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EDPNC
05/23/2023

Italian Tech Company to Create 300 Jobs in Mecklenburg County as New U.S. Headquarters for EV Charging Operations

alpitronic Americas LLC, a manufacturer of high-power electric vehicle charging stations, will create 300 new jobs in Mecklenburg County, Governor Roy Cooper announced today. The company will invest more than $18.3 million to locate its United States headquarters operation and service center in Charlotte. “We’re grateful that alpitronic has decided to make their U.S. home…
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EDPNC
05/23/2023

Energizer Holdings to Invest $43 Million in Asheboro Operations Expansion

Energizer Holdings, Inc., best known for its icon Energizer batteries and Bunny, will add 144 new jobs in Randolph County. The company will invest $43 million for an equipment expansion for its battery production and packaging facilities in the City of Asheboro. “We’re charged up to announce Energizer’s decision to increase its investment in our…
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EDPNC
05/19/2023

Smart Materials Company to Locate U.S. Headquarters to Greensboro

Phase Change Solutions, a manufacturer of products for temperature management, will add 35 new jobs in Guilford County. The company’s investment in the new U.S. headquarters and manufacturing operation in the City of Greensboro is expected to be more than $3.5 million. “This new investment in the headquarters and manufacturing capability of Phase Change Solutions…
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EDPNC
05/18/2023

EDPNC Releases Megasite Readiness Report

The Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina (EDPNC) today released the North Carolina Megasite Readiness Report, which details the EDPNC’s efforts to identify potential megasites throughout the state. The report is produced by Jones Lang LaSalle, a global site consultant firm that independently ran the survey. To access the report, please visit the EDPNC’s publications…
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EDPNC
05/10/2023

Electric Vehicle Charging Solutions Manufacturer Announces 205 New Jobs and $4.2M Investment in Huntersville, North Carolina Expansion

Atom Power, a North Carolina-based electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions manufacturer, has announced it will invest $4.2 million to expand its manufacturing facility in Huntersville, North Carolina, creating 205 jobs in Mecklenburg County. The expansion will house Atom Power’s corporate headquarters, R&D, manufacturing and support functions, allowing the company to efficiently bring its solid-state circuit…
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EDPNC
05/02/2023

North Carolina Wins Award for Economic Achievements for Third Year in a Row

For the third year in a row, North Carolina is the winner of Site Selection magazine’s 2023 Prosperity Cup, an annual award given to state-level organizations with the most successful economic development and business development projects in their state for the previous year. This year’s award is shared by the Economic Development Partnership of North…
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EDPNC
04/27/2023

Turkey Breeder to Build Hatchery with $58 Million Investment in Goldsboro

Select Genetics, a turkey breeder, will create 26 jobs in Wayne County, investing $58 million to build a new turkey egg hatchery and establish turkey farms in Goldsboro. “Our farming legacy continues to attract innovative agriculture companies,” said Governor Cooper. “North Carolina’s $95 billion agriculture and agribusiness economy continues to evolve and grow, creating more…
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EDPNC
04/25/2023

British Aerospace and Defense Contractor Announces 240 New Jobs and $50M Investment for New Maintenance Facility in Greensboro

Marshall USA LLC, a subsidiary of Marshall Aerospace, a British aerospace and defense contractor, has announced it will invest $50 million for a new planned maintenance inspection (PMI) facility at Piedmont Triad Airport in Greensboro, North Carolina, creating 240 jobs in Guilford County. The facility will be Marshall Aerospace’s U.S. Operations Hub, which will include…
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EDPNC
04/20/2023

Rural Infrastructure Authority Approves Nine Grants to Rural Communities to Create 191 Jobs and Over $49.5M in Private Investment

The North Carolina Rural Infrastructure Authority (RIA) has approved nine grant requests to local governments totaling $2,221,694. These grants are for projects that have committed to creating 191 jobs and will attract more than $49.5 million in private investment. The Rural Infrastructure Authority is a 17-member board that awards Rural, Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), and Utility…
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EDPNC
04/17/2023

Governor Cooper Announces Aircraft Maintenance Company Will Create 85 Jobs with Greensboro Expansion

TAT Piedmont Aviation, an aviation Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul (MRO) company, will expand its operations near the Piedmont Triad International Airport and create 85 jobs. The company will invest $12.8 million to increase the service capacity of its Guilford County facilities, marking the latest expansion of the state’s vibrant aerospace industry in the Greensboro area….
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EDPNC
04/11/2023

Australian Environmental Company Selects Iredell County for its First North American Operation

EPOC Enviro, a PFAS remediation company, will create 226 new jobs in Iredell County and will invest more than $4.1 million to locate its first North American production site to Statesville. “It’s great to welcome EPOC Enviro to Iredell County in the nationally recognized top state for business with the best workers in the world,”…
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EDPNC
04/06/2023

Global Glass Manufacturer Will Expand Operations in Scotland County

Pilkington North America, Inc. (PNA), a major glass manufacturing company, will invest $86.8 million in its operations in Scotland County. The project includes the rebuild of one of its two float glass lines, expansion of existing coating capabilities, and other building and equipment improvements at the company’s float glass facility that will create 20 jobs…
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