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Saab’s global defense and security company lands in Discovery Park District May 8, 2019 Purdue University-affiliated Discovery Park District Aerospace will be home to a new aerospace production facility for the U.S. Air Force T-X pilot training program and give flight for
Residential village to set center stage for new urbanist community living in Discovery Park District May 1, 2019 Major housing development to create a ‘sense of place’ in a walkable, traditional yet modern community adjacent to Purdue University campus.A walkable, new urbanist
Luxury apartments, commercial real estate next phase for Purdue Discovery Park District development May 1, 2019 Browning and JC Hart officials announce mixed-use development to include about 250 apartments and 15,000 square feet of commercial space.Officials of Browning Investments, LLC and J.C.
Aerospace Gateway to Receive Overhaul April 12, 2019 Newman Road is slated for a $12.5 million overhaul to support an anticipated strong upswing in vehicle traffic along a major artery to the aerospace section of Discovery Park District.The Newman Road project is
Aspire apartments incorporate 21st century digital lifestyle on Purdue campus April 4, 2019 Aspire at Discovery Park integrates IOTAS Smart Home Technology in buildings, allowing students to control access, apartment locks, lights, thermostat and outlets using a smartphone. Aspire at Discovery Park
Placemaking at Purdue University March 27, 2019 “Not All Opportunity Zones are Created Equal”In an effort to boost private investment in economically distressed areas, Congress included in its 2017 tax bill incentives for investments in so-called “Opportunity Zones.” Since then, America’s governors
Convergence Center for Innovation and Collaboration "Tops Out" March 8, 2019 The Convergence construction team is beaming with pride today.The final steel beam was hoisted into place at the Convergence Center for Innovation and Collaboration this afternoon to celebrate the completion of
Discovery Park District launches the Convergence Center for Innovation and Collaboration October 17, 2018 Construction has begun on a five-story, 145,000-square-foot building designed to serve as the entryway to the $1.2 billion Purdue University Discovery Park District. The university says the Convergence Center for
President Daniels Speaks About Discovery Park District October 12, 2018 In an interview on a special edition of Inside INdiana Business with Gerry Dick, Daniels talked about his vision for Discovery Park District , the school, and the region.Purdue University President Mitch Daniels
Leasing of Aspire at Discovery Park starts October 18, 2018 Aspire at Discovery Park, an 831-bed apartment complex, is hosting a grand opening event Thursday from 2-6 p.m.Another housing option will begin taking applicants this week in preparation for its opening next
Discovery Park District's Innovation Impact October 4, 2018 Creating a “smart community”Together with the city of West Lafayette, Purdue University is embarking on a transformational placemaking project to create a new innovation community called Discovery Park District (DPD). Comprised of more than
  GET TO KNOW DISCOVERY PARK DISTRICT     Click to watch a video about Discovery Park District, a living laboratory environment where companies, families and individuals come to live, work, learn, play and create in a dynamic, interactive community focused on
The Convergence Center for Innovation and Collaboration May 30, 2018 Private industry’s front door to Purdue.Located in the heart of the Discovery Park District at the western edge of Purdue University, Convergence is where private industry will collaborate with Purdue faculty, stud
Keating Supercars chooses Discovery Park District for US launch pad April 24, 2018 Keating Supercars establish presence at Purdue’s Discovery Park District as part of a collaboration that will include Purdue’s Motorsports STEM program and a similar program emerging in Great Britain.Move
Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories announces new facility April 19, 2018 SEL announces 100,000-square-foot facility for electric power research and development designed to support up to 300 new high-tech jobs.Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories (SEL) announces plans to build a 100,000-square-foot facility for electric power research
Construction of Aspire at Discovery Park starts January 9, 2018 Aspire at Discovery Park, an $86 million, 835-bed apartment complex that is the first of many developments in the Discovery Park District breaks ground. A joint venture between Balfour Beatty Campus Solutions
Discovery Park District unveils master plan Jan 1, 2018 A master plan for the $1 billion Discovery Park District unveiled outlines a 30-year commitment to transform the west side of the Purdue University campus into a mixed-use gateway for intellectual discourse and
State Street Redevelopment Project Jan 1, 2017 The State Street Redevelopment Project has many objectives and benefits to the Discovery Park District. State Street is the backbone of West Lafayette and for those visiting the Discovery Park District and Purdue University, State
Discovery Park District Master Planning June 13, 2016 Representatives from PRF, Purdue University, and Browning create a vision for 450 acres at the west end of the Purdue University campus to be known as the Discovery Park District.The OpportunityThe Purdue Research Foundation