Research and Development

  • Virginia Tech may receive $12 million in funding from ...

    1-5-2000

    Virginia Tech may receive $12 million in funding from the proposed state budget to build a biomedical center and establish a biotech research center.

  • Center for Nanoscale Science and Engineering

    12-31-1999

    The new 75,000-sf Center for Nanoscale Science and Engineering at North Dakota State University, in the NDSU Research and Technology Park on the Fargo, N.D., campus is a unique example of a highly integrated, high performance facility that took cost effectiveness to the next level.

  • Ericsson Inc. may expand operations at its ...

    12-30-1999

    Ericsson Inc. may expand operations at its 118-acre campus in Research Triangle Park following the liquidation of its real estate holdings around the world. The RTP site houses the company's mobile phone R&D unit.

  • Cisco Systems Inc. is planning a $1 billion R&D complex ...

    12-30-1999

    Cisco Systems Inc. is planning a $1 billion R&D complex at the Coyote Valley Research Park. Construction is scheduled to begin in summer 2000 on the 6.6 million-sf project, with completion anticipated in 2002. DivcoWest Properties Inc. of San Jose and Gibson Speno Co.

  • The Palo Alto Medical Foundation is scheduled to open ...

    12-30-1999

    The Palo Alto Medical Foundation is scheduled to open its new $120 million, 300,000-sf campus in Palo Alto in September. The project consists of two buildings that accommodate the 140-doctor medical group, the research division, and the educational outreach group.

  • Siemens Electromechanical Components Inc. opened ...

    12-30-1999

    Siemens Electromechanical Components Inc. opened a new three-story, 100,000-sf headquarters in July at the Westpark Office Center. R&D, customer service reps, and corporate executives are housed at the new facility constructed by Group VI Corp. of Stockbridge.

  • Lucent Technologies' Titania division has completed ...

    12-30-1999

    Lucent Technologies' Titania division has completed construction of a new 65,000-sf building at the Carlsbad Research Center to house labs, a cleanroom, offices and support space for Lucent Power Systems. The designer of the project is Smith Consulting Architects of San Diego, Calif.

  • EMD Pharmaceuticals, a subsidiary of Germany-based Merck ...

    12-30-1999

    EMD Pharmaceuticals, a subsidiary of Germany-based Merck KgaA, is building a 148,000-sf marketing, sales, and clinical research facility in Durham. The Indra Group is the developer of the project.

  • Cisco Systems Inc. is in the process of obtaining zoning ...

    12-30-1999

    Cisco Systems Inc. is in the process of obtaining zoning for a planned 2.3 million-sf office and R&D facility on 153 acres in the Alviso community of North San Jose.

  • Stanford University has a new four-story Center for ...

    12-30-1999

    Stanford University has a new four-story Center for Clinical Science Research, designed by Ove Arup & Partners of San Francisco to withstand a major earthquake. The facility incorporates base isolators designed by Earthquake Protection Systems Inc. of Richmond, Calif.