as others. NEWS ON THE TWITTER FEED:? NutraSweet says it will stop making aspartame and downsize its #Augusta plant by the end of the year.? The #Augusta jobless rate for August was unchanged at 8 percent.? Designer Shoe Warehouse...

NutraSweet to stop making aspartame, downsize Augusta plant

...price issue."NutraSweet will offer severance payments and outplacement assistance to workers who are laid off.The Augusta plant had 27 employees with 30 years of service, DeFer said."We've got a great group of people, and we're going...

Huntsman starts to hire for Augusta plant

The Georgia Department of Labor said Wednesday that it will aid Huntsman Pigments recruit about 100 workers for its new manufacturing facility.

Ownership of Augusta plant still not settled

Huntsman said in its earnings report the other day that it is still waiting for the European Union to sign off on its acquisition of Rockwood's pigment division. So, as the Rockwood pigment plant continues to go up near the airport, it still belongs to them until the ownership changes hands after all the red tape. The U.S. has already said it is OK with the buyout. Huntsman officials believe the hurdle in Europe will be crossed sometime in the third quarter, which has August and September remaining.