Posts Tagged ‘Fiber Optic’

Fiber Optic Cables

40%-60% of the world’s fiber optic cable are produced in our region. Three main companies are responsible for this statistic. Corning Cable Systems employ over 1,000 people in the region. They produce cables on a large-scale, and are one of only 9 companies in the state to […]

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Manufacturing

Our region has been known for manufacturing since 1902, when Hickory White was built, and began manufacturing furniture. The first cable manufacturing plant was built in 1953. Historically, the majority of our labor force worked in manufacturing, and a large, skilled workforce exists. While it is no […]

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