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Apprentices learn manufacturing in Magic Valley

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High school students in the Magic Valley are participating in apprenticeships to help them learn manufacturing skills. Similar to the software engineering apprenticeship program and the healthcare apprenticeship program the Department of Labor also offers, the manufacturing apprenticeship program – focused ...

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Burley will get a massive cold storage facility (access required)

NewCold, based in The Netherlands, will build a $90 million, 25 million-cubic-foot cold storage warehouse in Burley to store frozen French fries for manufacturer McCain Foods, which itself is expanding right now, Burley City Administrator Mark Mitton said. “It can ...

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Dow to build Styrofoam insulation plant in Burley

Dow Building Solutions, a business unit within Dow Chemical Co., intends to start construction in August on a 60,000-square-foot styrofoam manufacturing plant in Burley. The Burley plant will produce extruded polystyrene insulation, or XPS, a building insulation that meets higher ...

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California food equipment manufacturer eyes Caldwell to relocate company (access required)

Hayward, Calif.-based American Food Equipment Co. food processing equipment manufacturer may ultimately relocate entirely to Caldwell, a company representative said. Meanwhile, the food processing equipment manufacturer is building a second plant on 10 acres at the Sky Ranch Business Center ...

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