Florida Atlantic University has signed a lease to install the world’s first ocean current energy test site for small-scale turbines 13 miles off the Fort Lauderdale coast, FAU officials said Tuesday.more»
Florida Atlantic University’s Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) race team will unveil its formula race car built for the 2014 Formula SAE Michigan competition on Saturday, May 10 at 10 a.m., in the lobby of the Engineering East building, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton campus.more»
Over the next few decades, NASA and private companies plan to send the public into space. Among their destinations: asteroids, the moon and even Mars.more»
Palm Beach State College will enhance its information technology, welding and machining programs using two grants totaling $2,387,539, awarded today as part of the federal Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training grant program.more»
Galaxy Aviation began construction on a 75,000 square foot expansion at its Palm Beach, Florida, International Airport operations center. The new facility expands its 1 million square feet of space currently occupied at the airport, and is expected to create 50 full-time jobs.more»
B/E Aerospace reported higher earnings and revenues for the second quarter.
Revenues increased by 10.7 percent to $850.3 million for the aircraft interiors company, which is based in Florida but is run from a recently expanded corporate operation in Winston-Salem. Net earnings for the quarter were $92.4 million, up 29.8 percent from a year earlier.
CEO Amin Khoury said the record quarter revenues was driven by a strong delivery cycle for new aircraft.