SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

Industrial Info Resources

September 15, 2015 06:15 ET

Great Lakes: More Than $12 Billion in Project Kickoffs in Fourth Quarter, Fueled by Natural Gas, Auto Growth, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwired - Sep 15, 2015) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- A rapidly recovering automotive market and the benefits of natural gas growth are propelling construction projects in the U.S. Great Lakes region. The U.S. auto industry saw the strongest sales in a decade in August, and leading manufacturers are exporting more cars than ever. Industrial Info is tracking $12.08 billion in projects set to begin construction in the region from October through December, although $3 billion of that amount is attached to a project with high uncertainty. More than 75% of the total is attributed to four industries: Alternative Fuels, Power, Industrial Manufacturing, and Metals & Minerals.

Within this article: Details on the 10 highest-value projects in the Great Lakes region, including those from major companies such as:

  • Pure Energy Resources LLC
  • Clean Coal Refining Corporation
  • SunCoke Energy (NYSE:XSC)
  • General Motors Corporation (NYSE:GM)
  • NTE Energy
  • Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK)
  • NiSource Incorporated
  • MarkWest (NYSE:MWE)

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