Richard Topping, the CEO of Cardinal Health Innovations who was fired after refusing to take a pay cut, will walk away with a severance package worth $1.7 million when he leaves Dec. 1. Three other executives of the state-funded mental health managed care organization are also leaving with high six-figure payments, for a total severance […]
Duke University will spend $106 million on a new building for the Pratt School of Engineering. Preconstruction work on the site has already begun. The building is part of an overall expansion of Duke’s engineering school. In the past decade, it saw a 29 percent increase in graduate students, a 12 percent increase in tenure […]
Nucor Corp. is planning a Sedalia, Missouri, micro-mill to manufacture rebar steel for the construction industry. The Charlotte company is also looking to the Southeast for another micro-mill.
The UNC Board of Governors has formed a special committee to review plans for Carolinas Medical System and UNC Health Care to form a joint operating company overseen by its own board. The proposed nonprofit would run more than 50 hospitals. The Board of Governors Committee will meet Wednesday to begin its review.