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Funding for road through Augusta Corporate Park approved

...Commission, but the roadway spending has already been approved twice by the commission, as a condition of a possible manufacturing plant going in the industrial park. Those resolutions expired when the unnamed company pushed back its board decisions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-23/funding-road-through-augus
General Mills sets ambitious goal for greenhouse gas cuts

...Powell said.Within General Mills' operations, targets can be achieved through better energy efficiency in its manufacturing plants, switching to more energy-efficient vehicles and smarter logistics, Powell said. Packaging that uses less...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-30/general-mills-sets-ambitio
Unisys, Medac office projects finishing up

...its expansion plans. The company is looking at the spring of 2016 to turn on its new high-performance polymer manufacturing plant, being constructed next to its existing facility.Elanco's Augusta Technology Center on Lovers Lane will see...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-28/unisys-medac-office-projec
Mysterious electric car startup looking to build $1B factory

...startup's name is Faraday Future, and it has been hunting for a place to build what it says will be a $1 billion manufacturing plant for a new line of cars. Four states are contenders and the company says to expect an announcement within weeks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-08/mysterious-electric-car-st
Sony returns to profit after marathon restructuring effort

...Wednesday, Sony said it was in talks with Japanese rival Toshiba Corp. to acquire some of Toshiba's semiconductor manufacturing plants, equipment and related assets in southwestern Japan, which will allow Sony to beef up production of image sensors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-29/sony-returns-profit-after-
Unarmed troops scrambled to get away from Chattanooga gunman

...Recently, Abdulazeez had found a job about two hours away in Franklin. He was working the night shift at a manufacturing plant, but he was taking medication - to help him sleep in the daytime and a muscle relaxant for a back problem, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-23/unarmed-troops-scrambled-g
Man unearths history of Bath paper, textile mill

...Wingard said.Textile operations began at Bath Mill a few years before the 20th century. The United Merchants and Manufacturing plant closed in 1985, putting 450 employees out of work. United Solids, a French company, bought the site several...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-05/man-unearths-history-bath-pap
1 wounded, 1 arrested in shooting at Kia plant in Georgia

WEST POINT, Ga. - A shooting inside the Kia Motors auto manufacturing plant in Georgia left one worker wounded and another in custody after armed officers swarmed the site Tuesday.According to AJC.com...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-21/1-wounded-1-arrested-shooting-kia-p
Black motorist's fatal shooting: Outcry over police tactics

...North Charleston has since bounced back, largely because of a huge investment by Boeing, which has a 787 aircraft manufacturing plant in the city and employs about 7,500 people in South Carolina, most in North Charleston.Now North Charleston...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-10/black-motorists-fatal-shooting-outc
FDA investigations show listeria found in Blue Bell ice cream plants as far back as 2013

WASHINGTON - Blue Bell ice cream had evidence of listeria bacteria in its Oklahoma manufacturing plant as far back as March 2013, a government investigation found. The Texas-based company continued to ship ice cream produced in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-07/fda-investigations-show-li