News Archive: December 2013

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.

December 12th, 2013 | Why a Dulles company is building a dark fiber route to Richmond

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.

December 6th, 2013 | TrustComm CEO on expansion near Quantico

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.

November 15th, 2013 | North Stafford fiber connection to be announced

An announcement will be made next month about improved fiber-optic connections at the Quantico Corporate Center in North Stafford.

November 8th, 2013 | UMUC Celebrating Heroes

Join University of Maryland University College (UMUC) in celebrating our veterans. Please join us for a special reception to honor the service and commitment of our men and women of the Armed Forces.

October 18th, 2013 | Stafford County supervisors support U.S. 1 widening at Boswell's Corner

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.

October 3rd, 2013 | Two defense contractors lease space at Quantico Corporate Center

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.

September 26th, 2013 | Business Notes, 9/26/13

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.

September 18th, 2013 | Grilling for a cure kicks off inaugural session

A man’s long-held desire to start a backyard barbecue-style restaurant paid off for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and the Light the Night Walk. Grilling For A Cure is a not-for-profit started and operated by Joe Peruzzi to help fight diseases by feeding the hungry, he said.