Technology/R&D

Article | March 31, 2005
The Convergence of Health Care, Biotech, and Technology - and the Location Decisions Behind Them   

The continued integration of bio- and information-technologies into the health care industry will result in a significant shift in how new bio-based... More>>


Issue | February 28, 2005
Q2 2005   

The past 10 years have seen the advent of what may have been called the technology revolution. The growing discoveries using “new” sciences such... More>>


Case study | December 31, 2004
Ultralight Planes - Heavy weight fun!   

Phil Lockwood, president and CEO of Lockwood Aviation Supply, says that faster airplanes are for transportation, but ultralight planes are pure fun! More>>


Article | December 31, 2004
The North American Automotive Industry   

The US Automotive industry has experienced significant restructuring over the past several decades. Market share for the Big Three (General Motors,... More>>


Article | December 31, 2004
Arkansas: On the Move   

Toyota took a hard look at a super site in eastern Arkansas when deciding where to locate its new truck plant. The Tundra went to Texas, but Arkansas... More>>


Article | December 31, 2004
Kansas? Yes Indeed!   

In fact, aircraft design and production is a major part of the Kansas economy. More than sixty percent of the general aviation aircraft produced in... More>>


Article | December 31, 2004
New Jersey: Where Ideas and Initiative Spell Success   

From Thomas Edison to Albert Einstein, New Jersey has long been home to great thinkers who do great things. That’s no less true today, and New... More>>


Article | December 31, 2004
Getting the Best of the Aerospace Industry Site Selection Process   

The site selection process for aerospace companies can prove to be a great challenge or offer great benefits, depending on how well prepared a... More>>


Article | December 31, 2004
Tier 1/Tier 2 Automotive Supplier   

As stated previously, the automotive suppliers are under intense pressure from vehicle manufacturers to reduce cost. This is probably the most... More>>


Article | September 30, 2004
A Technology Company's Call Center Search   

The primary goal of this particular economic development effort was to secure the successful recruitment of Dell Computer Corporation’s first... More>>