2004 SB&D Investment 100

Investment in millions; N/E = new, expanded

Rank Company $Inv Jobs Location N/E Product/Service
1. Texas Instruments $3,000 1,000 Dallas TX N Computer Chips
2. Toyota Motor Mfg $800 2,000 San Antonio TX N Auto Assembly
3. Sematech $650 350 Austin TX E Consortium
4. Southern Company $650 N/A Effingham Co GA N Electric Power
5. Exxon Mobil $600 0 Port Arthur TX N LNG
6. Cameron LNG $552 56 Hackberry LA N LNG
7. Howard Hughes Medical $500 300 Loudoun Co VA N Biomedical Research
8. Samsung Electronics $500 300 Austin TX E Semiconductors
9. Cheniere Energy $450 40 Quintana TX N LNG
10. Choctaw Gas $425 17 Choctaw Co MS N Electric Power
11. Valero Refining $400 300 New Sarpy LA N Refinery
12. Tenaska Inc $400 30 Buckingham Co VA N Electric Power
13. Cheniere Energy $400 N/A Corpus Christi TX N LNG
14. Cheniere Energy $400 N/A Brownsville TX N LNG
15. Dominion Energy $382 0 Prince William Co VA E Electric Power
16. Inland Paperboard $350 0 Rome GA E Containerboard
17. Marathon Ashland Petro $321 20 Garyville LA E Fuel Reduction
18. Internal Revenue Service $300 3,437 Kansas City MO E Tax Services
19. Vought Aircraft $300 255 Dallas TX E Aerospace
20. Philip Morris USA $300 0 Richmond VA E Cigarettes
21. Tractebel $300 0 Ennis TX N Generator
22. Citgo $282 9 Lake Charles LA E Low Sulphur Fuel
23. Boehringer Ingelheim $260 165 Petersburg VA E Pharmaceuticals
24. Chalmette Refining $257 2 Chalmette LA E Refinery
25. Nissan $250 1,500 Decherd TN E Engine Plant
26. Cogentrix Energy $250 2 Lowndes Co MS N Electric Power
27. Old Dominion Electric $230 0 Louisa Co VA N Electric Power
28. Hard Rock Hotel Casino $225 1,000 Harrison Co MS N Casino and Hotel
29. Shell Chemical $221 5 Norco LA E Chemicals
30. Premcor $220 0 Port Arthur TX E Refinery
31. Radio Shack $200 3,000 Fort Worth TX E Corporate Campus
32. Publix $200 120 Lawrenceville GA E Distribution
33. Michelin NA $200 45 Ardmore OK E Tires
34. Anheuser-Busch $200 0 James City Co VA E Beer
35. H Lee Moffitt Cancer Ctr $186 261 Tampa FL E Cancer Center
36. Ogihara Alabama $180 20 Birmingham AL E Auto Bodies
37. Baptist Memorial $175 0 DeSoto Co MS E Hospital
38. Northrop Grumman $170 1,839 Jackson Co MS E Ship Building
39. Jet Blue Airways $170 200 Orlando FL N Aviation Operations
40. Quad Graphics $160 200 Oklahoma City OK E Printing
41. UTMB $160 200 Galveston TX E Laboratory
42. ConocoPhillips $154 0 Lake Charles LA E Refinery
43. Social Security $150 200 Birmingham AL E Social Services
44. Nestle Waters $150 45 Hawkins TX E Bottled Water
45. General Motors $150 0 Doraville GA E Auto Assembly
46. Scripps Research $147 545 Palm Beach Co FL N Biomedical Research
47. Mack Trucks $147 0 Hagerstown MD E Truck Assembly
48. CertainTeed Corp $140 200 Sherman TX E Fiberglass
49. Cosmar Co $137 0 Carville LA E Styrene
50. Cosma/Magna Corp $133 300 Bowling Green KY N Automotive Parts
51. Premium Pork $130 1,000 St Joseph MO N Pork Processing
52. 3M Company $126 60 Decatur AL E Specialty Films
53. Proctor & Gamble $125 20 Alexandria LA E Liquid Products
54. Toyota $124 200 Jackson TN N Automotive Engines
55. CVS Corp $120 220 Ennis TX N Distribution
56. Smart Inc $110 400 Luverne AL N Auto Parts
57. CPI Corp $110 52 St Louis MO E Photo Processing
58. Tampa General $104 0 Tampa FL E Hospital
59. Maxim Integrated $100 300 San Antonio TX E Silicon Wafers
60. H&R Block $100 263 Kansas City MO E Financial Services
61. New York Life $100 142 Cumming GA N Insurance
62. Martek Biosciences $100 100 Williamsburg SC N Enzymes
63. Arizona Chemical $100 17 Savannah GA N Pine Sterols
64. Fuji Photo Film $100 0 Greenwood SC E Photographic Products
65. NASCAR $92 20 Cabarrus Co NC E R&D
66. Vanguard Synfuels $88 75 Pollock LA N Vehicular Fuels
67. Nestle USA $85 300 Madison Co FL N Bottled Water Production
68. Shell Chemical $85 0 Norco LA E Chemicals
69. Alcoa $83 N/A Rockdale TX E Lignite Coal
70. Cabela's $80 1,200 Ohio Co WV N Distribution
71. Wyeth $80 210 Lee Co NC E Pharmaceuticals
72. Plastech Exterior Systems $78 425 Louisville KY E Plastic Automotive Parts
73. Northrop Grumman $78 250 Harrison Co MS E Ship Building
74. Courier-Journal $77 N/A Louisville KY E Daily Newspaper
75. Ford $77 0 Hazelwood MO E Auto Assembly
76. Institutional Distributors $75 284 Shepherdsville KY E Foodservice Distribution
77. BASF $75 35 Freeport TX E Polymers
78. Lowe's $73 700 Osceola Co FL N Distribution
79. ConAgra $72 180 Lufkin TX E Food Processing
80. North Florida Regional $72 75 Gainesville FL E Hospital
81. Hwashin Ltd $70 400 Greenville AL N Auto Parts
82. Elk Corp of Alabama $70 100 Tuscaloosa AL E Roofing Products
83. Mississippi State Univ $68 0 Starkville MS E University
84. Sterilite Corp $65 600 Clinton SC E Plastics
85. General Dynamics $65 170 Prince William Co VA E Military Vehicles
86. Gerber $65 130 Fort Smith AR E Baby Foods
87. Starks Gas Storage $65 8 Starks LA N Gas Storage
88. STIHL Inc $61 200 Virginia Beach VA E Headquarters
89. Motiva Enterprises $61 0 Norco LA E Refinery
90. Trio Industries $60 320 Mesquite TX N Furniture
91. KTH Leesburg $60 135 Leesburg AL E Metal Frames
92. FlightSafety Boeing/Alteon $60 50 Atlanta GA N Pilot Training
93. Blue Bird $59 630 Fort Valley GA E Buses/Rec Vehicles
94. Garmin Intl $58 100 Olathe KS E Aircraft Parts
95. Shell Chemical $58 0 Norco LA E Pygas
96. AMERIGROUP $56 858 Virginia Beach VA E Health Care
97. Royal Oak Industries $56 100 San Antonio TX E Diesel Engines
98. Wal-Mart $55 1,000 Rockingham Co VA N Distribution
99. Wal-Mart $55 600 Alachua Co FL N Distribution
100. Family Dollar $55 500 Marianna FL N Distribution
Andrx Corp $55 350 Broward Co FL E Pharmaceuticals
Marathon Power $55 43 Waco TX E Aerospace