General Dynamics receives $172 million Navy contract
July 06, 2010 3:17 PM
General Dynamics Electric Boat has received a $171.8 million contract to provide lead-yard services for the U.S. Navy’s Virginia-class nuclear submarines.
AES enters agreement to expand in Ireland
July 06, 2010 6:58 AM
Arlington-based AES Corp. has entered an agreement to purchase Premier Power Limited (PPL), which owns a 1,246-megawatt natural-gas fired power station in Antrim, Northern Ireland.
McDonnell streamlines safety inspection for commercial vehicles
July 06, 2010 6:57 AM
Gov. Bob McDonnell is making it simpler for commercial vehicles to operate in Virginia.
Commercial real estate round up, 7/6/10
July 06, 2010 6:00 AM
Real estate firms continue to invest in Washington, D.C., area properties while a Virginia Beach developer gets a downtown Newport News project. This and other real estate news from around the state:
Sallie Mae will move headquarters from Reston to Delaware
July 02, 2010 12:13 PM
After nearly 40 years in Northern Virginia, SLM Corp. is relocating its corporate headquarters from Reston to Delaware.
Virginia Business announces CFO Award winners
July 01, 2010 11:00 PM
Virginia Business magazine named winners in five categories in its annual CFO awards banquet Thursday night at the Jefferson Hotel in Richmond.
Virginia Tech’s ‘Lumenhaus’ wins international solar competition
July 01, 2010 4:52 PM
Virginia Tech’s entry to the European Union Solar Decathlon places first.
Mortgage rates hit record low – again
July 01, 2010 3:12 PM
Mortgage rates continued to fall last week, hitting a record low of 4.58 percent for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage, according to Freddie Mac.