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Labor Demand Drives Prices Higher

Although 32 states added new construction jobs in 2016, Alabama reported a decrease of more than 6, 000 construction positions last...

Alabama Gig Cities

ABOVE Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle at the headquarters of Adtran, a leading U.S. provider of...

Innovation as Mission

In July, Greg Hyslop was named chief technology officer of Boeing’s global operations. It was the next step in a long career with...

Bringing Lifesaving to Market

In February 2003, legendary rock band Great White began playing to a packed house at The Station nightclub in Rhode Island when the...

The Designers and Builders of Space Exploration

NASA is building the most powerful rocket in the world to fulfill its “Journey to Mars” mission. And the space agency is relying on...

Construction Out of This World

As a teenage apprentice carpenter in 1962, Buddy Clark helped build a test stand for NASA’s Saturn V launch vehicle at Marshall Space...

An Ownership Transition Option Rediscovered

Founded in 1982, Huntsville-based Gleason Research Associates Inc. has built a specialized niche as a defense contractor in missile systems and engineering services....

Wiring North America

If you’ve built a new house, rewired your basement, added an outdoor TV, or just a new porch light in recent...

Inside the Works: Boeing’s New R&D Center

This July, Boeing is celebrating its 100th year by developing new products and services “for the next 100 years, ” says Steve Swaine,...

Creating the Reality Test

Technology may be one of Alabama’s top industries, but that doesn’t just mean new gadgets and computer programming. In many cases, a...

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Business Catalyst Par Excellence: The Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail

It was part of the RTJ mission from the beginning: 11 sites and 26 masterful courses that would tee off on business opportunities across the state.

Superlative Burbs: Fairhope

Fairhope is a watchword among Alabama’s cities — known for its history, charm and intense sense of community.

Expansions Continue to Roll

Alabama’s auto sector won the grand prize in 2018, a $1.6 billion greenfield plant that led a year of industry expansion announcements.

Hyundai Sees Opportunity in Collapse of U.S. Sedan Giants

Americans are enamored with the SUV these days. The sedan? Well, it seems U.S. drivers are just not into them the way they use...

New Model, New Record at Honda

Officials at the 4.6 million-square-foot Honda Manufacturing of Alabama plant are looking forward to a successful year after hitting production milestones in 2018.