Huntington Ingalls Industries to Establish Unmanned Systems Facility in Hampton

September 22, 2020

HAMPTON—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) will create more than 250 new jobs by establishing an Unmanned Systems Center of Excellence in Hampton.

Twelve Companies Selected to Participate in Virginia Leaders in Export Trade Program

September 9, 2020

RICHMOND—The Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP) today announced the acceptance of 12 companies into its two-year Virginia Leaders in Export Trade (VALET) program.

Israeli Renewable Energy Company to Establish U.S. Headquarters in Arlington

August 27, 2020

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Energix Renewable Energies Ltd., one of Israel’s largest renewable energy companies, will invest $1.1 million to establish its U.S. subsidiary headquarters in Arlington County.

VEDP International Trade Conducts Virtual Market Visits to Help Virginia Exporters Build Business Overseas

August 27, 2020

RICHMOND—The Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP) today announced that its Division of International Trade is adapting its Trade Missions program to a virtual platform in response to the impacts of the pandemic, travel restrictions…

Torc Robotics to Expand in Montgomery County, Creating 350 New Jobs

August 26, 2020

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Torc Robotics, a Blacksburg-based leader in self-driving vehicle systems, will invest $8.5 million to expand its software development operations in Montgomery County.

T-Mobile Customer Experience Center to Create Up to 500 New Jobs in Henrico

August 14, 2020

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that T-Mobile US, Inc.

Virginia Companies Increase Exports through Commonwealth’s Two-Year Business Acceleration Program

August 13, 2020

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that 10 companies across the Commonwealth have graduated from the Virginia Economic Development Partnership’s (VEDP) Virginia Leaders in Export Trade (VALET) Program.

Musser Lumber Company to Expand Sawmill in Wythe County

August 12, 2020

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Musser Lumber Company, Inc. will expand current operations in Rural Retreat, creating 12 new jobs and investing $2.4 million in Wythe County.

New Hydroponic Greenhouse in Goochland County

August 12, 2020

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Greenswell Growers, Inc. will invest more than $17 million to establish a new commercial hydroponic greenhouse operation in Goochland County’s West Creek Industrial Park.

Homegrown Technology Consulting Company to Expand Operations in Montgomery County

July 27, 2020

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Modea, a technology company that specializes in digital strategy for healthcare organizations, will invest $100,000 to grow its operation in Montgomery County.