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Stats & Facts – Week of August 21, 2017

Published on August 28, 2017

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Drink up

Huntsville Utilities opened its new $90 million water treatment plant. It will initially supply 12 million gallons per day and is capable of producing 96 million gallons per day.

Congrats are in order

26 Huntsville companies made the list of Inc.500/5000 list of fastest growing private companies. There were 59 Alabama companies listed.

We’re really good at making missiles

Huntsville is one of three Boeing offices that will perform design work on the new Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile for the Air Force.

Why it’s good to be close to Nashville and Muscle Shoals

The IFPI reports global music sales grew by 5.9% to $15.7 billion in 2016, the biggest year over yar rise in revenues since it began tracking the market in 1997.

Stats & Facts is a weekly series covering City of Huntsville economic development announcements, relevant national and regional statistics that could impact the Rocket City region and informational nuggets that span industries. It is compiled by Business Relations Officer Harrison Diamond.