Economic Gateway http://www.oneeastky.com One East Kentucky News RSS Feed Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:00:35 -0800 en-us New manufacturing company will employ coal miners and create specialized trucks http://www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media-/?item=14607 www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media- Tue, 21 Nov 9600 15:09:51 -0800 SilverLiner, a new manufacturing company, is coming to Pikeville. The company will be located in the Kentucky Industrial Park and produce tanker trucks. "It means more to me than anything to p... Comeback for coal? http://www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media-/?item=14198 www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 President Trump has rolled back regulations with the promise of revitalizing the coal industry—a welcome notion for many in coal country. So is coal poised for a comeback? Not necessari... Math Maniacs http://www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media-/?item=14197 www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 When you picture a stereotypical math whiz, what do you see? An absent-minded professor with Einstein hair? A reclusive Rain Man hiding in the garage? A burly Appalachian coal miner? That&rsq... A retraining success story http://www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media-/?item=14196 www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media- Tue, 21 Nov 2400 15:07:53 -0800 Ask anyone changing careers—the task of retooling, upgrading, and repurposing job skills is one of the more difficult challenges a person can take on. It helps, however, if the skills requir... Manufacturing comes to coal country http://www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media-/?item=14195 www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Kentucky’s coal country has been hard hit by the changing energy industry. Since the early 2000s, Eastern Kentucky has seen its coal employment plummet from about 13,700 jobs to abo... From Mining to Manufacturing http://www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media-/?item=14194 www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media- Tue, 21 Nov 5600 15:06:49 -0800 A new training program in Eastern Kentucky puts unemployed miners to work running the world’s most advanced computer-assisted industrial machining equipment. “Hillbillies. Mountain pe... What Could 10,000 Skilled Workers Do for Your Business? http://www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media-/?item=13579 www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 We are entering a time of increased economic prosperity, one that is full of opportunities for business growth. With the global marketplace demanding aerospace products, it is time for growing compani... Eastern Kentucky is an AEROreadytm Region http://www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media-/?item=13578 www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Eastern Kentucky is an AEROreadytm Region, being one of the few communities in the United States to meet the criteria. Kentucky is leading in aerospace exports and the activities in Eastern Kentucky p... Aerospace Suppliers are Moving to Eastern Kentucky http://www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media-/?item=13577 www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Kentucky is now the second largest aerospace exporter in the United States. With a low cost of doing business, pro-business government and an available workforce, this region is quickly becoming the c... Kentucky Is Focused On Growth in Aerospace http://www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media-/?item=13576 www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media- Tue, 21 Nov 8400 15:04:50 -0800 Did you know that Kentucky is the second largest aerospace exporter in the United States? Kentucky has consistently grown in aerospace exports as more and more companies realize the benefits of locati... 7 Reasons Why Aerospace Companies Are Considering Eastern Kentucky http://www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media-/?item=13580 www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Eastern Kentucky is known for its hardworking people. With coal mining having been the major industry in the area, working hard and doing what it takes to get the job done has defined this region for ... Thoroughbred Aviation Maintenance to Add Location in Eastern Kentucky http://www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media-/?item=12568 www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Thoroughbred Aviation Maintenance to Add 15-Job Location in Eastern Kentucky Georgetown-based company purchased and remodeled a hangar, invest $2... Appalachia To Lead the Manufacturing Boon: Braidy Industries Invests 1.3 Billion http://www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media-/?item=11990 www.oneeastky.com/oek/news-and-media- Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Producer for aerospace and automotive industries will revitalize the Appalachian region. Prestonsburg, KY – Braidy Industries will construct a 2.5 million square-foot...