Chicago companies launch plans for business in outer space

Picture people living in outer space, breath.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneOct 13th, 2017

NASA Finalists Selected For Upcoming New Frontier Mission

Space exploration is a hot topic. With the recent SpaceX launch, there’s a renewed interest in exploring our universe — especially considering the knowledge that outer space is now accessible by private companies. Governmental agencies ar.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkDec 21st, 2017

Russia Announces Plans To Launch Luxury Hotel On The ISS

With private companies like SpaceX making serious expeditions into space, the dream of launching into orbit is no longer a privilege reserved for competitively selected astronauts. While spaceflight will like.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkDec 21st, 2017

Why This NASA Astronaut Is Excited About Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos"s Plans for Space

Peggy Whitson has been in outer space more than any American in history--here's why she's pulling for private companies following NASA's lead......»»

Category: topSource: incDec 18th, 2017

Space may be the final frontier, but some Chicago companies are already participating in celestial economy

Picture people living in outer space, breath.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneOct 13th, 2017

Launch, Land, Launch — SpaceX Tries Reusing Its Rocket

Thursday the private company SpaceX plans on launching a satellite using a rocket that it has launched once before. Reusing equipment could make it cheaper to do business in deep space......»»

Category: topSource: nprMar 29th, 2017

SpaceX is about to try something "potentially revolutionary" in the history of space travel

Samantha Lee/Business Insider; SpaceX/Flickr; Getty Images On March 30, SpaceX will try to re-launch and re-land a used Falcon 9 rocket booster for the first time. A telecommunications company called SES plans to use the rocket to.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 28th, 2017

Buoyed by growth, TJX tests another version of HomeGoods

As Framingham-based TJX Companies Inc. celebrates four decades in business, the discount retail behemoth is making plans for significant future growth with the launch of a second home-goods concept. TJX (NYSE: TJX), the parent company of T.J. Maxx.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 22nd, 2017

New real estate business plans Oakwood office

A new Remax franchisee is looking to launch her business in Oakwood later this month. Broker-owner Christina Hilliard plans to hold a grand opening for her new business Remax Ultimate on Feb. 18. The 2,500-square-foot first floor retail space at 23.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 8th, 2017

SpaceX, ULA land $645.4M launch contracts for U.S. Air Force

Florida's Space Coast will stay busy throughout 2020, thanks to two major government contracts awarded to two rocket companies. SpaceX Inc. and United Launch Alliance LLC grabbed two U.S Air Force contracts on March 14 with a total value of $645.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 15th, 2018

Eat Purely, boosted by demand for healthy food delivery, eyes expansion

Eat Purely CEO and co-founder Jeremiah Green discusses the meal delivery service’s future plans and new kitchen space in Chicago......»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneMar 12th, 2018

WeWork plans to open 300 co-working platforms in India in next 3 years

WeWork India currently has 350 to 400 big and small companies operating from its space.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 11th, 2018

WeWork plans to open 300 co-living platform in India in next 3 years

WeWork India currently has over 350 to 400 big and small companies operating from its space.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 10th, 2018

OBJ"s 2018 Coolest Office Spaces honorees revealed

There's a lot of tough competition when it comes to designing the most innovative — and effective — office space for Central Floridians to do business. This year, Orlando Business Journal chose 23 companies in areas ranging from southeast Orlan.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 5th, 2018

For aerospace and defense companies, space is increasingly the place

Military leaders say outer space will be the new battlefield not as long from now as we think — a change with significant implications for local aerospace and defense companies......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 27th, 2018

NASA just fired an old space shuttle engine at "113% thrust" — and plans to use it on a new mega-rocket

NASA Stennis Space Center NASA is building the most powerful rocket in history, called Space Launch System (SLS). The new .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 26th, 2018

Bigelow Aerospace Reveals Plans For Space Hotels

The rise of commercial spaceflight companies such as SpaceX and Bigelow Aerospace sparked the age of space tourism as the ultra-wealth.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 23rd, 2018

Scottsdale-based venture firm seeking blockchain tech startups for investment

Launch Haus, which started in For Collins, Colorado in 2014, is a part of a startups challenge which plans to invest in 64 companies this year......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 22nd, 2018

Spectacular predawn launch for SpaceX Falcon 9

Just two weeks after launching a Tesla Roadster into space, SpaceX gets back to business.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 22nd, 2018

A billionaire plans to sell hotel reservations in space

On Tuesday, hotel billionaire Robert Bigelow announced the launch of Bigelow Space Operations......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 21st, 2018

Trump Administration"s Deregulation Push Heads for Outer Space

Vice President Mike Pence on Wednesday is expected to announce new moves promoting private ventures in space, including easing launch rules and putting the Commerce Department in charge of broader deregulation initiatives......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 20th, 2018