February 28, 2020

CSRWire.com The Corporate Social Responsibility Newswire

news by category

CSR News

Freeport-McMoRan Awards Grant for Tech Park in Sahuarita, Arizona

Submitted by: Freeport-McMoRan Inc.

Categories: Sustainability, Corporate Social Responsibility

Posted: Jan 21, 2020 – 05:23 PM EST

 

Jan. 21 /CSRwire/ - The Town of Sahuarita, Arizona, broke ground on construction of the Sahuarita Advanced Manufacturing and Technology Center (SAMTEC).

Freeport-McMoRan’s Sierrita copper mine is located near Sahuarita, AZ, and recently awarded a grant of $335,000 toward construction of the 32,000-square-foot building that will host the Small Business Innovation Research and Technology Incubator. SAMTEC has also received a federal grant through the U.S. Commerce Department’s Economic Development Administration. The tech park is expected to create and retain jobs for the community.

To learn more about how Freeport-McMoRan supports the communities in which it operates, please visit fcx.com and freeportinmycommunity.com.

Please see the 2018 Working Toward Sustainable Development Report for more information on all of their social, economic and environmental efforts.

For more information, please contact:

There is currently no contact information.

 

Issuers of news releases and not csrwire are solely responsible for the accuracy of the content