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Roofing Products Manufacturer to Acquire Standard Register Building; 66 New Jobs to be Created

TERRE HAUTE, Indiana (October 5, 2006)—Black Dog Ranch, LLC (BDR), a Colorado limited liability entity doing business in Idaho and California with its principal place of business in Bellevue, Idaho, today announced plans to purchase the former Standard Register Building at 1251 North Fruitridge Avenue in Terre Haute, Indiana. BDR plans to create 66 new jobs in its first year of operation. The company will initially invest over $4.7 to acquire and equipment the 54,000 square foot facility. Key to BDR's decision to locate in Terre Haute was incentives offered by the State of Indiana and the City of Terre Haute.

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Indy-based Steel Fabrication Company Expands to Terre Haute

TERRE HAUTE, IN (October 4, 2006)—Lenex Steel, an Indianapolis-based steel fabrication company, today announced plans to acquire the former Interstate Welding & Fabrication building at 2325 South 6th Street in Terre Haute, Indiana. Lenex plans to create 60 new jobs by 2008 as a result of its acquisition of the 100,000 square foot facility. The company plans to invest more than $3.5 million in building improvements and equipment.

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Clabber Girl Expands to Meet Growing Demands

It's Not Just Baking Powder Anymore!

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (September 19, 2006)-Clabber Girl Corporation, manufacturer of America's No. 1 retail baking powder, today announced that it will expand its operations with an approximately 70,000 sq. ft. building addition that is expected to create 42 new jobs over the next four years. Clabber Girl will expand its current location, at Ninth and Wabash in Downtown Terre Haute.

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Governor Daniels Announces CertainTeed to bring 145 jobs in Terre Haute

Terre Haute, Indiana (April 6, 2006)— The Terre Haute area economy received another boost today with an announcement by Governor Mitch Daniels that CertainTeed Corporation, a leading North American building products manufacturer, will locate its newest manufacturing facility there, bringing more than 100 jobs.

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Fighting the 'Meth Monster'

BizVoice-Magazine of the Indiana Chamber of Commerce
—by Tom Schuman
Innovative business opportunities. The latest fashion trends. Popular cultural movements.  All of these and more typically find their beginnings in the costal areas of the United States before migrating to the Midwest. [read more]


Terre Haute, Indiana


The Terre Haute Economic Development Corporation works closely with local and state officials to develop customized packages that meet the needs of business and the interests of the community.  The scope of project incentives is based on number and type of new jobs created or retained in Indiana, and new capital investments made in the community.

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Terre Haute EDC
630 Wabash Avenue, Suite 101
Terre Haute, Indiana 47807

Steve Witt, President
Phone: (812) 234-2524
Fax: (812) 232-6054

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