Advanced Manufacturing

Manufacturing Isn’t Dead, It’s Evolving

If you watch the news every night, you probably think that manufacturing in the U.S. is on the verge of death. Fortunately, that’s not the case, writes Steve Johnson, CEO, Missouri Partnership, ... Read More

Could reshoring be the key to America’s resurgence?

  ‘What if the age of offshoring has come to an end?’ asks Steve Johnson, CEO of Missouri Partnership. ‘What if the global market is adjusting so that reshoring (or keeping ... Read More

Boeing Chooses Missouri Talent For Air Force T-X Trainer

Boeing announced its plans to manufacture the new T-X advanced pilot training jet for the U.S. Air Force in St. Louis, Missouri. The company said the decision to produce the aircraft ... Read More

Made In Missouri: Boeing’s F/A-18 & EA-18 Aircraft Ready To Meet Future Challenges

Boeing’s Defense, Space & Security division has a very challenging job: to produce fighter jets that meet both the current and future needs of the U.S. military. This job falls on ... Read More

Missouri Defense Company Innovates New Launcher for US Military

Arnold Defense, a Missouri-based defense contractor, supplies most of the aircraft mounted missile launchers for the US military and allied militaries around the world. Since 1961, the Missouri team has produced ... Read More

10 Months in Missouri = 3,400+ Jobs, $185M+ in Payroll, & $545M+ Invested

Missouri Partnership is tasked with one goal—attracting companies from around the world to invest in Missouri. Companies that create jobs, pay salaries and grow Missouri’s economy. These companies cut across our ... Read More

Boeing T-X Trainers Take Flight Over Missouri

Boeing’s first two, Missouri-made, T-X trainer aircraft took part in their first joint test flight in the skies over Missouri. Boeing’s Defense, Space & Security division unveiled the new T-X advanced ... Read More

6 Big Changes Are Here For Auto Manufacturers

In 2016, Missouri workers built more than 740,000 trucks and vans for Ford and GM, and almost half of all Harley-Davidson motorcycles. But, as Steve Johnson, CEO of Missouri Partnership, writes ... Read More

The Two-Way Special Relationship Between the UK and Missouri

Earlier this week, British Consul General Stephen Bridges visited Missouri to further strengthen the economic and political connections between the United Kingdom and Missouri. Speaking on the floor of the Missouri ... Read More

Advanced Manufacturing Company Expands In Missouri, Adds 105 New Jobs

Altec Industries, a provider of products and services to the electric utility, telecommunications, tree care, lights and signs, and contractor markets, announced plans to expand near St. Joseph, Missouri. The expansion ... Read More