Two Johnstown-area defense contractors plan to expand plants due to new military contracts worth more than $55 million.
An internal Chevron Corp. surveillance video shows a towering vapor cloud engulfing an area of its refinery for two minutes before it ignited into a volatile blaze, federal investigators said Tuesday.
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The Joplin Globe reports that the cleanup at the former EaglePicher plant will begin next year, funded with $6.5M from the company's Chapter 11 bankruptcy settlement in 2005.
The luxury hybrid carmaker says that Tony Posawatz is CEO effective immediately. Posawatz, 52, spent more than 30 years at GM.
General Motors said that it submitted a bid for Ally Financial's international operations, a move that would more than double the assets of its financing arm, but also significantly increase its debt.
An Italian Cabinet official warns a judge's decision to close a steel plant employing thousands on environmental grounds will cripple the government's industrial policy.
The processing plant is the first of its kind to gain LEED gold environmental certification, said Don Schmidt, a company spokesman.
A frustrated but upbeat General Motors CEO told employees that he's working to wipe out fiefdoms that remain in the company and bring its culture into the 21st Century.
Hewlett-Packard Co. on Wednesday said that it will take a massive charge against its earnings for the latest quarter, leading to a record loss of nearly $9 billion.
Maryland's attorney general is objecting to the proposed sale of the Sparrows Point steel mill by RG Steel.
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A court ruled that a man who lived near a Kubota plant died of mesothelioma caused by asbestos used at the plant, and ordered the machinery maker to pay 31.9M yen in damages to his family.
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The Port of Kalama facility made its first production-quality wine bottles last Wednesday, ushering in a new era for a plant that seemed destined for mothballs three years ago.
Before it shut down and declared bankruptcy, Avtex Fibers was cited for violating Virginia's environmental laws with wastewater discharges into the Shenandoah River.
The brewery was ready for its most exciting upgrade: a solar heating system to fulfill its hot water manufacturing needs.
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Seattle-based EnerG2 received a federal grant to assist in its building of a revolutionary facility to produce energy storage materials. Hear how they plan to move the energy market to the next level.
Appalachian Power is offering to have its customers pay about $60 million to help Century Aluminum restart a plant in Ravenswood.
The engine that powers General Motors is running rough. And if the company doesn't tune it up soon, GM's comeback from bankruptcy is in danger of stalling.