Biotech Energy opens corporate headquarters in Plattsburgh

Energy firm expects to create at least 10 area jobs Biotech Energy was officially welcomed Tuesday to its new corporate headquarters at Clinton Community College. The company bills itself as a full-service technology company that specializes in biomass thermal energy systems. Its goal is to allow clients to eliminate the use of fossil fuels for [...]

By |2018-11-28T21:05:24+00:00May 3rd, 2017|Categories: Local Success Stories, Other News, Regional News|Comments Off on Biotech Energy opens corporate headquarters in Plattsburgh

Norsk Titanium to Deliver the World’s First FAA-Approved, 3D-Printed, Structural Titanium Components to Boeing

Boeing 787 Dreamliner will be First Commercial Airplane to Fly with Certified Additive-Manufactured Titanium Parts in Structural Applications   Oslo, Norway – April 10, 2017 – Norsk Titanium AS, the world’s pioneering supplier of additive-manufactured, structural titanium components today announced it has received a production purchase order for 3D-printed structural titanium components from Boeing (NYSE: [...]

By |2017-08-04T14:08:57+00:00April 10th, 2017|Categories: Local Success Stories, Other News, Regional News, Transportation Cluster|Comments Off on Norsk Titanium to Deliver the World’s First FAA-Approved, 3D-Printed, Structural Titanium Components to Boeing

Norsk’s investment in its Plattsburgh facility leads to a contract with Boeing

Norsk Titanium President and CEO Warren Boley Jr. told the Press-Republican that the firm's ability to add production capabilities to its current facility in Plattsburgh helped the firm to secure a contract with Boeing on March 1, 2017. Norsk Titanium's current facility in Plattsburgh is located in TDC's Air Industrial Park.  Read Dan Heath's complete [...]

By |2017-08-04T14:10:44+00:00March 9th, 2017|Categories: Local Success Stories, Other News, Regional News, Transportation Cluster|Comments Off on Norsk’s investment in its Plattsburgh facility leads to a contract with Boeing

TDC to invest in incubator space at PBG

The state's commitment of $38 million is expected to enhance Plattsburgh International Airport in a number of ways. Airport Manager Christopher Kreig said the funding is targeted for 10 projects on the property. "This is great, not only for the airport but also for the entire region," he said. "The airport has a lot of [...]

By |2018-11-28T21:05:24+00:00January 12th, 2017|Categories: Local Success Stories, Other News, Regional News|Comments Off on TDC to invest in incubator space at PBG

Northstar Technology Center designated a tax-free zone

Great location for Canadian businesses looking to establish a presence in the U.S.   SUNY Plattsburgh has amended its START-UP NY Campus Plan in an effort to lure new businesses to the Northstar Technology Center in Chazy. The technology center, SUNY Plattsburgh President John Ettling said in a press release, would be a great location for Canadian businesses [...]

By |2018-11-28T21:05:25+00:00November 14th, 2016|Categories: Awards & Accolades, Other News, Regional News|Comments Off on Northstar Technology Center designated a tax-free zone

Launch of boat-building hub in the North Country

We have a market; we have a niche, we have a product that has been proven in England. A prototype is taking shape in Rouses Point that company officials hope will be the launch of a boat-building hub in the North Country. Pro Cat US, located at 5 Lincoln Drive, started operations in 2015, founded by Magguy [...]

By |2018-11-28T21:05:27+00:00April 24th, 2016|Categories: Local Success Stories, Other News, Regional News, Transportation Cluster|Comments Off on Launch of boat-building hub in the North Country

America’s abandoned factories in hot demand

There's a love affair happening with an unlikely type of real estate: America's empty factories and warehouses. Vacant commercial spaces are in high demand as both startups and multinationals look for facilities to house their U.S. operations. Several factors are driving this trend, according to Stuart Lichter, president of Industrial Reality Group, one of the [...]

By |2016-03-14T13:12:57+00:00March 14th, 2016|Categories: Other News|Comments Off on America’s abandoned factories in hot demand

The North American Center of Excellence for Transportation Equipment

A new means to bolster the manufacture of transportation equipment in the Plattsburgh area was unveiled Thursday. The North American Center of Excellence for Transportation Equipment is intended to unify the various players that can help the industry maximize its potential in this region. The center was announced by North Country Chamber of Commerce President [...]

By |2018-11-28T21:05:30+00:00June 15th, 2015|Categories: Other News, Regional News, Transportation Cluster|Comments Off on The North American Center of Excellence for Transportation Equipment

Canadian trade accounts for an estimated 680,000 jobs in New York alone

U.S.-Canada ties touted By Dan Heath, Press-Republican, March 29, 2015 The North Country is one of two areas in this country where people truly understand the importance of the relationship between Canada and the United States, Consul General of Canada in New York John Prato says. "You live it every day," he told the audience [...]

By |2016-11-18T21:16:46+00:00March 30th, 2015|Categories: Other News, Regional News|Comments Off on Canadian trade accounts for an estimated 680,000 jobs in New York alone