Category Archives: Pennsylvania

Kennametal moving HQ to downtown Pittsburgh.

PITTSBURGH — Kennametal will move its headquarters to downtown Pittsburgh within 60 days. The international manufacturer will relocate about 100 employees, including top management, to the new facility. The move to the city gives Kennametal an advantage ...

Fedegari opens Bucks County technology center.

SELLERSVILLE, Pa. — Fedegari Technologies hosted a grand opening for its new $2.9 million technology center in Sellersville, Bucks County. The facility and innovative technology center will enable the company to improve interaction with customers from p ...

AstraZeneca expanding biologics production.

WILMINGTON, Pa. — AstraZeneca has added to its biologics manufacturing capability in the U.S. with the purchase of a high-tech biologics bulk manufacturing facility in Colorado. The new facility will increase manufacturing and production capacity to su ...

Alcoa investing $60M, adding 90 at Tech Center.

UPPER BURRELL TOWNSHIP, Pa. — Alcoa, a lightweight metals manufacturer, plans to invest at least $60 million to  expand its R&D site in Upper Burrell Township. The project will create at least 90 new, full-time positions and retain 2,995 current p ...

PIDA loans will help create 109 new jobs statewide.

HARRISBURG, Pa. — The Department of Community and Economic Development announced new state investments approved by the Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority. The funding will support the continued growth of state businesses that are projected ...

Saxbys Coffee hiring 100 in Philadelphia.

PHILADELPHIA — Saxbys Coffee is hiring 100 baristas, team leads and café managers at locations throughout the Philadelphia area. Successful candidates should be passionate and focused on customer service. Saxbys Coffee offers many opportunities for a ...

Aprecia Pharmaceuticals using 3D printing to make drugs.

LANGHORNE, Pa. — Aprecia Pharmaceuticals, based in Langhorne, uses three-dimensional technology to make drugs that are easier to swallow. The specialty pharmaceutical company leverages three-dimensional printing to create fast-melt dosage forms of dru ...

Uber developing technology less susceptible to hacking.

PITTSBURGH — Uber Technologies wants to help insure that its vehicles are not susceptible to hacking. It has hired  computer security engineers for its Uber Advanced Technologies Center in an effort to develop technology that is less likely to be ...

Bollman tipping its hat to Adamstown.

ADAMSTOWN, Pa. — Bollman Hat Company, the oldest hat maker in the U.S., will expand its operations in Adamstown. The expansion will retain 176 positions and create 41 new, full-time jobs over the next three years. “Bollman’s decision to bring a pr ...