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Moving In – Manufacturing companies flock to Southern Virginia region

Moving In – Manufacturing companies flock to Southern Virginia region

Article from Virginia Business Magazine Written by Elizabeth Cooper Southern Virginia is laying out the welcome mat for a growing number of companies seeking to locate in areas with lower taxes, better proximity to supply chains, a skilled workforce and improved quality of life. During 2022, a variety of businesses, ranging from an automotive...

The Southern Virginia Megasite – Ready for You

Southern Virginia is the land of the dreamers and the doers; and the Southern Virginia Megasite is ready to grow, ready to build, ready to work, and ready for you. The Southern Virginia Megasite at Berry Hill is ready to go, and Southern Virginia is ready to work. This 3,528-acre publicly owned certified super park, with 1,900 developable acres,...

Pharmaceutical Engineering and Manufacturing Company to Expand in Danville, Virginia

Source: DiscoverDanville Engineered BioPharmaceuticals, Inc. to invest $6.1 million to establish a standalone facility in Danville, creating 34 new jobs RICHMOND, VA – Governor Glenn Youngkin today announced that Engineered BioPharmaceuticals, Inc., a pharmaceutical engineering and manufacturing company dedicated to advancing cost effective,...

Gov. Glenn Youngkin Announces More Than $24.7 Million in Industrial Revitalization Funds

Gov. Glenn Youngkin Announces More Than $24.7 Million in Industrial Revitalization Funds

Governor Glenn Youngkin today announced more than $24.7 million in 20 Industrial Revitalization Fund (IRF) grants. IRF grants provide gap financing for construction projects aligned with local and regional economic development strategies, primarily in distressed communities. “The transformation of older, vacant or blighted structures into...

Hitachi Energy to Expand in Halifax County, Creating 165 New Jobs in Halifax County

Hitachi Energy to Expand in Halifax County, Creating 165 New Jobs in Halifax County

RICHMOND, VA — Governor Glenn Youngkin today announced that Hitachi Energy, a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all, will invest $37 million to expand its operation in Halifax County. The company will add 26,000 square feet to its facility for a new production line for the manufacture of larger...

Walraven Cuts Ribbon on Danville – Pittsylvania County Facility

Walraven Cuts Ribbon on Danville – Pittsylvania County Facility

Leaders from Pittsylvania County and the City of Danville joined company representatives from Walraven for a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the company's new facility at the Cane Creek Centre. First announced in June 2021, this facility came with a $7 million capital investment, and the company is creating approximately 50 jobs.