Terry Murphy

Jun 05, 2012 |
By Rick Yencer MUNCIE, IN - The hallowed ground of the Ball Brothers glass factory has evolved into one of the best plastic packaging makers in the United States. Spartech Packaging Technologies is building a $19 million expansion and adding 32 local jobs at the site. The company showed off its new expansion  Tuesday on the grounds where the first Ball glass jars were made more than a century ago. The tower...
May 31, 2012 |
By Rick Yencer  MUNCIE, IN - Plenty of Delaware County manufacturers could benefit from a trade mission by Muncie and Indiana to the Far East next week.  China is a the destination of Terry Murphy, vice president of economic development for the Muncie-Delaware County Chamber of Commerce, and Brad Bookout, county redevelopment director, when they travel to Muncie's sister city of Zhuji City...
May 30, 2012 |
By Rick Yencer YORKTOWN, IN - Park One, an interstate commerce site,  got a much needed boost Wednesday that will help ensure sanitary sewers. Additionally, a rail connection will help make it viable for business. Delaware County Council stepped up to the plate and adopted a $3.2 million bond to fund the utility and transportation work with federal development funds and local economic...
Oct 28, 2011 |
Locomotives built at the old Westinghouse Plant on Cowan Road have put Muncie back on the manufacturing map. Progress Rail, a subsidiary of Caterpillar Inc., opened their doors to community and business leaders to show off their bright red locomotive headed to Mexico. A second locomotive built in  the last 10 months is headed for Gabon. More than 250 people witnessed history of the biggest...
Jun 12, 2009 |
MUNCIE, IN  - Delaware County is establishing itself as a dynamic center for green, renewable and alternative energy innovation.  VAT-Energies, LLC and VAT-Service, LLC a wholly owned subsidiaries of VAT-Service Getriebetechnik in Germany announced today the company's plans to locate its North American corporate headquarters, service and manufacturing facilities near Yorktown in Delaware County...