Undersea Warfare Manufacturing, Engineering Company Expands in Southwest PA, Bringing Nearly 40 New Jobs to Region

Undersea Warfare Manufacturing, Engineering Company Expands in Southwest PA, Bringing Nearly 40 New Jobs to Region

Governor Tom Wolf announced that Advanced Acoustic Concepts, LLC, a leading provider of undersea warfare (USW) solutions for integrated USW systems, sensors, weapons and trainers, ​including the United States Navy, has selected Pennsylvania as the best place to support its expansion project, expand​ing operations at its Lemont Furnace engineering and production facility, creating 36 new, full-time high-wage jobs and retaining 120 current positions in Fayette County. “Advanced Acoustic Concepts has been a part of

The Southwest Is America’s New Factory Hub. ‘Cranes Everywhere.’

The Southwest Is America’s New Factory Hub. ‘Cranes Everywhere.’

Companies producing everything from steel to electric cars are planning and building new plants in Southwest states, far from historical hubs of American industry in the Midwest and Southeast. The lure is open land, local tax breaks and a growing supply of tech-savvy workers. The Southwest, comprising Arizona, New Mexico, Texas and Oklahoma, increased its