Welcoming new neighbors

A majority of the 8,100 people projected to work at Hyundai Motor Group Metaplant America and the over 5,000 expected for its supplier industries will be Americans, officials say. But they expect teams of key personnel from South Korea to rotate into Effingham, Bryan, Chatham and Bulloch counties, most staying only a few years, for… Keep Reading

Colonial Oil Acquires Strickland Oil Co.

SAVANNAH, Ga.—Colonial Oil Industries Inc. announced it has acquired Strickland Oil Company, which has serviced Savannah and the surrounding region for 47 years, delivering commercial fuel and lubricants as well as operating a cardlock location in Pooler, Georgia. “Colonial Oil is excited about this opportunity to add customers in our home market as well as… Keep Reading

Going up? Here’s the plan to change the Talmadge Bridge to accommodate larger cargo ships

The Georgia Department of Transportation is moving forward with its first project involving a new contracting option the General Assembly authorized two years ago. The State Transportation Board voted Thursday to proceed with a plan to replace the cables on the Talmadge Bridge in Savannah and raise the structure to more easily accommodate cargo ships calling at the Port of Savannah. The… Keep Reading

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