General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) announced new facility located in Innovate ABQ Lobo Rainforest in downtown Albuquerque, New Mexico. The new office will support and expand GA-EMS business and technology development activities in the region. The office will provide GA-EMS with a more direct link to a growing community of contractors, entrepreneurs, and laboratories located in the Albuquerque area, including the Air Force Research Laboratory, Sandia National Laboratories, and Los Alamos National Laboratory. The University of New Mexico spearheaded the collaboration and development of Innovate ABQ, connecting the local research community and private and government resources to create a center of innovation and economic development designed to foster job growth and entrepreneurship within the community.
The Innovate ABQ complex is centered in a community with a concentration of science and technology expertise, we’re looking forward to continuing our work with the community to strengthen existing relationships and foster new opportunities for collaboration, as we advance critical energy, directed energy, and electric weapon systems and technologies for defense applications.