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Sappi North America: Maine mills are key to sustainable business strategy

James McCarthy |

Sappi North America's paper mills in Westbrook and Skowhegan are integral contributors to the company's industry-leading sustainability performance, which received a “gold recognition...

Boatbuilder plans expansion in East Boothbay

Washburn & Doughty Associates of East Boothbay announced the planned purchase of two adjacent buildings from Hodgdon Yachts.

Pop-up 'Play Kiosk' deployed in Congress Square Park

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Entrepreneurs Ben Davis and Emily Davis, sibling owners of the Portland Container Co. in South Portland, have deployed a “Play Kiosk” in Portland's Congress Square Park.

Merger gives South Portland's Grow-Tech expanded global reach

James McCarthy |

Grow-Tech Inc., the South Portland-based producer of stabilized seeding and cutting media for professional horticulture, has merged with sister companies Quick Plug (located in Netherlands) and Omni...

Hussey Seating: Manufacturers 'feeling the pain' of new tariffs

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Hussey Seating Co. in North Berwick today issued a statement urging the Trump administration to remove the tariffs imposed June 1 on Canadian steel and aluminum imports, saying price increases...

Bath Iron Works to recall laid-off workers

Bath Iron Works is in the process of recalling workers who were laid off in recent months.

BIW awarded $50M DDG 51 lead yard services contract

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The U.S. Navy has awarded Bath Iron Works a contract to provide lead yard services for the DDG 51 Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer program.

American Jobs Project: Offshore wind could support 2,100 Maine jobs annually

James McCarthy |

Maine's offshore wind potential and the expertise it's already gained through the Maine Aqua Ventus project is a “significant economic opportunity for job growth” that could support an...

Maine Aqua Ventus awaits PUC decision as offshore wind takes off elsewhere

James McCarthy |

The emerging offshore wind industry along the East Coast is picking up momentum, with Massachusetts regulators two weeks ago selecting Vineyard Wind, which is backed by Avangrid Renewables and its...

Layoffs loom at Limestone’s Maine Military Authority

With Maine Military Authority completing its contract to overhaul 32 transit buses for the Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority, it might have to lay off 53 employees if more work is not found.