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New Industry Grand Opening

Published Wednesday, November 5, 2014

1200 Tulip Drive in Gastonia (next to the entrance to the Daimler Parts Plant) November 7, 2014, 9 o?clock in the morning Mr. Amilton Medeiros Silva, President & CEO of Dalton Dynamics Internacional Ltda. will speak at the opening event! Mr. Silva is a former Rotary Club Governor and he is very involved with the Rotary […]

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Made in Gaston County!

Published Thursday, October 9, 2014

Find out what products are made by Gaston County companies!    

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Owens Corning Donates to Habitat for Humanity of Gaston County

Published Friday, October 3, 2014

Gaston, North Carolina, October 3, 2014 ? Owens Corning made a donation to Habitat for Humanity of Gaston County last week, after employees volunteered on a project in the area. The company is building a new plant in Dallas, NC, scheduled to open in 2015. Over the past three years, Owens Corning has helped Habitat […]

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Dalton Dynamics Corporation Purchases Manufacturing Plant in Gastonia

Published Monday, September 22, 2014

The Gaston County Economic Development Commission is pleased to announce that Dalton Dynamics Corporation, brought to Gaston County by No Borders Consulting Group, has purchased and will renovate the plant located at 1200 Tulip Drive in Gastonia. The privately held company plans to produce its industrial adhesives (the leader in automotive applications in Brazil) at […]

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A Convenience Store for Manufacturing

Published Friday, September 19, 2014

About an hour northwest of uptown Charlotte is the small Gaston County town of Cherryville. With quiet tree-lined avenues and a corner drug store on Main Street, Cherryville is a throwback to a simpler time when life moved at a less frenetic pace. Formerly a bustling textile center and the home base of Carolina Freight […]

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Manufacturing Day and Career Expo

Published Monday, September 15, 2014

Friday, October 3rd is National Manufacturing Day #MfgDay14. Manufacturing Day is designed to introduce as many people as possible to the important role played by manufacturing both in local communities and for the nation. As part of this national celebration,The Advanced Manufacturing Industry partners and Gaston County Schools will host a career expo for high school […]

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Launch Pad 2.0: Gaston County's Entrepreneurial Challenge

Published Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Do you have the next great business idea? Compete to win $12,500, $7,500, or $3,500! Launch Pad 2.0 is a business plan competition, sponsored by the Gaston Regional & Montcross Area Chambers of Commerce, designed to encourage, reward, support and celebrate entrepreneurship and create jobs in Gaston County. We are looking for small businesses or entrepreneurs […]

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LANXESS strengthens high-tech plastics production in USA, Gastonia

Published Thursday, August 14, 2014

Cologne/Gastonia – Specialty chemicals company LANXESS is expanding its Gastonia, North Carolina, compounding facility for high-tech plastics by adding a second production line. The expansion represents an investment volume of about USD 15 million and will double the existing capacity from 20,000 to 40,000 metric tons annually. Construction for the second line is expected to commence in […]

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