Posts Tagged ‘ Abilene ’

ABI Set to Bring Window Manufacturing to Abilene

Mar 16th, 2023

An expansion by ABI Windows is expected to spur a “new industry cluster of window manufacturing” in Abilene, Texas. At least that’s the expectation of the Development Corporation of Abilene (DCOA), which approved an $8.48 million incentive package to enable the project. ABI’s expansion includes a 150,000-square-foot facility that’s valued at $42.5 million. DCOA officials […]

Abilene Hailstorm Likely to Eclipse $400 Million-Mark in Damage

Jul 17th, 2014

The June 12 hailstorm in Abilene, Texas—the city’s second catastrophic hailstorm in three years—is expected to hit $400 million in insured losses to vehicles, homes and commercial property, according to the Insurance Council of Texas. “This is the worst storm damage I’ve seen in my 41 years in the insurance business,” says Leroy Perkins of […]