Category: 2013

Ascension Launches Program

Parish to Evaluate Additional Economic Development Sites BY TIMOTHY BOONE Advocate Business Writer July 22, 2013 0 COMMENTS The Ascension Economic Development Corp. is launching a program to help identify sites in the parish that would be good locations for economic development projects. The AEDC selected CSRS, a Baton Rouge engineering firm, to handle the… Read more »

CF Industries Receives Louisiana and Iowa Air Permits

CF Industries Receives Louisiana and Iowa Air Permits DEERFIELD, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul. 16, 2013– CF Industries Holdings, Inc.(NYSE:CF) today reported that regulators in Louisiana and Iowa have issued final air emission permits related to the company’s capacity expansion projects in both states. The Donaldsonville, Louisiana project consists of new urea and UAN plants scheduled to come on stream in the second half of… Read more »

LED | Louisiana Economic Development

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 25, 2013 Contact: Gary Perilloux (225) 342-3437 METHANEX ANNOUNCES $550 MILLION METHANOL PLANT PROJECT IN LOUISIANA Two relocated plants will result in more than 1,300 new direct and indirect jobs GONZALES, La. — Today, Gov. Bobby Jindal and Methanex Vice President of Corporate Development Gary Rowan announced Methanex… Read more »

Hola Nola Foods

P.O. Box 1628 Gonzales, LA 70707 | 225-675-1750 | Fax 225-675-1751 | FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Mike Eades, Ascension Economic Development Corp. (225) 675-1750 Rod Olson, Hola Nola Foods, LLC (225) 573-6993 Hola Nola Foods Breaks Ground on Louisiana’s Only Flour and Corn Tortilla Plant Ascension Parish, LA (March 7, 2013) Hola Nola Foods,… Read more »