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  • The Business View – June 2015 / News You Can Use

    Alabama Steel Terminals Opens State-of-the-Art Coil Handling Facility   The Alabama State Port Authority and Alabama Steel Terminals LLC (AST) recently opened a $36 million steel coil handling facility at the Port of Mobile. The new rail-, truck- and barge-served facility is a joint venture between TriState Maritime Services Inc. an... Read More

  • Mobile and Baldwin Economic Developers Talk Existing Industry

    On Sunday, economic developers, Troy Wayman with the Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce and Lee Lawson with the Baldwin County Economic Development Alliance talked on a wide-range of topics all dealing with aerospace recruiting. Over the next couple days, we'll post excerpts from that interview to help paint a picture of aerospace's impact in the two county region.   [... Read More

  • Star Aviation Announces Expansion in Advance of Air Show

    Late Friday, locally-owned company Star Aviation announced it will expand its facility at Mobile Aeroplex at Brookley and hire between 20 an... Read More

  • Starting Sunday Off Right….

    The Alabama delagation, some 130 strong just wrapped up a meeting led by Alabama Department of Commerce Secretary Greg Canfield. Representatives of private industry, higher education, and government from across the state - from Mobile to Hunsville, Auburn to Tuscaloosa and Enterprise to Atmore. Read More