areadevelopment + brooklyn   16

The Brooklyn Army Terminal: New York’s Next Manufacturing Hub? - The New York Times
The massive, 100-year-old industrial space in Sunset Park could have lured more tech start-ups, but instead its focus is on New Yorkers who make things.
adaptive-re-use  new-york-city  brooklyn  small-manufacturing  Around-the-web  this-week-443 
12 weeks ago by areadevelopment
TechShop Chosen To Operate Advanced Manufacturing Hub At Brooklyn, New York, Army Terminal - Area Development
TechShop, a membership-based, do-it-yourself workshop and fabrication studio, has been selected to operate a more than 15,000 square foot advanced manufacturing center at the Brooklyn Army Terminal in the Borough of Brooklyn neighborhood of Sunset Park, New York.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  new-york  mid-atlantic  brooklyn  new-york-city  tech  high-tech  advanced-manufacturing  manufacturing  technology 
october 2016 by areadevelopment
Idesco Safety Co. Expands Operations In Brooklyn, New York - Area Development
Idesco Safety Co, a manufacturer and distributor of safety tags, lockout/tagout materials, indoor and outdoor signage, along with laminating pouches and equipment, has expanded its operations in Brooklyn, New York.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  new-york  mid-atlantic  manufacturing  new-york-city  brooklyn 
february 2016 by areadevelopment
Sweet'N Low to end Brooklyn production after nearly 60 years - US News
It's the latest chapter in a familiar tale. New York City hasn't been a manufacturing contender in decades, with global competition and the high costs of labor and real estate taking their toll.
Metros  u.s.-manufacturing  food-industry  brooklyn  new-york-city  Around-the-web  this-week-338 
january 2016 by areadevelopment
MakerBot Expands To Larger Manufacturing Plant In Brooklyn, New York - Area Development
MakerBot, a global leader in the desktop 3D printing industry and subsidiary of Stratasys Ltd., opened its new and larger 170,000 square foot factory at Industry City, in the New York City borough of Brooklyn, New York.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  manufacturing  new-york  mid-atlantic  3D-printing  high-tech  brooklyn  technology 
july 2015 by areadevelopment
Why IBM's CEO is Hiring Brooklyn Teens - CNNMoney
IBM CEO Ginni Rometty talks exclusively to CNNMoney's Cristina Alesci about why her company is betting on a new type of school called P-TECH to address the skills gap.
this-week-314  Around-the-web  Matt  workforce-development  IBM  high-tech  skills-gap  new-york  mid-atlantic  brooklyn 
july 2015 by areadevelopment
VICE Media Invests $20 Million to Expand Its Global Headquarters In Brooklyn, New York - Area Development
VICE Media, a global media company producing and distributing premium digital media across multiple platforms, will invest $20 million to expand its worldwide headquarters in Brooklyn, New York.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  headquarters  new-york  mid-atlantic  brooklyn  media 
july 2014 by areadevelopment
Etsy Expands Operations-Plans Newly Designed Headquarters In Brooklyn, New York - Area Development
Etsy, an online marketplace where designers and collectors sell their goods to buyers around the world, is expanding its operations and opening its new headquarters in Brooklyn, New York, resulting in the creation of 340 jobs for The Empire State.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  brooklyn  new-york  mid-atlantic  jobs  technology  headquarters  incentives-taxes-grants-loans 
may 2014 by areadevelopment
Creating a Model for Urban Manufacturing in NY - Epoch Times
Brooklyn Navy Yard’s diverse businesses and mission-driven governance a model of success.
this-week-260  around-the-web  matt  new-yok  new-york-city  brooklyn  manufacturing 
april 2014 by areadevelopment
NYC Economic Development And NYU Polytechnic Open Urban Future Lab In Downtown Brooklyn, New York - Area Development
New York City Economic Development Corporation and the New York University Polytechnic School of Engineering opened its Urban Future Lab, a business incubator in Downtown Brooklyn, New York, designed to support startup companies and provide workforce training.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  new-yok  new-york-city  brooklyn  technology  startup  workforce-development  mid-atlantic 
march 2014 by areadevelopment
Carnegie Mellon Bringing Sciences Programs to Brooklyn - NYTimes.com
Joining a club that already includes Cornell University, New York University and Columbia University, Carnegie Mellon University on Wednesday became the fourth institution of higher learning — and the first from out of state — to announce plans for an applied sciences program in New York City.
research&development  research-center  innovation-centers  university-economic-development  economic-development-news  brooklyn  new-york-city  this-week-240  around-the-web 
november 2013 by areadevelopment
Huge Expansion of Tech Space Eyed in Brooklyn - Crains New York Business
Groups representing areas from downtown, Dumbo and the Navy Yard seek to convert both warehouse space and under-utilized office space into loft-like quarters for a new generation of technology driven companies.
around-the-web  new-york  economic-development  new-york-city  matt  tech  brooklyn 
june 2013 by areadevelopment
Brooklyn Navy Yard Is Home to Manufacturing Cooperative - NYTimes.com
Manufacturing in the city has been dying a long, slow death as a source of jobs and prosperity. The Navy Yard, where thousands of men built battleships for World War II, is helping Brooklyn buck that trend. In the last three years, Brooklyn has been the only borough in the city to add manufacturing jobs, according to the Center for an Urban Future, a research organization.
small-business  small-manufacturing  around-the-web  new-york  metros  new-york-city  3d-printing  additive-manufacturing  this-week-214  brooklyn 
may 2013 by areadevelopment
Manufacturing Space in Brooklyn Retools for the Modern Tenant - NYTimes.com
The hulking industrial buildings that line Sunset Park’s waterfront once bustled with manufacturing and military activity. As New York City bleeds manufacturing jobs to cheaper markets, persuading companies to stay is, at best, difficult. But the city, which owns more than one-third of the space, and private developers are revamping these properties to appeal to a more nimble manufacturing tenant.
around-the-web  This-Week-184  adaptive-re-use  new-york-city  brooklyn  metros  urban-planning 
september 2012 by areadevelopment

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