Italian Company Chooses AEP-Owned River Rail Site for $360M Investment

Sofidel, an Italy-based paper tissue manufacturer, held a groundbreaking ceremony on March 16 for its integrated paper production plant in Inola, Oklahoma.

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Ready for Business: AEP Expands Quality Sites Portfolio

We have added 16 new industrial properties to our Quality Sites Program, increasing the total portfolio to 42 sites. Using third-party experts, these sites have been validated to meet the needs of industrial, data center and food processing users, and can minimize overall site location risk, save time, and reduce site development costs.

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Findlay Ranked Top ‘Micropolitan’ Community in the U.S. (Again!)

Site Selection magazine has ranked Findlay, Ohio, the top Micropolitan community in the United States for the second year in a row.

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AEP Quality Site in Virginia sold to ELDOR Corporation

Italian automotive manufacturing leader, ELDOR Corporation, is investing $75 million to build its first U.S. production plant in Botetourt County, Virginia.

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Harlingen Aerotropolis – Harlingen, TX

Soon to be the premier manufacturing destination in South Texas, this 479 acre site has been certified for industrial development through the AEP Quality Site Program by McCallum Sweeney Consulting, and offers strategic access to Latin American markets, the Eastern Seaboard and the Midwest with ease.

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The I-20/Greenwood Road Site – Shreveport, LA

The 313-acre I-20/Greenwood Road site in Shreveport, LA is the largest certified site on I-20. Certified as project-ready by AEP and the state of Louisiana, the site offers excellent transportation infrastructure and all utilities at the front of the site.

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Optimal Data Center Locations: Where and Why

Many factors go into selecting the optimal location for a data center. Experts have selected six main criteria for the selection process, detailed here.

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Shovel-Ready Sites: Certified and Ready to Go

Business Facilities Magazine, August 20, 2015

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