Why the HIVE? Why Grand Forks?
The HIVE is located in downtown Grand Forks, North Dakota. What makes this area so special? Grand Forks is a hub for UAS and autonomous innovation, education, research, testing, and implementation. The City of Grand Forks and State of North Dakota are all-in on UAS, in fact, companies from all over the world have brought their operations to Grand Forks.
A few of the key partners of this ecosystem include the Grand Forks Air Force Base, the University of North Dakota Aerospace and Engineering Colleges, Northland Community & Technical College, the Northern Plains UAS Test Site, TRMC, congressional delegates, and the Grand Sky Business Park. World class businesses like Northrop Grumman and General Atomics also call Grand Forks home. This foundation supports UAS organizations of all shapes and sizes, from startups to military contractors.
The HIVE and the City of Grand Forks can connect your business to the resources it needs to get off the ground. We’re your runway to the industry, providing a hub for networking, education, and funding opportunities only available at the HIVE.
Explore The HIVE with the interactive 360º tour below.
The Grand Forks UAS Local Ecosystem
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