Last week, ESG Architects and developer Schafer Richardson released plans for a high-rise apartment development proposed to replace the historic Nye’s Polonaise Room.
Minnesota’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell to 3.6 percent in December, according to January figures from Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). The U.S. unemployment rate was 5.6 percent.
Hundreds of lawsuits filed in the past 12 months allege that monster seed company Syngenta Corp. knowingly marketed genetically modified seed as part of their Agrisure Viptera and Agrisure Duracade lines. American corn farmers grew that corn and sold it to grain handlers for distribution in international markets, only to find the product banned.
Earnings reports for the end of the year, showed Xcel Energy, United Health, Magellan Midstream Partners and Canadian Pacific Railways ending 2014 strong.
California-based Origin Oil, (OTCMKTS:OOIL) once focused on producing fuels and chemicals from algae oils, has been in the process of refocusing its work on clean up processes for contaminated fracking water. Hydraulic fracturing’s greedy water usage has prompted some industry insiders to fear increased government regulation. Origin Oil says it has solved this problem.
When an $1.8 billion project sits half finished, and it was expected to rehab a historic, though languishing industrial region of the United States, people start to protest and panic. That’s what was happening around the Essar Steel site in Nashwauk, MN. Continue reading Essar back in the game?
Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) completed the acquisition of WILD Flavors GmbH, in October. The $3 billion acquisition is ADM’s largest ever and meant to strategically add a wide portfolio of specialty ingredients for the processed foods industry.
Power, Industrial AG and renewable energy projects in the Dakotas account for a hefty percentage of Wanzek’s backlog.
When Florida-based Mastec Inc., bought Fargo’s Wanzek construction for $200 million in 2008, it became a major player in energy construction. The company is an interesting play for investors looking for entries into North Dakota’s hot construction sector, where opportunities in the public market are few.