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GKN Sinter Metals Thriving in the APEG Region

GKN Sinter Metals, part of global engineering group GKN, is a fine example of a thriving company in the APEG region. GKN makes metal powder precision components for the automotive industry, specifically clutch pressure plates, gears and torque-converter components; and a new contract with Ford spurred an expansion in their…

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Harrison Walker Celebrates Grand Opening

On August 21, 2018, several hundred well-wishers gathered at HWI’s new plant in South Point, Ohio to commemorate a new era in manufacturing and customer service.  In attendance were employees of the plant and their families, HWI leadership and project teams, HWI customers, community development stakeholders, and public…

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Strategic Planning Request for Proposals

Appalachian Partnership, Inc. (API) and Appalachian Partnership for Economic Growth, LLC (APEG) are soliciting proposals for a highly‐participatory economic development strategic planning process. This will be the first formal strategic planning process undertaken for the region and is intended both to chart direction for the organizations and, through its participatory…

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