The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


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Roland Gray, industrial senior project manager for Carpenter Tech construction firm Turner Construction Company, views the installation area for the plant’s radial press during Monday’s tour of the $500-million, 500,000-square foot specialty alloys facility in Tanner. Plant officials said the German-made press, which was transported via barge up the Mississippi River from New Orleans to the Tennessee River in Decatur during the past week, would arrive at the construction site by 5 a.m. Wednesday and be operational by Thursday or Friday.


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