Thursday, 08 15, 2013
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management services company to invest more than $2.2 million in the
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 15, 2013) – Governor Steve
Beshear today announced Transport Logistics International Inc. (Daher-TLI)
plans to establish a new operation in Ballard County, creating up to 20 new
jobs and investing more than $2.2 million in the project.
“Daher-TLI is a
perfect fit for Kentucky and Ballard County, especially with all the logistical
advantages that area offers, including the river and a strategic location
within the country,” said Gov. Beshear. “We are excited about the 20 new jobs
and $2.2 million in investment TLI is bringing to the Commonwealth.”
is the leading North American transportation management company specializing in
radioactive material. The company manages cylinder transports, both
domestically and internationally, and provides
engineering services and professional support for packaging and transportation
of radioactive material and related products for both commercial and research
purposes, as well as for spent fuel transportation for U.S. and foreign
and Mark Lambert, co-presidents and managing partners of Daher-TLI, said that
the company was excited about the new project in Ballard County and was looking
forward to expanding operations and working closely with the community.
Daher-TLI plans to begin hiring for the new facility in mid-October.
encourage the investment and job creation in Ballard County, the Kentucky
Economic Development Finance Authority preliminarily approved the company for
tax incentives up to $350,000 through the Kentucky Business Investment program.
The performance-based incentive allows a company to keep a portion of its
investment over the term of the agreement through corporate income tax credits
and wage assessments by meeting job and investment targets.
“More good news for Ballard County,” said Ballard County
Judge-Executive Vickie Viniard.
“Ballard County has many resources and opportunities for companies to locate in
our great county. I would like to thank Daher-TLI for choosing Ballard
County for their company. I would also like to thank the fiscal court, the
Ballard County Industrial Board, and the Cabinet for Economic Development for
all their support and efforts in creating jobs in our county.”
information on TLI, visit www.tliusa.com.
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