Stories tagged with: halliburton

July 1, 2015 - 4:06pm
3 days 13 hours ago

The Homer City, Pennsylvania Branch of Halliburton will be moving to Zanesville by the end of this year.

Halliburton announced in February that they would be cutting jobs but did not disclose where. The move is still in the very early phases. The Homer City Facility opened during the year 1970. Executive Director of the Zanesville-Muskingum County Port Authority, Matt Abbott, told us the reasons behind the move.

"We have always known since, you know, the beginning of...

June 15, 2012 - 6:21pm
3 years 2 weeks ago

Representatives from Halliburton stopped by the Muskingum County Welcome Center.

Technical Manager Chris Talley said the Shale Task Force meeting was an opportunity for people to ask questions about upcoming drilling projects.

"We broke ground on May 24th," said Talley.  "I was there when the governor came to talk, and so far, there has been a lot of ground clearing and some roadwork.  No actual buildings are there yet."

Talley said that...

April 24, 2012 - 5:13pm
3 years 10 weeks ago

A groundbreaking was held Tuesday at the future site of Halliburton in the East pointe Business Park in Zanesville.

The ceremony celebrated the beginning of the construction of the new Zanesville facility. Ron Shuman is the Senior Vice President of Halliburton's Southern Region. He said the new facility will create jobs for the community.

"What's really exciting is going into a new area, creating new growth, new development. We're as service-minded to the community as we are...

April 24, 2012 - 5:06am
3 years 10 weeks ago

The Governor of Ohio makes a visit to Zanesville, Tuesday.

Governor John Kasich along with JobsOhio General Manager David Mustine and Halliburton Senior Vice President for the Southern Region will join local officials as Halliburton breaks ground on its new southern Ohio site.

Halliburton recently purchased 174 acres of land at the Eastpointe Business Park for development. The company is one of the world's largest providers in the energy industry and the third Fortune 500 company...

April 18, 2012 - 12:28pm
3 years 11 weeks ago

The City of Zanesville cashes in on the sale of the Eastpointe Job Ready Site to Halliburton.

About 10 years ago then Mayor Jack Fenton and former Port Authority Executive Director Larry Merry struck a deal where the city would provide $65,000 in funds for the purchase of Eastpointe property. They would then recoup money with its sale, giving the city over $332,000.

"This will just help with some of the problems we're going to have with the power bills and the fuel going up...

March 26, 2012 - 12:39pm
3 years 14 weeks ago

The Zanesville-Muskingum County Port Authority spreads the wealth, as it turns over $1(m) to the Muskingum County Commissioners.

The Port Authority recently cashed in from the sale of land at Eastpointe to the Halliburton Company allowing them to reinvest in the county.

The commissioners over time have given over $5(m) to the Eastpointe project in the last fifteen years. At Monday's meeting the Port Board agreed to give the county a little over $1.9(m).

"The county as...

February 7, 2012 - 6:20pm
3 years 21 weeks ago

It's now official; the Zanesville-Muskingum County Port Authority has signed an agreement for energy provider Halliburton to move into the Eastpointe Business Park.

The agreement was signed Friday after a 60-day due diligence period, and will bring 300 jobs to the area.

Executive Director, Mike Jacoby hopes that the Halliburton deal will lead to more development deals with other big-name companies in the future.

"They're a very big company with a great reputation, and...

January 26, 2012 - 6:46pm
3 years 22 weeks ago

Muskingum County Officials said they now have a better understanding of the impact Utica shale will have on the county.

Members of the Zanesville-Muskingum County Port Authority and a number of other civic leaders spent two days touring drilling sites in Williamsport, Pennsylvania- including those of Halliburton and Anadarko Petroleum Corporations- both key players in Muskingum County.

"It was really encouraging, we left and came back, and the whole trip back from...

January 18, 2012 - 2:25pm
3 years 24 weeks ago

The Muskingum County Port Authority is waiting to sign the final agreement for Halliburton's arrival to the Eastpointe Business Park.

Port Authority Executive Director Mike Jacoby said the company has been doing title searches, looking at survey's and wetland studies.

"We haven't encountered any problems yet," said Executive Director Mike Jacoby. "I think we're on track to close the deal. Hopefully, within 30 days."

The agreement called for a 60 day due...

December 20, 2011 - 5:54pm
3 years 28 weeks ago

Talk continues on one of the world's largest providers in the energy industry and their upcoming impact on the local economy.

The Port Authority voted Friday to sell a portion of the EastPointe Business Park to Halliburton to use as an operations hub to support customers in the Utica Shale development. Zanesville Muskingum County Port Authority Executive Director Mike Jacoby said discussion with Halliburton began a few months ago as they were scouting the region for a development...

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