Kitty Hawk Technologies Receives $25 Million Navy Contract to Provide Support Services
Kitty Hawk Technologies, an engineering services firm based in Honesdale, was recently awarded a $25 million contract by the Navy to provide mission engineering and analysis support to the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division. Under this five-year contract, Kitty Hawk will provide advanced analysis of the capabilities of current and future Navy combat systems to defeat any existing or anticipated threat. “The political and military leadership of our nation must have confidence in the ability of the fleet to fight and win in any contested water throughout the world. Kitty Hawk and our government partners are providing insight into the capabilities, potential gaps, and tactics that will ensure that the Navy can consistently win,” says Dave Suhosky, Kitty Hawk’s President.
Congratulations Sutphen East Corporation! WEDCO's 2022 Innovator of the Year
The Innovator of the Year, through enterprising spirit, determination and creativity, helps invigorate Wayne County’s economy, promotes job creation or retention, and enriches the County’s character and uniqueness. Julie Sutphen Phelps, president of Sutphen East Corporation, accepted the award on behalf of the fire truck manufacturer. Joining her were Sutphen East’s Treasurer Steven Phelps and General Manager Darryl Rhyne. Sutphen East Corporation was founded on November 18, 1988. The Sutphen family, have a rich history and dedication to building quality fire vehicles and apparatus. Sutphen East specializes in pumpers and tankers and provides their Ohio-based affiliates an East Coast presence. To learn more visit Sutphen.com
Wayne County Economic Growth Fund Grant Program to Assist Businesses and Non-Profits
The Wayne County Commissioners, in partnership with Wayne Economic Development Corporation (WEDCO), are excited to present this funding option for business development; The Wayne County Economic Growth Fund. This fund provides grants for undertaking activities that encourage and support economic growth and job creation. Through this program, businesses may be awarded a grant up to $5.000 for eligible projects or up to $10,000 for the purpose of paying eligible loan fees. The grants have private investment match and job creation requirements. For more information, click on "Financial Assistance" in the menu above or contact Mary Beth Wood at
Lot 2 Land Development Plans for a 20,000 SF Building Site Approved
Sterling Township Approved the Land Development Plans for Lot 2 in the Sterling Business & Technology Park. The 3.42 acre property is approved for a 20,000 SF Building and 49 parking spaces. The lot features frontage along SR 191 and Innovation Drive and can be used for warehouse, manufacturing, technology or office space. Storm water permits are in place and the lot is shovel ready, just pick-up a building permit from Sterllng Township and begin construction. Lot 3 features a building pad and storm water controls and is approved for a 40,000 SF Sewer, water, broadband, and power are located at the property line. The Sterling Business & Technology Park is located at Exit 17 on I-84 just north of the Interstate. To visit the web site click here.