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Byhalia Board OKs Chickasaw Trail Project

By: Janice Wagg Contributing Writer   As part of a special-called meeting of the Town of Byhalia on August 24, consultant Don Hollingsworth presented information regarding the need for the natural gas expansion to Chickasaw Trail Industrial Park. He said Rockfon wanted to expand. He had met with Justin Hall, executive director of the Marshall […]

ROXUL Inc., North America’s largest producer of stone wool insulation, rebrands to ROCKWOOL

Milton, ON (September 7, 2017) – ROXUL Inc., the North American division of the ROCKWOOL GROUP, the world’s largest stone wool manufacturer, announces it will commence a full rebrand to ROCKWOOL.  The ROCKWOOL brand has been marketed proudly and internationally for 80 years and now will be adopted in North America* The rebrand takes effect January […]

Rockfon North America Facility Begins Production in Marshall County, MS

Rockfon, a part of Denmark-based ROCKWOOL Group, started production today of stone wool acoustic ceiling products at its first North America manufacturing facility. Located in Marshall County, Mississippi, this Rockfon state-of-the-art facility is the company’s fifth stone wool ceiling production site globally. Its complete ceiling product offering combines Rockfon® acoustic stone wool and specialty metal […]

Parker Hannifin Celebrates 100th!

Staff Writer: Sue Watson Parker Hannifin, Racor-Division, Holly Springs, rolled out the red carpet to the community recently to help celebrate the 100-year-old company’s success locally and worldwide. Parker Hannifin is the global leader in motion and control technologies, founded March 13, 1917. Parker has four manufacturing facilities in Mississippi – Batesville, Madison, Olive Branch […]

McCormick Locating in County

By: Sue Watson Staff Writer McCormick & Company, a well-known manufacturer of spices, herbs and flavorings, has chosen Marshall County for its warehousing and distribution location. The Maryland-based company has leased a 615,000-square-foot facility in Chickasaw Trail Industrial Park. It will be operational this summer, and the lease with a developer is for 10 years. […]