Unisys finalizes Port Royal lease

...Once known as the Shoppes of Port Royal in 1991, the former riverfront shopping center became home of the National Science Center's Fort Discovery in 1997. The museum closed in 2010, and the space has sat vacant since.Trotter believes...

See what's developing

...Road into an 80,000-square-foot section of the former Fort Discovery space that has sat vacant since the National Science Center-affiliated museum closed in 2010.Company officials said they likely will expand into the rest of the 118...

Trek toward more tech

...business district. And it would help fill 130,000-square-feet of space that's been a tough sell since the National Science Center-affiliated attraction vacated the riverfront building nearly four years ago.Though the Unisys operation will...

Defense contractors continue to look at Augusta

...Tuckey said. "This will be the center of Army cyber security."A 600,000-square-foot office project on National Science Center Foundation property near Gate 1 remains in the works, Tucker said.Developers are waiting for contractors to...

Augusta's 5 mayoral candidates participate in forum

...current commission.He said the cyber jobs actually include many transfers, but a new initiative at a former National Science Center property would enable workforce development.On the issue of dilapidated properties, Blocker-Adams said she...

"Significant interest" seen in old Fort Discovery space

...January 2012, Silagi purchased the two-story space within the Port Royal building for about $2 million.The old National Science Center attraction closed in 2010 after 13 years operation. The site has been stripped to bare concrete floors and columns...

National Science Center Foundation seeks use for property near Fort Gordon

...Command headquarters to Fort Gordon has prompted the National Science Center Foundation to act on vacant property near Gate...moved downtown to the Port Royal complex."The National Science Center Foun dation is requesting the zoning so that they...

Last Fort Discovery exhibit torn down for scrap metal

...Reynolds Street at the gateway to the now defunct National Science Center's Fort Discovery.The structure, designed...property in January.Rob Dennis, CEO of the National Science Center, said he hated to see the Fort Discovery story...

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...821-1080 and ask for any property crimes investigator on duty. Fort Discovery moves exhibits to freshen up The National Science Center's Fort Discovery is moving some of its exhibits in an effort to consolidate space, freshen up its look and...

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It hurts, but our baby had to leave home

...mind says that moving the National Science Center from Augusta's Fort Discovery...between the private nonprofit National Science Center Inc. and the U.S. Army...clear Fort Discovery -- the National Science Center's hands-on interactive...