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First-Ever Tri-County STEMersion Student Camp Shines Light on Workforce Opportunities

This past June witnessed the first-ever Tri-County STEMersion Student Camp, sponsored by Google. The unique pilot program is designed to advance hands-on stem skills and introduce rising 9th and 10th graders to local career opportunities. Berkeley County Economic… Read More

Berkeley County Economic Development Hosting Public Meeting on Brownfield Grant

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Thursday, April 6, 2023) – Berkeley County Economic Development will host a Brownfield 101 community meeting on Tuesday, April 11 at 5:30 p.m. at the American Legion Hut in St. Stephen, located at 180… Read More

ZEB Metals relocating and establishing first South Carolina operations in Berkeley County

COLUMBIA, S.C. – ZEB Metals, as part of a newly established joint venture with Glencore, today announced plans to establish its first South Carolina operations in Berkeley County. The company’s new operations will create 28 new jobs. Founded… Read More

Redwood Materials Establishing Operations in Berkeley County with Largest Economic Development Announcement in State History COLUMBIA, S.C. – Redwood Materials, a producer of anode and cathode battery components for electric vehicles, along with Governor Henry McMaster, today announced plans to establish operations in Berkeley County. The company’s $3.5 billion investment, which marks the largest… Read More

New CALI Distribution Center Opens in Summerville, SC

SC Ports, Berkeley County, and Town of Summerville officials help celebrate CALI as they cut the ribbon on their first custom-built distribution center at 454 Tradeport Dr., Summerville, SC in the Berkeley Charleston Tradeport Industrial Center. CALI’s $3M… Read More

Berkeley County joins SC Port Leaders to Celebrate new Cold Storage Facility in Camp Hall with RL Cold and Performance Team – A Maersk Company

On Wednesday, August 3, 2022, Berkeley County and State leaders gathered to celebrate a special groundbreaking ceremony for RL Cold, a company that will bring much-needed cold storage and warehousing to the region to address critical needs in… Read More

Berkeley County Economic Development Host Industry Luncheon

On Thursday, April 21, Berkeley County Economic Development hosted its inaugural Industry Luncheon at the Lowcountry Conference Center in Nexton. Nearly two dozen industry partners gathered to learn more about what the County, and municipalities within the County,… Read More

Sagebrook Home establishing operations in Berkeley County

$80 million investment creating 117 new jobs Sagebrook Home, a global home décor brand, today announced plans to establish operations in Berkeley County. The company’s $80 million investment will create 117 new jobs. Founded in 2015, Sagebrook Home’s… Read More

Registration Now Open for STEMersion 2022

GET INVOLVED June 20 – 30, 2022 Tricounty STEMersion 2022 is a two-week, unique hands-on institute for middle and high school instructors in Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester Counties in South Carolina. During the institute, educators visit one or… Read More

Berkeley County, W International Cut Ribbon on New Center of Excellence Training Program

Goose Creek-based W International, which fabricates large-scale metal parts for the U.S. Navy’s next-generation nuclear submarine, is marking the opening of its Center of Excellence to provide training in welding, fitting, forklift and lifting and handling operations. The training center… Read More