Yearly Archives: 2013

Texas-based railway to invest in Missouri

BNSF Railway Co. officials say they plan to invest $210 million in Missouri this year on maintenance and rail capacity expansion projects. So far this year, the company has hired 123 ... Read More

Expansion of KC mechanical construction company expected to create 85 new jobs

The Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED) today announced that a Kansas City-based mechanical construction company will be expanding their local operations. U.S. Engineering’s $2.8 million expansion project is expected to ... Read More

Private jet company plans a presence at Lambert Airport

A private jet company is moving into facilities at Lambert-St. Louis International Airport that were formerly used by the Missouri Air National Guard. Jet Linx – an Omaha, Neb., company that ... Read More

AT&T adding jobs in Missouri

AT&T will add 187 jobs in Missouri, including 87 in St. Louis and 65 in Kansas City. The St. Louis positions include 83 in retail (24 of which are part time), ... Read More

Custom truck company expands in Kansas City

Custom Truck & Equipment is nearing completion of an $8.6 million expansion of its headquarters site, which is located on the former site of the GST and Armco steel plants. The ... Read More

Missouri S&T to significantly expand faculty

Missouri University of Science and Technology in Rolla plans to add 100 new faculty positions over the next seven years, university President Cheryl Schrader announced Monday. The hires will increase the ... Read More

East coast medical supplier launches St. Louis operation

Warwick, R.I.-based Claflin Medical Equipment is expanding its distribution network to St. Louis. The 196-year-old medical equipment supplier will operate its St. Louis distribution center out of a warehouse in Earth ... Read More

TSI expanding in Springfield

TSI, a technology company that specializes in voice and data applications and system design, has partnered with a Springfield, Mo.-based firm, ServiceWorld Computer Center, to create TSI Technology Solutions LLC, which ... Read More

Missouri receives national recognition for new online permitting system

Missouri’s efforts to streamline and simplify the permitting process for Missouri businesses have earned national recognition, Gov. Jay Nixon announced today. Earlier today, the Environmental Council of the States (ECOS) announced ... Read More

Bissinger’s plans $15 million expansion in downtown St. Louis

Business is sweet at local chocolate company Bissinger’s.So sweet, in fact, that Bissinger’s just paid $4 million for a 220,000-square-foot building at 1600 N. Broadway, and is planning an $11 million ... Read More