Commercial real estate round up
December 07, 2009 4:49 PM
An office products company leaves Chantilly for larger quarters in Dulles. Meanwhile, hospital expansion continues in Virginia. This and other real estate news from around the state:
Four new enterprise zones created
December 07, 2009 1:56 PM
Gov. Timothy M. Kaine announced Monday the creation of four Virginia Enterprise Zone designations that offer incentives for business investment.
Babcock & Wilcox headquarters to move to Charlotte
December 07, 2009 12:39 PM
Babcock & Wilcox Co. announced Monday that it will become a publicly traded company and move its headquarters from Lynchburg to Charlotte, N.C., but only a few jobs will leave the Lynchburg area.
Kaine announces $1 million grant to expand broadband in Northampton
December 04, 2009 11:35 AM
Northampton County will receive $1 million in federal stimulus funds to expand broadband, creating 20 jobs.
Virginia investigates Salahis’ business entity
December 03, 2009 4:25 PM
Virginia has launched an investigation into a business entity run by Michaele and Tareq Salahi, according to The Washington Post. The Virginia couple created a storm of controversy last week when they attended a White House state dinner without having an invitation.
McDonnell announces appointments
December 03, 2009 3:22 PM
Gov.-elect Bob McDonnell has begun announcing appointments to his administration, naming Chief Deputy Attorney General Martin Hunt as his chief of staff.
Ford, Tech and Wake Forest completing car-crash simulation of pregnant women
December 02, 2009 12:01 PM
The Virginia Tech-Wake Forest University School of Biomedical Engineering and Ford Motor Co. are working together to create a computer-aided model of a pregnant woman for test crash simulations.