Category Archives: Alabama

Mando America will invest $19M for expansion in Opelika.

OPELIKA, Ala. — Mando America Corp. announced plans recently for a $19 million expansion to its North American headquarters in Opelika, a move that would create an additional 32 jobs, the Birmingham Business Journal reported. Since moving the location ...

Fast Slow Motion speeds up business prospects.

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The Fast Slow Motion startup consulting service is using its expertise to help businesses use technology. The local startup wants to help fulfill the salesforce needs of small-to-medium sized businesses that may have trouble adopti ...

Gulf Coast gets $21 million for cleanup, revitalization.

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Alabama Coastal Restoration efforts won a multi-million dollar award from a federal agency to help cleanup efforts on the Gulf Coast. Gov. Robert Bentley on Tuesday announced the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) has appro ...

BL Harbert International gets contract for embassy.

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The BL Harbert International design and construction firm was selected to build an embassy in Niger. The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations (OBO) has awarded a contract to the Birminghan-based compan ...

Sun Charge Systems puts power in the benches.

CLEVELAND, Ala. — A startup company called Sun Charge Systems has released a clever solution to charging mobile devices outside the home and the office. In the workshops at Hornsby Steel, hulking machines bend and curve steel plates, pipes and rods t ...

GE Aviation lands engine factories in Huntsville.

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — GE Aviation announced plans to build a multi-million dollar multi-factory project for Huntsville to make materials for engines. Gov. Robert Bentley on Tuesday announced GE Aviation is investing more than $200 million to create adjace ...