Aerospace

Miller-Valentine Construction Prepares GKN Aerospace for Boeing 787 Program

Miller-Valentine recently completed manufacturing facility improvements through a design/build delivery for GKN Aerospace. The manufacturing improvements are related to the Boeing 787 Floor Section 47 Program. These improvements, coupled with the existing assembly work in the building will increase the capacity of the facility to better serve…


Boeing Supplier Expands South Carolina’s Aerospace Footprint

Boeing’s impact on South Carolina’s manufacturing sector continues to grow with the addition of GKN Aerospace’s $20 million investment in Orangeburg County. The company’s new 126,000-square-foot manufacturing facility will be located next to its existing property and produce inlet lip skins for the Boeing 737 MAX and…


Boeing Investor Conference Executive Presentations and Q&A to be Webcast May 12

Boeing [NYSE: BA] will webcast its annual investor conference on May 12, beginning at approximately 9:00 a.m. Central Time with executive presentations followed by Q&A. Scheduled presenters include: Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jim McNerney Vice Chairman, President and Chief Operating Officer Dennis Muilenburg Executive Vice President…


IAM Withdraws Petition to Unionize Boeing South Carolina

Boeing (NYSE: BA) was notified today that the International Association of Machinists (IAM) has withdrawn its petition to unionize the company’s North Charleston, S.C., facilities. As a result of this withdrawal, no election will be held on April 22, and the union will not be able to…


Boeing Responds to IAM’s Petition to Unionize Boeing South Carolina

Boeing [NYSE: BA] was notified today that the International Association of Machinists (IAM) union has petitioned the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) for a union election at the company’s North Charleston, S.C., facilities. If the NLRB permits it, a vote will be scheduled for eligible teammates to…


Boeing Plant Contractor Recognized with Excellence in Construction Award

KBR/Turner Joint Venture recently was recognized by the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of the Carolinas with an Excellence in Construction Award for its exemplary work and outstanding safety record in constructing The Boeing Company’s South Carolina 787 Final Assembly Building inNorth Charleston. KBR/Turner was formally presented…