Augusta Tech's Economic Development Division helps train area workforce in vocational skills

...the college to offer free training for new and expanding companies, such as Huntsman Corp., which is building an Augusta plant."We get called to the economic development table a lot to talk about the technology programs offered locally, particularly...

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...

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...

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...

James Clark

...Manager for ITT Corporation having served in that capacity in the Wilmington, North Carolina plant as well as the Augusta plant. He was a former member of the Augusta Chamber of Commerce. He was preceded in death by his wife Verna, father and...

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.

Olin Corp.'s Augusta plant will eliminate mercury use

...eliminate the use of mercury in its Augusta plant in the next two years, but the...allow continued operations at our Augusta plant."Olin CEO Joseph D. Rupp acknowledged...We understand the impact our Augusta plant reconfiguration will have...

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BP Amoco sale of Augusta plant remains planned

...Alpharetta, Ga. The 17-year-old Augusta plant annually produces 50 million pounds...Chicago-based Amoco Corp. purchased the Augusta plant in 1988 from Dartco Manufacturing...they expect Solvay to run the Augusta plant without major operational or personnel...

Starbucks plans $172 million Augusta plant

...plant is expected to open in January 2014.The new Augusta plant, Starbucks' fifth manufacturing facility in the United...outside the U.S., but the decision to build the Augusta plant came from a commitment to American manufacturing...

Environmental group urges Olin to convert Augusta plant

...62.3 million, he said. The Augusta plant is one of four remaining facilities...announced no plans to convert the Augusta plant but are watching the progress...if passed - would require the Augusta plant to convert or close. "We have...

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