Micron building equipment for United States military

The company will be building semiconductors for the United States military. “It never made sense to me that we’re sourcing semiconductors from Chinese companies that are our adversaries,” Wittman said. Using devices made in America can prevent other countries from using technology to gain insight.

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Lockheed Martin marks 50 years in Manassas

On Oct. 25, Lockheed Martin celebrated their 50th anniversary of the start of their Manassas facility. “People are key to our business,” said Jack Gellen, vice president and general manager of the Manassas site.

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City of Manassas wins Governor’s Technology Award

The City of Manassas and the Manassas Regional Airport received the Governor’s Technology Award for their new phone app, Regional Airport Inspection, which allows airport staff to perform inspections of the property and communicate findings through GPS technology.

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Restaurant featuring 1,400 board games opens in Manassas

Owner John Hornberger has been collecting board games for years. The wall of board games is organized by type of board game: there are strategy games, multi-player games, two-player games, and on and on. “The spirit behind this is not just an outlet for my games, it’s for people to interact with each other,” Hornberger said. “The beauty of games [is] there’s nothing at stake.”

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Lockheed awarded $25.4M contract for undersea warfare systems

Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems in Manassas, VA has received a $25.4 million modification to a existing contract for support and production of the AN/SQQ-89A(V)15 Surface Ship Undersea Warfare System. Work will be performed in Lemont Furnace, PA, Syracuse, NY, Manassas, VA and other locations across the United States.

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Manassas co-work space CenterFuse wins Virginia Main Street award

CenterFuse, a co-work space and small business incubator located in Historic Downtown Manassas, took home top honors in the Outstanding Business of the Year category at the July 2018 Virginia Main Street (VMS) Conference in Harrisonburg, VA.  CenterFuse is a cooperative/collaborative workspace that offers professional services and support to start-up businesses and emerging ventures.

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