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Fact Sheet: Center for Applied Innovation University of South Carolina, IBM, Fluor Corp.

In a fact sheet supplied by the University of South Carolina, the Center for Applied Innovation is outline is this way: Read More...


Michelin plant in Upstate its 1st to make airless radial tires

Michelin North America Chairman and President Pete Selleck before a John Deere mower equipped with the Tweel airless radial tire. (Photo by Bill Poovey)Michelin today opened a plant in Piedmont to make an airless radial tire that never goes flat. The 135,000-square-foot Tweel plant is a $50 million investment and will create about 100 jobs. Michelin’s Tweel for landscape and construction vehicles combines a rigid wheel hub with flexible, deformable polyurethane spokes. Read More...


Michelin plant in Upstate its 1st to make airless radial tires

Michelin North America Chairman and President Pete Selleck before a John Deere mower equipped with the Tweel airless radial tire. (Photo by Bill Poovey)Michelin today opened a plant in Piedmont to make an airless radial tire that never goes flat. The 135,000-square-foot Tweel plant is a $50 million investment and will create about 100 jobs. Michelin’s Tweel for landscape and construction vehicles combines a rigid wheel hub with flexible, deformable polyurethane spokes. Read More...


SPF North America expanding Greenwood County facility

The pet food manufacturer’s $12 million investment in its plant at Hodges is expected to result in 15 new jobs. Read More...