North Carolina Hazardous Materials Carrier Authentication Pilot Project

Year Funded

2002

Amount

$350,000.00

Project will help support the location of Transforming Technologies, Inc. to Martin County. Company provides training for hazardous materials truckers and will provide training and alternate employment for displaced tobacco workers. In Martin County more than 22 percent of families are at poverty level. The project is expected to create 50 jobs initially and 200 jobs at build-out and provide a capital investment of over $10 million.

Northeast Partnership 119 West Water St. Edenton, NC 27932