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UAS turbine blade research grant awarded to UND, Grand Forks companies

4/24/2015 7:50 AM

EdgeData, a Grand Forks-based company focused on the capture, compute and consumption of data, has matched a newly approved $450,000 Research ND grant to the University of North Dakota (UND) by the North Dakota Centers of Excellence Commission.

Terry Sando, Grand Forks Region EDC's UAS Sector Senior Manager, supported EdgeData's successful proposal helping them identify opportunities to connect this innovative process to LM Wind Power and the wind turbine industry. "This is really going to streamline blade inspections. Edge Data's process will allow the industry to be predictive instead reactive. We are excited to help this company grow in Grand Forks," he said. 

Annual event highlights EDC initiatives

4/15/2015 2:34 PM

The EDC’s efforts in key strategic areas and support for client projects are continuing play an important role in building a vibrant region, EDC President & CEO Klaus Thiessen told guests at the annual meeting earlier this month.

Cirrus CEO: Company growing, thanks to Grand Forks

4/15/2015 2:26 PM

Cirrus Aircraft has evolved from kit planes to personal jets and along with way CEO Dale Klapmeier says the company has remained true to its original intent to be the best and build the best airplane.

Impact Award recipient heralds supportive business climate

4/15/2015 2:05 PM

When it comes to doing business, Grand Forks is a great place says Grand Forks Region EDC 2015 Impact Award recipient Phil Gisi.

Burian's Top 10

4/15/2015 1:48 PM

In his remarks as part of the EDC’s annual meeting April 7, outgoing EDC board chair Steve Burian shared his Top 10 list of future priorities to further enhance the Grand Forks region.

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