Aug 272012

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 22, 2012 — The City of Davis is looking for a new source of drinking water to replace its problematic use of ground water. Options include forming a partnership with Woodland to build a new plant to process water from the Sacramento River or becoming a water customer […]

Feb 222012
Japanese plant breaks ground in Southport

NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 15, 2012 — By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor A groundbreaking in Southport on Thursday, Feb. 9, took on a notably Japanese flair. Company officials from Nippon Shokken – a firm that produces Japanese seasonings and food products – joined local officials in a ceremony to celebrate the start of construction of a […]

Feb 122012
Public-private partnership builds rail spur for cement plant, port

NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 8, 2012– On Jan. 25, the Port of West Sacramento opened a new rail track extension that links the Port Main Terminal with the Cemex cement and aggregate facility near the Port. The 5,000 foot track segment is also capable of serving other rail customers. Built through a public-private partnership between the […]

Feb 072012

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — FEB. 7, 2012 — A Japanese food plant breaks ground in Southport on Thursday. Nippon Shokken is the β€œtop producer of Japanese blend seasonings in the world,” according to a City of West Sacramento press release. Construction is expected to finish next January. The company makes seasonings, sauces and tempura […]