Manufacturing and Distribution

Historic Alabama: Chemistry for the front lines

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.'s plant in Gadsden relied on women to fill its chemistry lab during World War II.

Johnson Labs creates products for hunting, cleaning, agriculture

The woman-owned STEM manufacturer makes a number of products in its 15,000-square-foot facility in Troy.

Kruger named president at Austal USA

Michelle Kruger has 25 years’ experience in shipbuilding and has been serving as Austal USA's interim president since last August.

Kaishan Compressor breaks ground for expansion

Kaishan Compressor USA, which makes industrial rotary screw air compressors in Loxley in Baldwin County, has broken ground for an $11 million expansion.

ArcelorMittal wins $280M in tax credits for electrical steel

ArcelorMittal has earned $280M in federal income tax credits for an additional plant in Calvert, near Mobile.

Martin Supply acquires Trinity Hardware Headquarters

The acquisition of Trinity Hardware Headquarters expands Martin Supply’s reach in Wisconsin and the surrounding states.

OMCO Solar opens $10 million production facility in Alabama

The solar racking manufacturer plans to create 70 full-time jobs in Limestone County.

Lockheed Martin awarded $4 billion MDA contract

Lockheed Martin will enhance command management and communications system for the Missile Defense Agency.

Two Rivers Lumber plans $115 million expansion

Demopolis-based Two Rivers Lumber is starting construction of a second sawmill in Coosa County, a $115 million investment in the state.

Precision Homecrafters acquires Birmingham-based furniture maker

Precision Homecrafters is acquiring Lovewood Studio. The acquisition will expand Precision’s in-house design/build offerings.

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