SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

April 24, 2009 05:00 ET

Louisiana Lines Up $13 Billion in Planned Industrial Project Construction Starts for 2009, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - April 24, 2009) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- More than $13 billion -- that's the total investment value of the industrial projects currently on track to begin construction in Louisiana during 2009. The $13 billion will go toward engineering, outfitting and constructing 269 major industrial projects planned for 2009 in Louisiana. The top four industries include Alternative Fuels with 5 projects totaling $4.4 billion, Power Generation with 24 projects totaling $2.5 billion, Chemical Processing with 97 projects totaling $1.8 billion and Petroleum Refining with 55 projects totaling $1.5 billion.

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