A new gas turbine manufacturing facility in North Carolina represents a strong statement that Siemens is committed to the natural gas market, the US manufacturing sector and the modernization of US electricity infrastructure, a company executive said.

Director of operations at the newly expanded Charlotte facility Mark Pringle was brimming with facts and figures about the company’s plant when he spoke to Breaking Energy this week following the grand opening of the new plant on November 16. The plant was completed in roughly a year after a groundbreaking in October 2010. Keep reading →