Here’s when VinFast will start construction on 7,500-job manufacturing plant in Chatham

From the Triangle Business Journal, by Evan Hoopfer VinFast is ramping up in Chatham County as it nears construction of its massive electric vehicle manufacturing plant. The company is about 35 percent done with site work at Triangle Innovation Point, said Brook Taylor, VinFast vice president of government relations and strategic partnerships, Read more…

Figures you need to know about the chip manufacturer coming to Siler City

From the Chatham News + Record, by Ben Rappaport: 10x The multiplier representing the increased capacity of the new Wolfspeed silicon carbide facility coming to Chatham County. The new facility will produce 10 times more silicon carbide chips than Wolfspeed’s campus in Durham, currently the largest producer in the U.S. Read more…

N.C. Community College System Will Partner with Wolfspeed to Provide Customized Training

RALEIGH – The N.C. Community College System (NCCCS) today announces its partnership with Wolfspeed to provide customized training through its network of community colleges to help fill more than 1,800 jobs that the semiconductor and chip manufacturing company will bring to Chatham County over the next five years. Gov. Cooper and and officials with Read more…