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A Tale of Two Economic Worlds

  BY LANNY KELLER | LKELLER@THEADVOCATE.COM MAR 12, 2019 - 6:00 PM Years ago, Baton Rouge businessman Jim Bernhard told a story of how a classmate of ...... [more]

Push Candidates to Back Gas Tax

  ADVOCATE EDITORIAL MAR 13, 2019 - 6:00 AM Talking to a room full of business people, Shawn Wilson had a simple statement: “I challenge any business to charge ...... [more]

Louisiana Gas Production Rebounds

SAM KARLIN | SKARLIN@THEADVOCATE.COM, MAR 10, 2019 - 12:15 AM   Louisiana’s natural gas production has quietly rebounded to its highest point since 2012, as drillers return to north Louis...... [more]

Kopter announces Louisiana Helicopter Facility

  03.05.19 Gov. Edwards And Kopter CEO Andreas Löwenstein Announce Louisiana Helicopter Facility Assembly of SH09 helicopters in Lafayette to result in more than 275 new direct and indirect ...... [more]

ExxonMobil to Expand Baton Rouge Operations

Please see the below release announcing final investment funding of the polypropylene expansion project at the Baton Rouge Polyolefins Plant issued by our corporation today. Also see t...... [more]

Epic Piping announces $40M expansion

Excerpt from Greater Baton Rouge Business Report’s Daily Report online www.businessreport.com Feb 21, 2019   Epic Piping announces $40M expansion By Stephanie Riegel ...... [more]