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Consultants Praise Central Florida Business Park

Friday, May 13, 2016

The Central Florida Business Park on Ham Brown Road in Osceola County received high marks from site location consultants participating in Duke Energy’s Site Readiness Program.

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Osceola County Enters Negotiations with New Partner for NeoCity’s Center for NeoVation

Monday, October 5, 2020

During today’s meeting of the Osceola County Board of Commissioners, the Board unanimously agreed to enter into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the County and SkyWater Technology to replace the University of Central Florida’s (UCF) role with BRIDG and NeoCity.

As approved, the County and SkyWater will have at least 60 days to come to a formal partnership agreement. The MOU describes some of the shared goals of the partnership, including:

  • Taking UCF’s place in the lease agreement for the Center of NeoVation;
  • Operating the Center of NeoVation at its full capacity;
  • The resumption of BRIDG as a non-profit;
  • The continuation of BRIDG’s contracts with the Department of Defense (DOD);
  • The investment of millions of dollars into NeoCity;
  • Applying for the proposed new Federal Advanced Packaging National Manufacturing Institute; and
  • The creation of at least 220 jobs at the Center for NeoVation.
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Osceola County in Negotiations to Replace UCF in NeoCity

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Today, the Osceola County Board of Commissioners released a proposed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between Osceola County and a potential partner, which if agreed to at the upcoming County Commission meeting on Monday, would replace the University of Central Florida’s (UCF) role with BRIDG and NeoCity, while renewing the original vision for NeoCity.

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County working with company to develop hotels at OHP, NeoCity

Saturday, January 18, 2020

Plans to develop four hotels on about 200 acres of county-owned land at Osceola Heritage Park and NeoCity are now underway.

The Osceola County Commission last month voted to work with Riviera Point Development Limited, out of Miramar, Fla. on the project.

Riviera Point will lease the land from the county for anywhere from 20 years to 99 years, said Kerry Godwin, director of planning and design for the county.

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Osceola’s NeoCity Sees First Major Federal Defense Investment

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

The Department of Defense has awarded the first, of potentially many, contracts to NeoCity’s BRIDG to develop advanced microelectronics. The Department of Defense’s Industrial Base Analysis and Sustainment (IBAS) program awarded BRIDG a contract worth more than $20 million to create a new process to develop the next generation of microelectronic chips that will help secure the United States defense industrial base.

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Osceola County Chairwoman Praises Tokyo Electron/BRIDG Partnership

Friday, July 12, 2019

A partnership between Tokyo Electron (TEL) with BRIDG announced this week to develop tool and process technology needed to further enable collaborative approaches for development-to-commercialization of technologies and applications that accelerate commercialization of emerging technologies drew praise for Osceola County officials.

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