Maui Business Report
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High-Tech? High Time.
2012 Plans released for a $1.4 billion park upgrade
2010 Pacific Joint Information Technology Center opens
2006 Mezzanine incubator for high-tech companies opens in Maui R&T Park
1994 Maui High Performance Computing Center comes online
1992 Maui Research & Technology Center opens
1990 Groundbreaking for the Maui Research & Technology Park
1982 Maui Economic Development Board is formed
By the Numbers
$1.8 Million Spent on film production in Maui County in the first half of 2012 by crews working through the Maui County Film Office. Programs included CBS’s “Hawaii 5-0” and Bravo’s “Tone It Up” pilot.
182,800 Tons of sugar produced by Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar Co. in 2011
18,700 Homes that can be powered annually by Maui County’s Kaheawa Wind project above Maalaea Harbor, completed in July.
5,583 Cut Christmas trees produced in Maui County in 2007.
36 Full-time jobs that could be created by the construction of the planned Advanced Technology Solar Telescope atop Haleakala. The optical solar telescope would be the world’s largest.
SOURCES: FILM: Maui County film commission, SUGAR: Alexander & Baldwin 2011 earnings report, WIND: First Wind, TREES: USDA Census of Agriculture, TELESCOPE: Office of Economy Development Maui County Booklet
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