History

1990  
West Virginia High Technology Consortium (WVHTC) founded by Congressman Alan B. Mollohan
1992  
Consortium reaches 50 company members
1993  
West Virginia High Technology Consortium (WVHTC) Foundation established
1993  
NASA IV&V Facility opens
1995  
Consortium reaches 100 company members
1995  
FBI facility opens in Clarksburg
1996  
Alan B. Mollohan Innovation Center opens
1996  
WVHTC and WVHTC Foundation merge
1999  
Congressman Alan B. Mollohan establishes Decadal Review Committee
2000  
WVHTC Foundation begins reorganization
2000  
National Energy Technology Laboratory named national lab
2001  
National White Collar Crime Center/Internet Fraud Complaint Center moves into Technology Park
2001  
Biometrics Fusion Center contract awarded
2001  
Decadal Review Committee releases report
2001  
Institute for Scientific Research (ISR) facility breaks ground
2002  
I-79 Technology Park expands with purchase of more than 400 acres
2002  
VC Link system sold to North Carolina
2002  
Affiliate Leadership Council established
2002  
INNOVA Commercialization Program launched
2003  
WVHTC Foundation awarded state grant for I-79 Technology Park expansion
2004  
WVHTC Foundation establishes Intellectual Property Management Group and expanded to Wheeling
2004  
Global Grid Exchange launched
2005  
WVHTC Foundation establishes Public Safety and Homeland Security Group and expands to Moundsville
2005  
WVHTC Foundation expands I-79 Technology Park by breaking ground on 125,000 square-foot building
2006  
WVHTC Foundation and ISR combine their research and development programs under the WVHTC Foundation
2007  
ISR facility opens and is renamed the “Robert H. Mollohan Research Center”
2008  
WVHTC Foundation’s new facility opens at 5000 NASA Boulevard
2009  
Allegheny Power chooses the I-79 Technology Park as the new home for its Operations Center
2010 NOAA chooses I-79 Technology Park as site of new Environmental Security Computing Center (ESCC)
2011NOAA chooses I-79 Technology Park as site of new Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite (GOES-R) Command Center
2012Site development underway for Community and Technical College System of West Virginia/Pierpont Community & Technical College North Central Advanced Technology Center
2013NOAA GOES-R antennas constructed in the I-79 Technology Park
2013NOAA chooses the I-79 Technology Park as site for its new telecommunications gateway
2013 WVHTC Foundation celebrates 20th Anniversary as a West Virginia non-profit corporation