economic development http://kuer.org en Boeing Chooses Utah Manufacturing Plant to Provide Composite Parts for 787 Dreamliner http://kuer.org/post/boeing-chooses-utah-manufacturing-plant-provide-composite-parts-787-dreamliner <p><a href="http://www.boeing.com/boeing/" target="_blank">Boeing</a> has selected a Salt Lake City manufacturing plant to produce the composite fiber frame for the <a href="http://www.boeing.com/boeing/commercial/787family/background.page?" target="_blank">787 Dreamliner</a> aircraft.</p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 21:33:57 +0000 Brian Grimmett 39475 at http://kuer.org Boeing Chooses Utah Manufacturing Plant to Provide Composite Parts for 787 Dreamliner Boeing Considering Utah For Construction of 777X http://kuer.org/post/boeing-considering-utah-construction-777x <p>Utah Governor Gary Hebert says Boeing officials spoke with him yesterday to ask if the state would be interested in assembling the new 777X airplane, a proposition that could have an economic impact for the state in the billions of dollars.</p> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 23:30:00 +0000 Brian Grimmett 39204 at http://kuer.org Boeing Considering Utah For Construction of 777X Utah Exceeding Expectations in 100K Jobs in 1,000 Days Goal http://kuer.org/post/utah-exceeding-expectations-100k-jobs-1000-days-goal <p>Utah Governor Gary Herbert says his office is exceeding expectations at the half-way point of a goal to create 100 thousand jobs in one thousand days.</p><p>Speaking at a high tech manufacturing plant that chose to expand in Utah last year, Governor Herbert announced that the private sector has created 63,600 jobs since he announced the goal during his 2012 state of the state speech. Herbert says when companies choose to expand in Utah it often creates a ripple effect that leads to even more job creation.</p> Thu, 27 Jun 2013 22:05:57 +0000 Brian Grimmett 31596 at http://kuer.org Utah Exceeding Expectations in 100K Jobs in 1,000 Days Goal