The Oklahoma Department of Commerce recently released the 2018 Q1 Publicly Announced New and Expanding Oklahoma Companies Report. According to the report, there were 19 announcements made statewide, including 6 companies that are new to Oklahoma. The announcements total more than $1 billion in new investment and are expected to create approximately 1,650 jobs.
Google’s $600 million investment in its Pryor Creek data center is the largest announced investment of the quarter. CACI Technologies’ plan to hire 550 in Oklahoma City is the largest expansion in employment of the quarter.
Snapshot of 2018 Q1 Publicly Announced New & Expanding Companies
|Company||County||New/Expansion||Investment||Employees to Add|
|Alltran Financial, LP||Tulsa||Expansion||UA||150|
|Bellofram – BellGASFM||Rogers||New||UA||40|
|CACI Technologies, Inc.||Oklahoma||Expansion||UA||550|
|Kratos Unmanned Aerial Systems||Oklahoma||New||UA||350|
|Sofidel Group||Rogers||New||$360 million||300|