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A Pure Shoals Targeted Approach
Automotive OEMS within 4 hours of The Shoals
Growth in the Information Technology sector over the last 5 years
Shoals Research Airpark
500k Building Pad
The 500,000 SF building pad is now available for immediate development! This Alabama AdvantageSite property has been thoroughly vetted to expedite your project time-to-production.
SHOALS SPEC HANGAR
Construction is well underway for a 27,500 square foot speculative building hangar for MRO development. Construction is estimated to be completed in early April of 2023 and will be available for lease or purchase.
How We Help Companies
The Shoals EDA provides assistance to companies planning new or expanded facilities. We serve as a point of contact to the network of private sector and local, state, and federal government entities that support a company relocation or expansion decision.
The Shoals’ diverse and growing community is ready and able to support both existing and new industries. A recently conducted independent third-party labor force analysis showed many positive trends when compared to benchmark geographies of similar size.
Featured Initiatives & Programs
The Shoals offers a community that can provide the necessary infrastructure, financial assistance, and the pipeline of skilled workforce that is needed to launch and grow your operations.
Help Us Build a Stronger Shoals Community
The Shoals EDA is an established public/private partnership whose challenge is to constantly strive toward the improvement of the Shoals area economy. We are committed to an exciting future built on innovation as well as tradition.
Our Community Partners
In addition to our wonderful community, we have some amazing economic development partners. Together, we will provide your company with the resources it needs to thrive.
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