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Boyd Metals Expanding at LR Port, Will Add 20 Jobs

Boyd Metals has announces plans to expand its facility at the Port of Little Rock, adding 40,500 SF for processing equipment and increased inventory and making room for 20 new jobs. read more >
Rajesh Chokhani
Chief Operating Officer for Welspun Tubular
Education / Energy / Manufacturing

For Welspun’s Rajesh Chokhani, Pipe Dreams Continue Without Keystone

Rajesh Chokhani, COO of Welspun Tubular, says the cancellation of the Keystone Pipeline has presented challenges to his company. read more >
Welspun COO Rajesh Chokhani (center) talks about how the end of the Keystone XL pipeline could affect his Little Rock factory as U.S. Rep. French Hill (left) and Bryan Day, executive director of the Little Rock Port Authority, listen.

‘Difficult’ to Sustain Jobs Without Keystone, Welspun Exec Says

U.S. Rep. French Hill, R-Arkansas, joined state economic development leaders and executives of Welspun Tubular LLC of Little Rock on Friday, aiming to raise pressure on the Biden administration for revoking the federal permit for the Keystone XL pipeline. read more >
Construction / Energy / Government & Politics

Keystone Cancellation Casts A Shadow at the Little Rock Port

President Joe Biden revoked the federal permit for the on-again, off-again Keystone XL oil pipeline on Wednesday, a move that will have ripple effects on Welspun Tubular LLC of Little Rock and the Little Rock Port. read more >
From left: Rajesh Chokhani, Scott Copas and Chad Young.
Banking & Finance / Construction / Manufacturing

Arvest Bank Names 3 Board Members

Arvest Bank in central Arkansas has three new board members in Little Rock: Rajesh Chokhani, Scott Copas and Chad Young. read more >
Jay Heflin, Rajesh Chokhani
Business Services / Education / Manufacturing

For Chokhani, Heflin, Relationships Key to Business, Community

Little Rock business leaders Rajesh Chokhani of Welspun Tubular and Jay Heflin of Legacy Termite & Pest Control talk about the importance of relationships to the economy and community. read more >