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Tarleton State to Host Career & Internship Expo in Midlothian

September 05, 2014 by Midlothian Economic Development

In an effort to help Tarleton State University students and local communities connect with area companies, Career Services will present a Career & Internship Expo in April 2015 at the Midlothian Conference Center in Midlothian, Texas.

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Target Celebrates 10 Years of Success In Midlothian

August 16, 2014 by Midlothian Economic Development

The Midlothian Target Distribution Center celebrated its 10th anniversary in the RailPort Industrial Park.

It was a warm June day in 2002 when Target turned the first shovels of dirt on a 1.35 million-square-foot distribution center in RailPort Industrial Park in Midlothian, Texas.

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Courtyard by Marriott Planned for Midlothian

August 13, 2014 by Midlothian Economic Development

Midlothian Economic Development is pleased to announce that contracts are being finalized for a Courtyard by Marriott hotel to be built in Midlothian, Texas.

Construction on the upscale 105-room hotel is slated to begin in December 2014 next to the Midlothian Conference Center.

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Midlothian Alumnus Joins Chicago Bears Staff

August 06, 2014 by Midlothian Economic Development

Midlothian High School graduate Josh Moore has joined the staff of the Chicago Bears.

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Report Outlines Economic Development Opportunities

The economic development report, "Building a Better Midlothian," was presented Thursday, June 26, at the Midlothian Conference Center by Jay Garner and Tom Tveidt of Garner Economics LLC.

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212 Acres Purchased for New Industrial Park

DALLAS, TEXAS, April 29, 2014 – Midlothian Economic Development, a non-profit industrial development corporation in Midlothian, Texas, has acquired 212 acres located at the northwest corner of Highway 67 and Miller Road, according to Larry Barnett, President of Midlothian Economic Development. The new Midlothian Business Park will be developed on the land in support of Midlothian Economic Development’s focus to attract companies from outside the area to build their business within the City of...

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Applied Natural Gas Fuels to Build LNG Production Plant in Midlothian, Texas

MIDLOTHIAN, Texas – Applied Natural Gas Fuels, Inc. (“ANGF” or the “Company”) announced it has purchased 31 acres of land to build a liquefied natural gas (LNG) production plant in RailPort Business Park in Midlothian, Texas, south of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. ANGF will be the first mid-stream LNG production company to build an LNG platform in the North Texas region.

The Midlothian LNG plant will consist of up to five liquefiers, or production trains, with a daily production capacity of...

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Buckley Oil Sets Sights on Midlothian

December 31, 2013 by Midlothian Economic Development

Originally founded in Dallas by R.E. Buckley in 1922, Buckley Oil switched family hands in 1993 when R.E. Dodson acquired ownership and control of Buckley.

For the past 20 years, Dodson has been at the helm of Buckley and steered the company into profitable operations. In fact, the company's 2013 revenues will exceed $50 million.

Buckley currently operates two other facilities, one in Wichita Falls, Texas, and its newest one in Mineral Wells, Texas, which was opened in 2009.

Located at 1809...

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Why Texas Is All About Business

September 27, 2013 by Midlothian Economic Development

In these parts, one would say about an extremely bright child born to intelligent parents, “Well, they come by it naturally.”

Those of us in Midlothian, Texas, are proud of our pro-business outlook, and how this has played a key role in being home to industrial citizens that provide employment to people throughout the area.

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