Category Archives: Industry

Japan’s Morio Denko picks Lincoln for first US plant.

LINCOLN Neb – Governor Pete Ricketts congratulated Morio USA Corporation on the grand opening of their new 11,436 sq. ft. facility in Lincoln. Morio USA is a manufacturer of electronic sign displays and moving message board panels used in lobbies, train ...

Sandhills builds IT center expansion in Lincoln.

LINCOLN, Neb. — Sandhills will soon break ground on a new facility on its 68-acre global headquarters in Lincoln, Nebraska. The announcement comes on the heels of a recently constructed IT facility, completed in October. The new 42,000-square-foot buil ...

Children’s Hospital grows in Omaha.

OMAHA, Neb. — Children’s Hospital and Medical Center in Omaha is growing with the addition of a two-story office building. The 30,000-square-foot building is in close proximity to the hospital’s headquarters at 8200 Dodge St. It is on a site ...

TrueJoy expands dance line products in Lincoln.

LINCOLN, Neb. — TrueJoy has launched a new line of active dance wear from its home in Lincoln. The company’s Activewear line offers a variety of products from individual tops to complete outfits. “We are so excited to introduce this unique n ...

Westroads Mall in Omaha set for food court overhaul.

OMAHA, Neb. — Westroads Mall plans to breathe new life into its food court with a whole new look and feel. Omaha’s Flagship Restaurant Group has been brought in to redesign the food court to bring in more gourmet fare. The 21,000-square-foot space ...

Nebraska Crossing adds tenants, plans expansion.

GRETNA, Neb. — Nebraska Crossing plans to expand the footprint of the outlet mall in Grenta and already has added new tenants. A $15 million project is in the works to add six buildings on the site. It would add more than 70,500 square feet of additiona ...

Kawasaki will add 95 jobs in Lincoln.

LINCOLN, Neb. — Kawasaki is looking for 95 workers for its plant in Lincoln. The company is adding the workers due to a $2 billion deal with the Federal Transportation Administration to build a subway car that is safer. The work will be done at the comp ...

Invenergy brings wind energy, jobs to Grand Island.

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. — Work on the Prairie Breeze III Wind Energy Center will bring wind power and 90 jobs to Grand Island during construction. It is owned by Invenergy. The City of Grand Island has signed a long-term agreement to purchase approximately 3 ...

Cosentry brings IT solutions to Creighton University.

OMAHA, Neb. — Managed IT solutions company Cosentry will provide its IT Service Desk programs to streamline technical processes at Creighton University. It will speed up technical inquires and improve resolution times for students and staff. The fully i ...

LI-COR flips on new lighting technology in Lincoln.

LINCOLN, Neb. — LI-COR, a leader in light sensor technology for more than 40 years, has launched a light measurement tool for use in a number of applications. The company has launched a redesigned pyranometer, quantum sensor, photometric sensor, and lin ...

Bellevue Toyota going places with growth, jobs.

BELLEVUE, Neb. — Bellevue Toyota Scion has new ownership that will invest $10 million in a new facility and hire additional staff. Going forward it will be called Corwin Toyota of Bellevue. The dealership recently was acquired by Fargo, N.D.-based Corwi ...