Social

Twitter - TXManufacturers

Facebook - Texas Association of Manufacturers

Temporary property tax exemptions attract investment to Texas and lead to thousands of new jobs. If Chapter 312 is allowed to expire, Texas will lose major projects and jobs to other states. Learn more: keeptexasfirst.com

Visually impaired find work, family at South Texas Lighthouse for the Blind

kristv.com

The plant is continuously producing items, and they do hope to reach out more to local businesses.

#Manufacturing takes many shapes and forms providing jobs in a wide array of sectors for people. South Texas Lighthouse for the Blind opened in 1964, and for more than 50 years, it has been manufacturing over a dozen different items. STLB is the largest employer to the visually impaired in South Texas.

The U.S. Just Became a Net Oil Exporter for the First Time in 75 Years

bloomberg.com

America turned into a net oil exporter last week, breaking almost 75 years of continued dependence on foreign oil and marking a pivotal -- even if likely brief -- moment toward what U.S. President Donald Trump has branded as "energy independence."

“We continue to re-tool our export infrastructure along the Gulf Coast to expand capacity, and you continue to see strong demand globally for crude oil.”

High property taxes create a huge barrier to new jobs in Texas. If Chapter 312 is allowed to expire, Texas will lose major projects and jobs to other states. Learn more: keeptexasfirst.com

National Influenza Vaccination Week

cdc.gov

National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW) is a national observance that was established to highlight the importance of continuing influenza vaccination.

It’s National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW)! The makers of life saving medicines like flu vaccinations are a proud part of our diverse manufacturing community in Texas. NIVW highlights the importance of continuing flu vaccination through the holiday season and beyond. Make sure you get a flu vaccine to protect yourself and your loved ones this flu season. For more information on NIVW, visit: https://go.usa.gov/xPd6X.

MFG Chemical Upgrades Pasadena, Texas, Production Facility - Area Development

areadevelopment.com

MFG Chemical, a global leader in specialty and custom chemical manufacturing, is upgrading its Pasadena, Texas plant, which the company acquired in March 2018, and sits on 24.5 acres.

MFG Chemical, a global leader in specialty and custom chemical #manufacturing, is upgrading its plant in Pasadena, Texas. The company acquired the facility in March 2018, which sits on 24.5 acres.

Toyota's San Antonio plant appoints new leader

expressnews.com

Toyota’s San Antonio plant, Toyota Motor Manufacturing Texas, has a new president.

Toyota Motor Manufacturing Texas - TMMTX Toyota’s San Antonio plant, Toyota Motor #Manufacturing Texas, has a new president. Senior Vice President Kevin Voelkel replaces Yoshihisa Nagatani, who will become executive vice president of Toyota do Brasil. Voelkel starts Jan. 1. #sanantonio

DynaEnergetics expands manufacturing facility in central Texas

worldoil.com

DynaEnergetics, a business of DMC Global, has opened new manufacturing, assembly and administrative facilities on its industrial campus in Blum, Texas. The facility spans 74,000-sq ft and significantly expands the production capacity of the company’s DynaStage well perforating system.

DynaEnergetics, a business of DMC Global, has opened new #manufacturing, assembly and administrative facilities on its industrial campus in Blum, Texas. The facility spans 74,000-sq ft and significantly expands the production capacity of the company’s DynaStage well perforating system. Brian Birdwell Cody Harris for State Representative Roger Williams

New manufacturing company builds jobs in Breckenridge

bigcountryhomepage.com

BRECKENRIDGE, Texas (KTAB) - A new manufacturing company in Breckenridge is making a big impact on the city's economy.  New Vision Manufacturing is just two months into production and has already brought jobs to the community.

A new #manufacturing company in Breckenridge is making a big impact on the city's economy. 80 employees are already on board and even more are on the way... Charles Perry Mike Lang Congressman Mike Conaway