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Pullman Based Schweitzer Laboratories To Open Spokane Valley Office

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Pullman-based Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories is opening an office in Spokane Valley.
    
The 48-person office will primary be used for research and development work.
    
But officials say the company has so many workers who commute from Spokane that it will explore basing some of them in the new office.
    
Schweitzer Engineering, which makes equipment for the electric power industry, employs more than 3,400 people around the world.

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