SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

January 03, 2008 05:05 ET

Northeast Region's 2008 Capital Investment Forecast: 493 Capital/MRO Projects Valued at $26.5 Billion to Begin Construction, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - January 3, 2008) - Reported by Annette Kreuger, Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The Northeast region is poised for a happy economic new year if the scheduled 493 active capital/MRO (maintenance) projects begin construction in 2008. Encompassing New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware, the region is expecting a total investment value of $26.5 billion for the projects to get underway next year. In terms of investment dollars, this represents a whopping 63% jump over 2007, with its $15.7 billion in project starts.

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