Tag Archives: business investment

(VIDEO) Falck Safety Services’ New Fayette County Safety Training Center: a “Win-Win” for Region’s Growing Natural Gas Industry and Local Economy

by on July 11, 2014

A global leader in industry safety training, Falck Safety Services, has established its presence in the Pittsburgh region with a new safety training facility in Dunbar Township, Fayette County. Falck’s $250 investment in the region underscores the opportunities that exist for non-traditional, service-related firms as southwestern Pennsylvania’s natural gas industry matures – creating a win-win […]


Pittsburgh Regional Alliance is Named a Top 10, “Best-in-Class” Economic Development Organization

by on May 5, 2014

At its annual “Wins Day” event at the end of March, the Pittsburgh Regional Alliance (PRA) celebrated capturing 302 economic development deals – or “wins” – during 2013.  Now the celebrating continues as the PRA has just been named one of the U.S.’s top 10 economic development organizations by Site Selection, a leading area economic development/corporate […]


In Honor of the Pirates: 21 Regional Home Runs

by on September 19, 2013

The Pittsburgh Pirates – enjoying their first winning season in 21 years – are once again making the region proud. But beyond the ball field triumphs, the region itself has a lot of which to be proud. Re-imagined and re-made, Pittsburgh might not be recognizable to the fans that flocked to Three Rivers Stadium in […]