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When Second Place Is Not Good Enough

October 20, 2016

By Ron Starner. Read the article in Site Selection. North Carolina takes a bold and aggressive step to ramp up its competitive position. What do an innovative research park, a $2-billion infrastructure bond, a proposed $100-million venture capital fund, and a planned CSX intermodal terminal all have in common? They are part of a plan […]

Mother-daughter duo receive award

April 16, 2015

Read the original article in Cabarrus News, Charlotte Observer. Lynne Scott Safrit, president and CEO of Castle and Cooke and leader of the North Carolina Research Campus in Kannapolis, and Elizabeth Safrit, 2014 Miss United States, received the 2015 Heart of Grace Award from Pfeiffer University on April 15. The Heart of Grace Award celebrates […]

Ground broken for data center in Kannapolis

November 29, 2013

Cabarrus News By Carole Howell Construction of a new 50,000-square-foot Charlotte-region data center got its official start on Nov. 19 on the North Carolina Research Campus in Kannapolis. DataChambers, a North Carolina information technology company, and Castle & Cooke Inc., developer of the research campus, broke ground on the data center. It’s expected to be […]

NC Research Campus Welcomes DataChambers

November 19, 2013

NCRC News On November 19, 150 business and community leaders from Cabarrus County and throughout the Charlotte region braved cold and windy weather to attend a groundbreaking ceremony to welcome DataChambers to the NC Research Campus. “In partnership with Mr. Murdock and Castle & Cooke, Inc., we will be building one of the largest, most […]

DataChambers, NCRC Break Ground for New Regional Data Center

November 18, 2013

NCRC News Contact: Phyllis Beaver Marketing Director North Carolina Research Campus pbeaver@ncresearchcampus.net (Kannapolis, NC – November 18, 2013) DataChambers, a North Carolina information technology company, and Castle & Cooke, Inc., North Carolina, the developer of the North Carolina Research Campus in Kannapolis, will break ground for a new 50,000-square-foot data center at 11 am, Tuesday, […]

NC Research Campus exec sees growth on horizon

November 08, 2013

Jennifer ThomasStaff Writer- Charlotte Business Journal The last five years have brought a mix of accomplishments and challenges for the N.C. Research Campus in Kannapolis. The 350-acre biotech hub opened in October 2008 — just as the economy faltered. State funding to support campus operations was restricted, and companies pulled back from research and development […]

Ready-to-Go Labs Expand N.C. Research Campus

October 31, 2013

NC Health News For scientific companies trying to get a start, but without a lot of money, having a lab at their disposal can make the difference between failing or flying. By Stephanie Soucheray Wenhong Cao has been studying diabetes and insulin resistance for 20 years, but last year the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill […]