Vestas to team up with Xcel on a massive wind farm

BRIGHTON, Colo. — Vestas Wind Systems is teaming up with Xcel Energy on a huge 600-megawatt project in eastern Colorado, Portland Business Journal reported. The project will be Colorado’s largest wind farm. David Eves, president and CEO of Xcel&# ...


Avago Technologies chipping in more jobs in Eugene

EUGENE, Ore. — Electronics component maker Avago Technologies is opening a new manufacturing facility in Eugene. The company will renovate the former Hynix chip plant and create up to 250 jobs when the facility begins operations in 2017. Avago Technolo ...

Ward Insurance logging a new office in Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. — Eugene-based wood products industry insurance company Ward Insurance is opening an office in Portland. The company, which has leased 2,000 square feet in John’s Landing, will initially add seven jobs at the office. Ward Insurance ...

Western Oregon Advanced Health checking into Coos Bay

COOS BAY, Ore. — Western Oregon Advanced Health (WOAH) is opening a new medical campus in Coos Bay. The facility will create about 150 jobs. WOAH is building a 21,762-square-foot medical clinic and a 14,672-square-foot administrative building. The f ...

Goodwill bringing good jobs to West Salem

WEST SALEM, Ore. — Goodwill Industries is opening a new community and training facility in West Salem. The facility, which will open in the second half of 2016, will create about 40 jobs. Goodwill invested $3.1 million to purchase the 23,000-square-fo ...

Marshalls means jobs in Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Off-price department store chain Marshalls is opening a new location at Gateway Mall in Springfield. The store, which will be the retailer’s ninth location in Oregon, is creating 60 full- and part-time jobs. The new Marshalls ...

Starbucks jobs brewing in Klamath Falls

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Starbucks Coffee is opening a new location inside the Albertsons grocery at 5500 S. Sixth St. in Klamath Falls. The shop is expected to create 12 jobs. In addition to the Starbucks jobs, Albertsons is also adding employees in anti ...