GE Energy plans new training facility in Houston

Artist's rendition of the new GE Energy training facility planned for the Houston area

May 9, 2012 10:33:23 AM PDT
Good news for Houston's economy as GE Energy plans to invest millions in a new facility to train workers in the oil and gas industry.

The new $10 million facility is planned for the North Sam Houston Tollway near JFK Blvd. GE Energy says they'll use space to offer state of the art training in energy innovation, specifically when it comes to oil and gas.

The company also announced plans to create 100 new technical jobs in Houston.