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  1. Charleston, SCRead the original story

    Yesterday | Charleston Business Journal

    Gov. Nikki Haley has vowed to veto recent House and Senate legislation that proposes gas tax increases to help fund road improvements in the state, according to letters Haley wrote to House leaders Tuesday. The state's highway department will need more than $40 billion above what it's expecting to receive during the next few decades to meet state infrastructure needs, such as repairing roads, bridges and highways, according to S.C. Transportation Secretary Janet Oakley.

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  2. Manufacturer Wabco to move into new, larger $17M facility in Dorchester CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday | Charleston Business Journal

    Wabco will invest $17 million to build a new manufacturing facility at the intersection of Dorchester Road and Lincoln Patriot Boulevard in North Charleston. Auto parts supplier Wabco has outgrown its existing Lowcountry operations and plans to invest $17 million to establish a new manufacturing site in Dorchester County, according to the S.C. Commerce Department .

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  3. Office space, restaurants and retailers will be within walking...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Charleston Business Journal

    CPM Federal Credit Union has purchased 0.7 acre of land in MWV's Nexton development for $825,000 with plans to open a full-service branch in the new Summerville community. Mike Chodnicki, vice chairman for the credit union, said the 3,400-square-foot branch is expected to open next year.

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  4. About 3,000 Boeing South Carolina workers are eligible to vote in an...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Charleston Business Journal

    More than 3,000 production and maintenance employees at Boeing South Carolina are eligible to vote on April 22 to decide whether they want union representation, following a National Labor Relations Board's decision today to allow an election at the local plant. About 3,000 Boeing South Carolina workers are eligible to vote in an election April 22 that will determine whether the local plant will be unionized.

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  5. Hot Properties for March 23, 2015Read the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Charleston Business Journal

    Hot Properties highlights recently sold or leased commercial properties in the Charleston region. Submissions should be sent to dailyjournal@scbiznews.com .

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  6. CARTA to sell Dorchester Road site for $6.5MRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Charleston Business Journal

    The Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority board voted to sell its 36.2-acre property on Dorchester Road in North Charleston for $6.5 million, forgoing plans to build its regional intermodal facility on that site. Rushmark Properties LLC of Falls Church, Va., is the buyer.

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  7. S.C. State Ports Authority CEO Jim Newsome said he expects the Port...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Charleston Business Journal

    S.C. State Ports Authority CEO Jim Newsome said he expects the Port of Charleston to continue growing, particularly with exports from the local manufacturing base, through the end of fiscal 2015. The S.C. State Ports Authority plans to handle 1 million pier containers by the end of fiscal year 2015 in June, a goal that CEO Jim Newsome said the port has not achieved since before the recession.

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  8. Charleston, SCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Charleston Business Journal

    The International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers has filed a petition with the National Labor Relations Board to hold an election to potentially unionize Boeing South Carolina. About 2,400 production workers of Boeing's 7,500-employee workforce in North Charleston are part of the estimated bargaining unit, or those who would be covered by a contract, according to the union.

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  9. Machinists union files for election at Boeing SCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Charleston Business Journal

    The International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers has filed a petition with the National Labor Relations Board to hold an election to potentially unionize Boeing South Carolina. About 2,400 production workers of Boeing's 7,500-employee workforce in North Charleston are part of the estimated bargaining unit, or those who would be covered by a contract, according to the union.

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  10. Hot Properties for March 16, 2015Read the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | Charleston Business Journal

    Hot Properties highlights recently sold or leased commercial properties in the Charleston region. Submissions should be sent to dailyjournal@scbiznews.com .

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  11. Harbor Entrepreneur Center expanding to North CharlestonRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | Charleston Business Journal

    Located at 1077 E. Montague Ave. in North Charleston, the new site will offer dedicated workspace to entrepreneurs for $275 per month. Floating workspace will cost $150 per month, and a large warehouse for makers will be priced at $12 per square foot, according to a statement from the accelerator.

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  12. New Boeing leader wants efficient production, diversityRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | Charleston Business Journal

    Over the next five years, Beverly Wyse wants the Dreamliner campus in North Charleston to be Boeing's benchmark for efficiency and productivity. Wyse, who will become vice president and general manager of Boeing South Carolina in May, wants to see more suppliers open in the region and more local suppliers garner work for the locally built 787 Dreamliners.

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  13. Mount Pleasant officials vote to raise pay for mayor, Town Council membersRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Charleston Business Journal

    Eight months after a similar measure failed to gain support, a move to increase the Mount Pleasant mayor's salary by 75% and Town Council members' pay by 68.2% passed Tuesday night by a vote of 6-3. Mount Pleasant Town Council rejected a motion in July to increase the mayor's salary by more than 108%, after a lengthy debate that included discussions about having a part-time mayor for a town the size of Mount Pleasant.

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  14. Commerce gives Trident Tech $2M toward aeronautical training centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Charleston Business Journal

    Trident Technical College will receive a $2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce to help fund its proposed $79 million aeronautical training center. The department's Economic Development Administration is providing the funding to help pay for infrastructure and site work, including road development and site clearing, according to a news release.

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  15. Video: Mercedes announces new Lowcountry plantRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | Charleston Business Journal

    Mercedes-Benz Vans announced plans to create 1,300 jobs and invest about $500 million to build a new van manufacturing plant in North Charleston.

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  16. Hot Properties for March 9, 2015Read the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | Charleston Business Journal

    Hot Properties highlights recently sold or leased commercial properties in the Charleston region. Submissions should be sent to dailyjournal@scbiznews.com .

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  17. Sprinter van 48 2500 cargo 170Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Charleston Business Journal

    In one of the largest economic development announcements made in the Lowcountry, Mercedes-Benz Vans , a division of Daimler , announced plans today to create 1,300 jobs and invest about $500 million to build a new van plant in Charleston. The German automaker will begin construction in 2016 on the new plant, where it will manufacture next-generation Sprinter vans.

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  18. Washington aerospace supplier opens facility in North CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Charleston Business Journal

    A Washington-based aerospace supplier has opened its North Charleston facility to assemble parts for the 787 Dreamliners made at Boeing South Carolina . Senior Aerospace AMT's expansion from Washington state to South Carolina helps "moves parts closer to Boeing South Carolina rather than shipping them from Arlington, Wash.," according to Dan Guzman, AMT South Carolina's general manager.

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  19. Daimler reportedly to announce Sprinter van plant expansion in North CharlestonRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | Charleston Business Journal

    Daimler is set to announce plans Friday morning to build Sprinter vans and create 1,200 jobs at its existing North Charleston plant, according to several state politicians. Sen. Paul Campbell, R-Goose Creek, said Daimler's decision to build and assemble the vehicles in the Charleston region is "a huge deal for South Carolina."

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  20. North Charleston to purchase 24-acre lot, give it to MUSC for new pediatric campusRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Charleston Business Journal

    North Charleston City Council unanimously agreed Thursday night to purchase nearly $4 million worth of land for the Medical University of South Carolina to build a new pediatric medical campus. The city plans to purchase a 24-acre lot at the corner of Rivers Avenue and Mall Drive and give it to MUSC free of charge, according to Mayor Keith Summey.

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