Bay Rivers Industrial, Inc. (BRI), specializing in metal fabrication, welding and machining for government, military and commercial contracts, has announced plans to expand their operations in James City County. BRI, located in the Hankins Industrial Park in Toano, will add approximately $500,000 in equipment and occupy an additional 11,000 square...
While Williamsburg Distillery has not yet celebrated its first anniversary, it is experiencing the success of a long-established business. Their first edition of ‘Genever’ Gin recently won triple gold in the 2016 Micro Liquor Distiller’s Competition. The craft micro-distillery produces rum and gin using 18th century recipes, ingredients and methods....
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“Our company has been doing business in James City County for more than 40 years. County staff and administrators actively seek out ways to provide assistance to existing businesses while also reaching out to attract new companies to the area. When we expanded our facility, the County was extremely helpful in assisting us by streamlining the permitting process and later in helping us to apply for Enterprise Zone assistance.”