Archive / Month: November 2014

Steubenville, Jefferson County poised for an upswing: panel

Panelists at the Pittsburgh Business Times Corridors of Opportunity event Wednesday in Wintersville, Ohio, were (from left): Ed Looman, Eastern Ohio project manager of the Appalachian Partnership for Economic Growth; Rich DeLuca, president of the Jefferson County Chamber…

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Gold Rush in Ohio? Small Town Plays Big Role

Refinery in Jackson Sends Recycled Gold to Asia for Jewelry
JACKSON, Ohio – Building contractor Alan Stockmeister is known around town for his stewardship of local businesses: radio stations, a movie theater and a bank, for example. But nothing has been quite like his refinery just…

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GE opens new engine testing facility in Ohio

GE Aviation has opened a new indoor jet engine test facility at its Peebles, Ohio site.

GE said the $40 million facility will begin testing production engines by the end of this year. GE90, GEnx , GE9X and LEAP engines will…

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Ormet Auction Is Set

HANNIBAL – Eric J. Spirtas said old pots once used for making aluminum are no longer needed at the Ormet Corp. site, as he plans to auction off virtually everything left in the buildings to make room for “international energy groups.”

“We are not naming the names…

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160 Jobs Announced In Pike County

Governor John Kasich joined federal, state and local officials in Waverly on Monday to listen to an announcement by Rural King about the opening of a distribution center and retail store that will bring 160 jobs to the area.

According to the company, the Pike County-facility plans…

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