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ZA Portal into Defense Industry growth

Greene County: A Portal into Defense Industry Growth

Greene County is where you need to be to compete for multi-billion dollar opportunities with the Department of Defense.  The Pentagon is moving rapidly toward a high-tech military, and there is tremendous potential for commercial development with Greene County’s military assets. 

Greene County’s certified HUBZone status serves up major advantages for companies doing business with the Federal government. If your company has a stake in the $1 trillion U.S. defense industry, you should be in Greene County!

In addition to the tremendous assets at NSWC Crane and the WestGate at Crane Technology Park, we are within easy driving distance of U.S. military air base facilities in Terre Haute and the $500 million Center for Complex Special Operations in Muscatatuck.  Greene County offers companies with defense ties unique opportunities for strong, steady growth.

Science Application International Corporation (SAIC)

Located at the WestGate@ Crane Technology Park, Fortune 500 company SAIC is the seventh largest defense contractor in the nation, turning around $8 billion in contracts each year.  This defense giant maintains large operations in Greene County to support the NSWC Crane military technical facility.  SAIC is one of many high-tech corporations that have capitalized on the invaluable proximity to decision makers at Crane. 

WestGate Academy

Are you looking for the right place to incubate your new tech company? Do you need regular access to state-of-the-art training facilities.  Look no farther. 

Located at the entrance to the WestGate at Crane Technology Park, the WestGate Academy is an executive’s best asset and an event-planner’s dream.  The Academy is capable of holding multiple simultaneous events, and boasts 64,000 square feet of conference, classroom and meeting space.  This facility was designed to incubate start-up businesses, promote workforce development and train military and civilian personnel.

This sleek, modern facility is the perfect setting to host a company retreat,corporate or technical instruction or a full-scale gala event.  The Academy will exceed your expectations while impressing on your guests that your company is right in the middle of the action. 


For more informationabout Indiana’s defense assets, please visit the following sites:

WestGate @ Crane Technology Park

Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane

Muscatatuck Center for Complex Special Operations

181st Fighter Wing (Terre Haute)

Indiana Office of Energy and Defense



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