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Another round of heavy rain moving through portions of SE Texas today. Some heavy showers and thunderstorms were as far north as China and Nome this morning. By this evening most of the rain will start to move out. Highs today will reach the mid 80's. Our coverage of showers goes down to 50% for Friday with highs in the upper 80's.
AETI breaks ground on site of expansion to primary power delivery manufacturing plant
Job creation certainly helps the economic growth of Southeast Texas and now American electric technologies is doing its part.
AETI broke ground on a site this morning on MLK Parkway that will serve as an expansion to a primary power delivery manufacturing plant.
The expansion will meet growing customer demand and provide additional capacity to support the next phase of growth.
The facility manufactures power delivery products for the oil and gas and power generation.
It's expected to drive job growth in Southeast Texas in the next three years.
With this expansion by AETI the company will fill several positions with varied job skills as it looks to build on its strong workforce in Beaumont.