SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

August 13, 2008 09:30 ET

Massachusetts Claims 65% Share of $2.5 Billion in Third-Quarter New England Project Starts, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - August 13, 2008) - Reported by Annette Kreuger for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The New England region, which includes the states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont, is currently forecast to have $2.5 billion in industrial capital and maintenance, repair and overhaul projects during the third-quarter of this year. The largest of the pharma-biotech projects currently scheduled for third-quarter kickoff is Shire Limited's (NASDAQ:SHPGY) (Wayne, Pennsylvania) $394 million biomanufacturing plant in Lexington, Massachusetts. The largest of the Industrial Manufacturing projects for the quarter is Evergreen Solar's (NASDAQ:ESLR) (Marlboro, Massachusetts) $170 million solar panel manufacturing plant in Devens, Massachusetts.

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