Research And Development Archives

Beam Me Down to L.A., Scotty


The entrepreneur behind Tesla and SpaceX conjures up a 700-mph mag-lev train that will take people from SF to LA in 35 minutes.

General Dynamics Dedicates New Facility in Healdsburg, CA


General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems manufactures large, medium- and small-caliber direct and indirect-fire munitions, mortar weapons and systems, artillery projectiles, bomb bodies and Ball Powder® Propellant.

BUSINESS REPORT: Arkansas — Dassault Invests $60 Million In Little Rock Expansion

Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe

The maker of Falcon jets will introduce 3D design at its Arkansas production facility, which will grow to 1.25 million square feet when the expansion is completed in 2016. From the May/June 2013 issue.

COVER STORY: Advanced Manufacturing — Creating Jobs In 3Dimensions


From the digitization of equipment and processes to 3D printing to materials with custom-designed properties, advanced manufacturing is driving high-tech innovation, exports and the creation on high-wage jobs. From the May/June 2013 issue.

Jacobs Automation Opens In Northern Kentucky


Manufacturer of automation technology invests more than $1.7 million; will create new jobs.

Tech Park Opens New Digital Media Incubator: Level Up Lab


The Lab was made possible in part through an investment from the Delta Regional Authority, a federal-state partnership that is congressionally mandated to help create jobs, build communities, and improve lives in the 252 counties and parishes of the Delta.

Rock Health Selects Mission Bay, CA For Global Headquarters

An architectural rendering of an aerial view of the future UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay.

Digital health pioneer’s new location, immediately adjacent to UC San Francisco’s (UCSF) Mission Bay campus, further positions Mission Bay at epicenter of digital health revolution.