SALISBURY, N.C. — Continental Structural Plastics (CSP), a leading manufacturer of automotive and heavy truck composite components, will expand its operations in North Carolina to create 61 jobs. The company will make a capital investment of $45 million to add new capabilities to its Salisbury facility in Rowan County. “North Carolina’s manufacturing base continues to grow…

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RALEIGH, N.C. — The North Carolina Rural Infrastructure Authority (RIA) has approved 18 grant requests to local governments totaling $4,847,243. The requests include commitments to create a total of 590 jobs, 296 of which were previously announced. The public investment in these projects will attract more than $103 million in private investment.   “North Carolina’s rural communities need support to upgrade their infrastructure…

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Retirement Clearinghouse, LLC (RCH), a leading national name in retirement plan services, will create 300 new jobs in Mecklenburg County. The company will invest more than $4.1 million to expand their headquarters and corporate office in Charlotte.  “North Carolina continues to attract innovative technology companies like Retirement Clearinghouse,” said Governor Roy Cooper. “This Mecklenburg County…

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RALEIGH, N.C. — Businesses and nonprofit organizations in North Carolina that have experienced interruption due to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic could qualify for up to $250,000 from a new state grant program, Governor Roy Cooper announced this week. The Department of Commerce is now accepting applications for the Job Retention Grant Program (JRG) through the agency’s…

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RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. — Beam Therapeutics (Nasdaq; BEAM), a biotechnology company developing precision medicines through DNA base editing, plans to build a manufacturing facility in North Carolina’s Research Triangle Park, creating 201 jobs. Over a period of 5 years, the company expects to invest $83 million in the facility, which will support clinical and commercial…

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RALEIGH, N.C. — State leaders introduced the new NCcareers.org, an integrated career information system that offers North Carolinians ways to explore careers and job opportunities, on Wednesday. “North Carolinians need resources to navigate the quickly changing job market,” Governor Roy Cooper said. “The new NCcareers.org helps people research the education and training options that lead…

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Centene Corporation, a Fortune 50 provider of managed care services for public and private health plans, will create an East Coast regional headquarters and technology hub in Charlotte. This move, which was announced July 1, will bring 3,237 new jobs to North Carolina and an investment of $1,034,900,790 by 2032.  Centene’s 3,237-job…

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