East Moline

East Moline

(mōlēn`), city (1990 pop. 20,147), Rock Island co., NW Ill., a suburb of Moline, on the Mississippi River; inc. 1907. East Moline, along with MolineMoline
, city (1990 pop. 43,202), Rock Island co., NW Ill., on the Mississippi River, in a coal area; inc. 1848. It is a transportation and industrial center, and has been a major producer of farm machinery since the industrialist John Deere moved there in 1847.
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, Rock IslandRock Island,
city (1990 pop. 40,552), seat of Rock Island co., NW Ill., on the Mississippi and Rock rivers, adjacent to Moline and opposite Davenport, Iowa; inc. 1841. These three cities, with Bettendorf, Iowa, are called the Quad Cities.
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, and DavenportDavenport,
city (1990 pop. 95,333), seat of Scott co., E central Iowa, on the Mississippi River; inc. 1836. Bridges connect it with the Illinois cities of Rock Island and Moline; the three communities and neighboring Bettendorf, Iowa, are known as the Quad Cities.
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, Iowa, was formerly regarded as one of the Quad Cities, but the growth of BettendorfBettendorf
, city (1990 pop. 28,132), Scott co., E Iowa, on the Mississippi River; settled c.1840, inc. 1903. Manufactures include transportation equipment, asphalt, pools and spas, and electronic products; there is metal processing. Bettendorf's growth in the late 20th cent.
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, Iowa, resulted in its displacing East Moline from the group. Near East Moline are significant railroad repair shops. The city has a correctional center.
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Headquartered in East Moline, Illinois, EBE Technologies is a privately held company and has experienced consistent growth and profitability allowing it to reinvest in its people, products and integration partners
The planned plant would be developed in the Quad Cities, such as Davenport and Bettendorf, Iowa; and Rock Island, Moline and East Moline, Ill.
In recognizing the need to perfect the ductile iron process, John Deere operated a research group for years in East Moline, Illinois, with William Dell, Bob Christ, Al Rauch(*) and Norm Lillybeck.
Living Lands & Waters is a 501 (c) (3) environmental organization established by Chad Pregracke in 1998 and headquartered in East Moline, Ill.
Dobereiner John Deere Fdy East Moline Hwy 84 and 14th Ave East Moline, IL 61244 309/765-2378
Deere said the approximate number of layoffs at each location include 565 total at three locations in Waterloo, IA; 300 at the Des Moines Works in Ankeny, IA; and 45 employees at Harvester Works in East Moline, IL.
Senneff is a product safety engineer at the John Deere Harvester Works in East Moline, 111.
As the largest credit union in the Quad City area, IH Mississippi Valley Credit Union (IHMVCU) operates twelve branches including locations in Davenport, Bettendorf and DeWitt, Iowa, as well as Moline, East Moline, Silvis, Rock Island, Milan, Prophetstown, and Galesburg, Ill.
Covered in the 7-Eleven Quad Cities region, KOMA Unwind Liquid Relaxation will soon be available in the following Illinois cities: Coal Valley, Colona, East Moline, Moline, Rock Island, Sherrard and Silvis.
This year the contest moved from its previous home in East Moline, Ill.
Employees have been informed at the affected facilities, which include John Deere Harvester Works, East Moline, IL; John Deere Seeding and Cylinder, Moline, IL; John Deere Des Moines Works, Ankeny, IA; and John Deere Coffeyville, Coffeyville, KS.
Covered in the 7-Eleven Quad Cities region by a local distributor, KOMA Unwind Liquid Relaxation will soon be available in the following Illinois cities: Coal Valley, Colona, East Moline, Moline, Rock Island, Sherrard and Silvis.

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