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January 2016
General Atomics Breaks Ground on $2.5 Million Drone Academy in Grand Forks

Unmanned aircraft systems manufacturer General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. broke ground on its training academy slated to be built at the Grand Sky UAS Business Park.

General Atomics Breaks Ground on $2.5 Million Drone Academy in Grand Forks - Grand Forks Herald
 

North Dakota Named Best Run State in Nation for Fourth Consecutive Year

North Dakota was credited with being the best run state in the nation for a fourth consecutive year, according to a 24/7 Wall St. study released today. The study looks at data on financial health, standard of living and government services by the state to determine how well each state is managed.

North Dakota Named Best Run State in Nation for Fourth Consecutive Year - 24/7 Wall Street
 

Evolution1 Breaks Ground on West Fargo Facility
 

Evolution1 broke ground on its new West Fargo facility. The 40,000 square-foot, two-story building will leave room for an 11,000 square-foot expansion on the east and 16,000 square-feet on the west, which would bring the total footprint to approximately 67,000 square-feet with room for up to 500 employees.

Evolution1 Breaks Ground on West Fargo Facility - West Fargo Pioneer
 

North Dakota UAS Test Site Announces Contract with NASA
 

The North Dakota Department of Commerce announced that it has been awarded a five-year contract to support National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) unmanned aircraft systems research.  

North Dakota UAS Test Site Announces Contract with NASA - ND Commerce
 

North Dakota Named Best Pipeline for Talent and Best for STEM Job Growth

North Dakota is a national leader in energy, paving the way in oil and gas, coal and manufacturing, all while helping our local communities thrive. North Dakota recently earned No. 1 rankings from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation for "Best pipeline of talent," "Best economic performance" and "Best STEM job growth."

Looking for Stem Work? Move to North Dakota. - US News
 

North Dakota Ranks #4 on Forbes Best States for Business and Careers List

North Dakota ranks first is a number of areas in the Forbes Best States for Business and Careers list. “Our business friendly environment and efforts to diversify the economy are continuing to keep North Dakota growing strong,” Commerce Commissioner Al Anderson said. 

North Dakota Ranks #4 on Forbes Best States for Business and Careers List - ND Commerce


 

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