The grant, administered by the Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development, will pay for 40%-to-60% of the total cost of the project, according to Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear's office.
IP told the city in February the project would reduce water usage and result in nearly $1 million in annual savings, according to a report in theEvansville Courier & Press.Read more
Work is under way on a $9 million, 129,150-square-foot expansion at the Dallas-based consumer products company's plant at 1050 Cold Spring Road.
The project includes additional warehouse and production space, Dan Killian, a representative for K-C, said Monday. The addition should be completed before the end of March.Read more
Potsdam Specialty Paper plant General Manager Ronald F. Charette said using the new rail link to deliver chemicals and other supplies to the Unionville plant will initially save $100,000 a year in transportation costs.Read more
The project was the development, construction and implementation of a combined heat and power unit behind the mill.
The unit has allowed Kimberly-Clark to stabilize its energy costs and improve its manufacturing competitiveness, while improving New Milford air quality by reducing emissions from greenhouse gases and particulates.Read more
Next month, the first shipment of bulky industrial equipment from Finland is scheduled to arrive in Thurso, in western Quebec. It will be used to transform the town's hardwood pulp mill into a facility that makes a key ingredient used in the manufacture of rayon, which is seeing big spikes in demand in Asia and elsewhere.
"We're looking forward to seeing those barges arrive," said Thurso Mayor Maurice Boivin.Read more
In 2009, the Company reviewed its strategic plans and assessed global trends, its own assets,competencies and future opportunities. As a result of such revision, the Company established ambitious and innovative growth plansRead more