A group of panelists from the Urban Land Institute will present the preliminary findings of a study on Independence Boulevard from 9 to 11 a.m. Friday in Charlotte City Council chambers. The panelists are providing city leaders with assistance in identifying the ...Read More »
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Charlotte-based EnPro Industries said William Dries, its senior vice president and chief financial officer, will retire Sept. 11 when he turns 60. Alexander Pease, a partner with McKinsey & Co., will replace Dries. Pease will join the company Feb. 28 as a ...
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Charlotte-based Trinity Capital Advisors said today that it has purchased NASCAR Plaza in uptown. A press release did not provide the purchase price. Trinity, a real estate investment and development company, said it has purchased the debt and equity interest in the 19-story, 393,000-square-foot ...Read More »
Charlotte-based Allen Tate Co. and Davidson-based Knox Realty have merged. Knox opened in 1973 under owners Russell and Patricia Knox. It serves the Lake Norman area and northern Mecklenburg and Iredell counties. H. Allen Tate Jr. founded his company in 1957. ...
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One in every 50 homes in the Charlotte metropolitan area had foreclosure filings started against them in 2010, an increase of more than 37 percent over 2009, according to a report released Thursday by Irvine, Calif.-based RealtyTrac. There were 14,732 properties with foreclosure ...
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Charlotte-based Curtiss-Wright Controls said it has acquired Predator Systems Inc. in a $13.25 million deal that closed Friday. Curtiss-Wright Controls is the motion-control segment of Parsippany, N.J. -based Curtiss-Wright Corp. The company designs, manufactures and overhauls products for motion- and flow-control applications and ...Read More »
Minneapolis-based Target Corp. plans to open a store in Gastonia this year. Company spokeswoman Amy Reilly said the 135,000-square-foot store is scheduled to open in early October at Interstate 85 and Cox Road. It will have 100 to 250 employees, ...Read More »
Hickory-based CommScope said it has settled a patent-infringment lawsuit it filed against a Missouri company. CommScope, which specializes in communications infrastructure, sued BoreFlex in September, claiming the company infringed on a CommScope patent on improvements to toneable conduit with an embedded wire to carry ...Read More »
Charlotte-based Avantgarde Translations said today it has received certification from the U.S. Small Business Administration’s 8(a) Business Development Program. 8(a) certification helps companies deemed socially or economically disadvantaged gain access to federal assistance, opportunities and contracts. Established in 2004, Avantgarde is a language-services ...Read More »