Economic Gateway http://www.wearearkansas.com Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas, Economic Development News RSS Feed Wed, 18 Sep 2019 02:09:02 -0700 en-us Greenbrier Companies Inc. Announces $16M Expansion, Creation of 35 Jobs http://www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news/?item=21082 www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news Fri, 09 Aug 2019 00:00:00 -0700 The Greenbrier Companies Inc., an international supplier of railcars and marine barges, announced Wednesday that it is investing approximately $16 million in its Marmaduke facility to support future g... Zekelman Industries to build largest tube mill in the world in Blytheville, add 75 jobs http://www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news/?item=21075 www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news Fri, 02 Aug 2019 00:00:00 -0700 Zekelman Industries, the parent company of Atlas Tube, announced July 30 in Blytheville it will build the world’s largest continuous ERW tube mill on property adjacent to its existing Atlas Tube... Lockheed Martin in Camden Lands $492M Contract for Missile Launchers http://www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news/?item=21057 www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news Mon, 22 Jul 2019 00:00:00 -0700 Lockheed Martin, a mainstay of South Arkansas' defense industry, will be building missile launchers and hardware in East Camden under a half-billion contract to supply the U.S. Army and Marines, a...