Orange plastic curtains protect passers-​by from blow torch-​wielding workers who are learning to weld in a new training facility for Steamfitters Local 449. The building on the border of Butler and Beaver counties represents an $18 million bet on a building boom that economists and government officials say the nearby Shell cracker plant…

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  • Issue Quarter Between the Issues
  • Issue Year 2017
  • Sub Heading Friends and foes see it in different ways
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