Occupying Illinois

Marsh, Don
May 2012
Concrete Products;May2012, Vol. 115 Issue 5, p4
Trade Publication
The author discusses the investment from multinational concrete product producers in Illinois. The author mentions that Lafarge North America Inc. relocated its corporate headquarters from Northern Virginia to the Northwest of Chicago. He says that factors such as the state's capability to state can deliver quality workforce influenced the Lafarge Group's investment. The author also notes the implication of the state Governor Pat Quinn's ability to address state retirees pension issues.


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