SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

Industrial Info Resources

September 02, 2010 05:30 ET

Southwest Market Region Expects More Than $1 Billion in September Project Starts, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - September 2, 2010) -  Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The U.S. Southwest region, which includes the states of Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas and Oklahoma, is set to kick off more than $1.2 billion of industrial projects during September. While, as usual, the Power Industry, which has $296 million in planned September project starts, leads other industrial sectors, the Food & Beverage Industry, with $275 million in planned project starts, and the Industrial Manufacturing Industry, with $253 million in planned projects, are making significant starts in the Southwest region in September. One of the largest projects to kick off in the region during September is Caterpillar Incorporated's (NYSE:CAT) (Peoria, Illinois) grassroot construction of a hydraulic excavator manufacturing plant in Victoria, Texas.

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