Economic Gateway http://www.tigertransfer.com Tiger Transfer, LLC News RSS Feed Thu, 20 Jul 2017 09:28:57 -0700 en-us From Small Towns to Global Markets: How Freight Rail Drives Economic Growth http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=12683 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Nearly 150 years after the Golden Spike in Promontory Summit, Utah, completed this nation’s first transcontinental railroad, America’s freight railroad industry remains an emblem of innova... Made in Wyoming http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=12682 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Made in Wyoming program is one of the Wyoming Business Council’s small business retention and expansion programs. It assists companies located in the state with the identification and promot... Why Wyoming http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=12685 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In addition to consistently being named the nation’s “Most Business Friendly Tax Climate” five years running by the Tax Foundation, Wyoming provides a variety of advantages for busin... Space phenomenon promises sunny economic impact for Wyoming http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=12687 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 ... Can carbon capture save coal? http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=12690 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Wyoming has outpaced other states by investing in technologies meant to soften the many blows coal has faced in recent years. Few in Wyoming misunderstand coal’s importance to communities like G... Time to nominate your favorite Wyoming Woman of Influence http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=12689 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Now is the time to nominate women in business for the fifth-annual Wyoming Women of Influence Awards. The awards are sponsored by the Wyoming Business Report and nominations are now open ... Investors plan $80 million coal enhancement facility for the Powder River Basin http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=12686 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A year ago, tempting investment in Wyoming coal was little more than a dream. Now, a group of investors plans to raise $80 million to build a coal treatment facility in the Powder River Basin that the... Coal States Try New Ideas To Turn Carbon Into Cash http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=12691 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 If the coal industry is to survive, its savior may be something often touted by President Donald Trump when he talks energy. “We’re going to have clean coal, really clean coal,” h... U.S. Department of Commerce Invests $1.9 Million to Make Railroad Infrastructure Improvements in Upton http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=12688 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 WASHINGTON – U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced today that the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $1.9 million grant to the Upton Economic D... Wyoming downtown advocates learn new strategies from national experts http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=12684 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 About 50 small business owners, city planners, elected officials and downtown advocates from more than two dozen Wyoming towns recently braved foul May weather to learn about a concept called placemak... Wind energy has pros and cons, but could benefit Wyoming, professor says http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=11865 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Wyoming wind could power all of California at peak demand five times over, but allowing companies to develop wind fleets in the Cowboy State is a contentious topic. Exchanging a scene of sagebrush ... Safety honors for BNSF tank car shippers http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=12693 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 BNSF Railway Company honored 117 shippers with the railroad's 20th Annual Product Stewardship Award for the safe transportation of hazardous materials by rail during 2016. "We are hap... BNSF Announces 2016 Economic Development Results http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=11864 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 FORT WORTH, TEXAS - BNSF Railway Company (BNSF) announced customers served by the freight rail provider invested nearly $3.5 billion in 2016. This figure reflects several large investme... Upton railcar station http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=11863 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Upton Economic Development Board (UEDB) has reported that it successfully secured a $4 million grant from the federal government for a $10 million project to turn part of Upton’s Logistic Ce... Wyoming colleges assist diversification initiative http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=12692 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In a push to break Wyoming’s reliance on an unpredictable energy sector, private industry representatives, state agencies and institutions of higher education across the state are collaborating ... Why Wyoming http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=11862 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In addition to consistently being named the nation’s “Most Business Friendly Tax Climate” five years running by the Tax Foundation, Wyoming provides a variety of advantages for busin... Three Counties Pursue Economic Diversification http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=11861 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Gillette and other towns in Northeast Wyoming may be looking to carbon products - goods like water filters and building materials – to stabilize the coal industry. The New Grow... Sequim, Washington wins title of Best Northwestern Small Town http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=11860 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 From fishing villages to Old West mining towns, the Northwestern United States – Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington and Wyoming – are dotted with small towns, each with its own uni... Is Your Business Ready? http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=11859 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In just over 120 days, the Great American Eclipse is coming to Wyoming. Will you and your small business be ready?  Eclipse planning meetings are happening all over the state. Topics from comm... Free Cheyenne workshop explains federal programs for cleaning, rebuilding contaminated sites http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=11858 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Anyone interested in finding money to clean up abandoned buildings, junkyards or other potentially contaminated buildings so those properties can contribute jobs, revenue and services to the community... Take 10 minutes to tell the state what your community needs to thrive http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=11857 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Wyoming Business Council needs the public’s help in crafting a five-year plan for spending $3 million in federal Housing and Urban Development money across the state. An anonymous, 10-min... Cheyenne airport breaks ground on new terminal http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=11856 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 High above Cheyenne Regional Airport, a twin-prop plane swooped through the blue sky. A hush fell over the crowd gathered at the airport to celebrate the groundbreaking of the new airport... Critical Site Selection Factor #2: Highway Accessibility http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=11133 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 As a location factor, highway accessibly “can be critically important. Highway accessibility is kind of a must-have,” says Richard H. Thompson, international director, Supply Chain & L... ENDOW Wyoming - That's WY http://www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events/?item=11199 www.tigertransfer.com/upton/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 ...