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)
2011 NOAA chooses I-79 Technology Park as site of new Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite (GOES-R) Command Center
2011 NOAA Environmental Security Computing Center (NESCC) state-of-the-art supercomputing center begins operation. The supercomputer is NOAA’s powerful new tool in climate and weather modeling.
2012 Site development underway for Community and Technical College System of West Virginia/Pierpont Community & Technical College North Central Advanced Technology Center
2012 FBI leases space in the Robert H. Mollohan Research Center to house its Internet Crime Complaint Center
2012 Mon Power completes construction of an expandable 14-MW substation in the I-79 Technology Park. The new substation will have the capability to meet all future power requirements the Park may require as it continues to grow.
2013 NOAA chooses the I-79 Technology Park as site for its new telecommunications gateway
2013 NOAA begins operation of its Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite-R Series (GOES-R) back-up ground station in the Robert H. Mollohan Research Center. This program provides continuous weather imagery and monitoring of meteorological and space environment data to protect life and property across the Unites States.
2013 WVHTC Foundation celebrates 20th Anniversary as a West Virginia non-profit corporation
2014 NOAA completes construction of its Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) ground station at the Robert H. Mollohan Research Center. JPSS is the nation’s next generation polar-orbiting operational environmental satellite system
2015 WVHTC Foundation files “dba” with the State of West Virginia to modify the organization’s name to “High Technology Foundation”