Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center

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The Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center, known locally as the Corporate Research Center or the CRC, is a science park on the Virginia Tech campus in Blacksburg, Virginia comprising 29 completed buildings on 230 acres (0.93 km2) of land. The CRC is located adjacent to the Virginia Tech Airport.[1]

Computer Science Department[edit]

Virginia Tech's Computer Science department, which was previously based in Torgersen Hall, was moved here in 2006.

Companies located in the CRC[edit]

The CRC currently has over 150 tenants and attracts an average of 20 new tenant companies each year.[1] Tenants of the CRC include: the Defense Contract Management Agency,[2] Honeywell Corporation,[3] the Virginia Tech Institute for Critical Technology & Applied Sciences,[4] the National Weather Service[5] and many others.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b CRC is a for-profit wholly owned, private subsidiary of the Virginia Tech Foundation, and is, therefore, not a state entity. Created in July 1985, its first building was completed in 1988. "General Information". Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center. Retrieved 2007-07-02. 
  2. ^ "Search: Tenants by Name (D)". Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center. Retrieved 2007-07-02. 
  3. ^ "Search: Tenants by Name (H)". Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center. Retrieved 2007-07-02. 
  4. ^ "Search: Tenants by Name (I)". Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center. Retrieved 2007-07-02. 
  5. ^ "Search: Tenants by Name (N)". Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center. Retrieved 2007-07-02. 

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