May 2012

General Atomics Expanding in Shannon

Shannon, Miss. (May 30, 2012) – General Atomics’ Electromagnetic Systems (GA EMS) Group broke ground today on an expansion to its existing 127,000-square-foot facility in Shannon, Miss., in Lee County. The expansion project represents a $12 million corporate investment and will create 25 additional direct jobs over the next three years. From its Lee County […]

Caterpillar Expanding in Corinth

Corinth, Miss. (May 17, 2012) – Governor Phil Bryant announced today Caterpillar is locating warehousing and logistics operations in a new 540,000-square-foot facility to be built in Corinth, Miss., in Alcorn County. Once construction of the facility is complete, 80 Caterpillar workers will transition to the new location. The new facility also is expected to […]

Foley Products Breaks Ground in Prentiss

Prentiss, Miss. (May 14, 2012) – Gov. Phil Bryant and officials from Foley Products Company gathered today for a groundbreaking ceremony at the site of the company’s new 28,000-square-foot manufacturing facility in Prentiss, Miss., in Jefferson Davis County. The company, which manufactures precast concrete products, is investing $7 million in the new facility and will […]