Machined Products Manufacturer to Expand in Fryeburg


AUGUSTA – Hunting Dearborn, Inc. is expanding its manufacturing facility in Oxford County. The company, considered an industry leader in deep hole drilling and machining of precision tubular components, was recently certified for a Maine Department of Economic & Community Development (DECD) incentive package designed to assist the company’s upcoming expansion in Fryeburg. Hunting Dearborn’s investment is expected to lead to the creation of up to 60 jobs over the next five years.

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Town of Fort Kent is Certified Business-Friendly


AUGUSTA – Governor Paul R. LePage and the Maine Department of Economic and Community Development (DECD) have approved the Town of Fort Kent as Maine’s newest “Certified Business-Friendly Community.”

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Maine Trade Delegation Departs Iceland - Arrives in United Kingdom


AUGUSTA – The trade mission led by Governor LePage and Maine International Trade Center (MITC) to Iceland and the United Kingdom enters its final stage as the six-day visit to the North Atlantic region shifts from Reykjavik to London.

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DeepWater Buoyancy 'Surfaces' in York County


AUGUSTA – DeepWater Buoyancy is one of Maine’s newest companies. The Biddeford-based marine composites manufacturer is planning to invest over $300,000, creating 15 new manufacturing jobs in Maine’s expansive maritime industry.

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13 Maine Communities Earn Grant Awards


AUGUSTA – The Maine Department of Economic and Community Development (DECD) is announcing that 14 municipalities from Fort Kent to Sanford have been awarded funding under the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program administered by the Office of Community Development within DECD.

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