News Archive: January 2014
An underground fiber line that a Dulles-based company is installing between Richmond and Northern Virginia was hailed on Thursday as a significant economic development opportunity for Stafford County and the remainder of the Fredericksburg region.
December 12th, 2013 | Significant New Fiber Capacity to Expand Secure Connectivity and Bandwidth at the Quantico Corporate Center in Stafford, VA
Silver Companies is partnering with SummitIG to deliver new dark fiber to the Quantico Corporate Center. This investment will significantly expand secure access and connectivity in the county and the region.
SummitIG, a Dulles-based network infrastructure company backed by Columbia Capital, has begun work on a 170-mile dark fiber route stretching from Ashburn to Petersburg, Va.
With the January acquisition by private investors, technology company TrustComm Inc. has expanded its operations on the East Coast and moved its headquarters from Houston to Stafford, Va., to be close to government customers at Quantico. Here’s what CEO Bob Roe, who came on board a year ago from investment group Global Secure Networks Inc., had to say about the changes.
December 4th, 2013 | Upcoming Event: Developing Winning Proposals - Proposal Preparation Tips and Techniques
Developing Winning Proposals, a one-day course designed to provide you with the nuts and bolts you need to review a request for proposal (RFP), put a proposal team together, and develop the detailed cost estimates you need to convince a customer that you can best satisfy their needs. Location: QinetiQ North America, Inc 800 Corporate Drive.
An announcement will be made next month about improved fiber-optic connections at the Quantico Corporate Center in North Stafford.
The Stafford County Board of Supervisors this week voted to support a widening plan for U.S. 1 in the Boswell’s Corner area. The plan, developed by the Federal Highway Administration, is geared to help the corridor handle increased traffic, primarily related to Marine Corps Base Quantico and the Base Realignment and Closure, which brought thousands of federal workers into the commuting mix in North Stafford and southern Prince William County.
Two defense contractors recently leased a total of about 21,000 square feet of office space at the Quantico Corporate Center off U.S. 1 in North Stafford.
The Courtyard by Marriott hotel at the Quantico Corporate Center in North Stafford is on track to be finished by mid-October and open by mid-November. Walter Burton has been hired as the hotel’s general manager, and Nikita McNeill as director of sales.