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Aldi’s expansion delivers growth at Victor firm


APD Engineering & Architecture PLLC expects sales to increase 25 percent this year and is looking to add staff largely because of its growing relationship with an international grocer. The Victor, Ontario County-based APD—which marks its 20th year in business ...

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Rochester Top 100: OptiPro sees big opportunities for growth


(Photo by Kimberly McKinzie)   OptiPro Systems LLC expects to grow sales and staff in 2016. The firm’s success can be attributed to four factors: its employees, customer care, software offerings and federal funding to help develop its optical machines, ...

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Sibley Building work to begin with closing on $71M of financing


The developers of the Sibley Building downtown said Tuesday afternoon they have closed on $71 million of financing that will kick off construction and redevelopment of nearly 500,000 square feet of the structure downtown.

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Harris segment lands contract worth up to $405 million

Harris Corp.’s Communication Systems’ segment in Rochester has received another large contract. This time the company has landed a five-year, $405 million ceiling, single-award follow-on contract from the U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command.

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Window that didn’t exist opens wide for firm

The leaders at Sensor Films Inc. have a vision: a complete overhaul of touch sensor manufacturing. Executives at the Victor-based firm say the business is developing digital manufacturing processes for the specialty graphics and printable electronics industries that are better, ...

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Harris segment soars

Harris Corp.’s Space and Intelligence Systems segment in Monroe County is looking to add 50 workers as the former Exelis Inc. operation approaches its one-year anniversary of being acquired by the Florida-based firm. Among the projects the local arm of ...

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Alpina Foods expansion approved for tax breaks

Alpina Foods Inc. was approved for sales and property tax exemptions Thursday by the Genesee County Economic Development Center’s board of directors for a $1.1 million expansion project at its Batavia plant.

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Harris segment gets $12 million Air Force order

Harris Corp.’s Communications Systems segment in Rochester has received a $12 million order to upgrade the U.S. Air Force’s tactical radios used to provide multiband communications on mine resistant ambush protected vehicles.

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Harris reports increase in Q3 profit, sales

Harris Corp. continues to benefit from its multibillion acquisition last year of Exelis Inc., reporting on Tuesday increases in its year-over-year third-quarter profit and sales.

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Harris unit receives $29 million in orders

Harris Corp.’s Rochester-based Communications Systems’ business has received two orders totaling $29 million to provide its tactical radios to an undisclosed customer in Europe.

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Xerox expects new leaders by midyear

Xerox Corp. leaders expect to fill by midyear the top leadership posts for the two businesses it will create in a company split. Ursula Burns, chairman and CEO, said during a call with investors Monday that searches to fill the ...

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Hundreds get update on downtown development

With leases on roughly half of its residential units, Tower280 is proving, “if you build it, they will come.” Ken Glazer, managing partner of Buckingham Properties LLC, told an audience of nearly 700 people Tuesday morning that there are more ...

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