Berkeley County takes leading role in SC economic development report

Berkeley County takes leading role in SC economic development report BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. [MONDAY, FEB 11, 2019]  Berkeley County had three of South Carolina’s top economic development announcements in 2018, according to the state’s Commerce Department, which tallied nearly… Read More

VTL Precision expanding Lowcountry presence with new operations in Berkeley County

  VTL Precision expanding Lowcountry presence with new operations in Berkeley County $8.2 million investment to house new business line in Goose Creek, S.C. COLUMBIA, S.C. [January 3, 2019] – VTL Precision, a leading developer and manufacturer of precision-engineered engine,… Read More

W INTERNATIONAL CREATING MORE THAN 600 JOBS IN BERKELEY COUNTY

Metal fabricator investing $35.2 million to support submarine industry BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. [TUESDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2018] – W International, a full-service manufacturer of large, complex, welded metal fabrications, today announced plans to locate new production operations in Berkeley County. The… Read More

Roper Opens Medical Office on Berkeley County Campus

Roper Opens Medical Office on Berkeley County Campus Monday, December 10, 2018 – Roper St. Francis Healthcare has opened its new Berkeley County medical office building, half of the hospital system’s new Summerville campus. “Our strategy in developing our… Read More

$100,000 AVAILABLE TO TRI-COUNTY EMPLOYERS SEEKING TO TRAIN CURRENT EMPLOYEES

$100,000 AVAILABLE TO TRI-COUNTY EMPLOYERS SEEKING TO TRAIN CURRENT EMPLOYEES DEADLINE TO SUBMIT APPLICATIONS DEC. 13   NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (Dec. 3, 2018) – Federal Incumbent Worker Training Assistance (IWT) funds totaling $100,000 are available through the Workforce Innovations and Opportunity… Read More

TRIDENT TECHNICAL COLLEGE IS OFFERING FREE LEAN MANUFACTURING TRAINING FOR 84 PARTICIPANTS THROUGH THE MANUFIRSTSC GRANT PROGRAM

TRIDENT TECHNICAL COLLEGE IS OFFERING FREE LEAN MANUFACTURING TRAINING FOR 84 PARTICIPANTS THROUGH THE MANUFIRSTSC GRANT PROGRAM Trident Technical College December 3, 2018 The demand for workers in high-tech lean manufacturing is expected to continue to surge in… Read More

Volvo Cars US Operations in Berkeley County Wins South Carolina Chamber Awards

Volvo Cars US Operations in Berkeley County Wins South Carolina Chamber Awards for Workforce Development and Manufacturing Employee of the Year 2018 Workforce Innovator Award for Medium-Sized Company The SC Chamber of Commerce‘s Workforce Innovator Awards honor companies… Read More

Evonik Industries Cuts the Ribbon on New Chemical Plant in Berkeley County

Evonik Industries Cuts the Ribbon on New Chemical Plant in Berkeley County Oct 16, 2018 – Berkeley County joined industry leaders today to cut the ribbon and celebrate Evonik Industries’ new chemical plant in Goose Creek. The precipitated silica plant… Read More

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Berkeley County Sponsors a Course for Manufacturing Training

Berkeley County Announces Additional Training for Manufacturing Jobs Sign-up and information session scheduled October 9 at 5 p.m.  MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Monday, October 1, 2018) Berkeley County will host an information meeting to provide training for manufacturing… Read More

GOOGLE INVESTING $600 MILLION IN ITS BERKELEY COUNTY OPERATIONS

GOOGLE INVESTING $600 MILLION IN ITS BERKELEY COUNTY OPERATIONS Tuesday, August 28, 2018 marks the 10-year anniversary of landmark data center COLUMBIA, S.C. [August 28, 2018] – Google today confirmed plans to further expand its existing campus in Berkeley County, marking the… Read More