Vulcan Inc

Latest stories

13h
The Columbus Dispatch
Getting around Columbus to get ‘Smart’ step by stepmanager for Smart Columbus. “You have to be thoughtful with what you’re doing.”
Getting around Columbus to get ‘Smart’ step by step
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 13 hours ago
manager for Smart Columbus. “You have to be thoughtful with what you’re doing.” The grants from the federal government and Vulcan Inc. span four years. Payouts will start in July. In general, the city should do a lot of heavy lifting in the first... Read more
3d
examiner.com
U.S. Department of Transportation Announces Winner of the Smart City ChallengePaul G. Allen’s Vulcan Inc. awards additional $10 million COLUMBUS, OH – U.S.
U.S. Department of Transportation Announces Winner of the Smart City Challenge
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
Paul G. Allen’s Vulcan Inc. awards additional $10 million COLUMBUS, OH – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced today that Columbus, OH has been selected as the winner of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (U.S. DOT)’s Smart City... Read more
3 related stories
3d
Fortune
Why the Feds and Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen Are Betting on Columbus, OHfour times more likely to die before their first birthday. Columbus has a plan
Why the Feds and Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen Are Betting on Columbus, OH
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
four times more likely to die before their first birthday. Columbus has a plan to change that. And the federal government, Vulcan Inc.—a private company that pursues the projects and investments of Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen—along with other... Read more
3 related stories
3d
The Verge
Columbus wins the White House’s ‘Smart City’ challengein a conference call with reporters. In addition to the $40 million from DOT,
Columbus wins the White House’s ‘Smart City’ challenge
The Verge / Posted 3 days ago
in a conference call with reporters. In addition to the $40 million from DOT, Columbus will also receive $10 million from Vulcan Inc., an investment and philanthropy firm run by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen. The city has also raised $90 million... Read more
3 related stories
3d
The Columbus Dispatch
U.S. transportation secretary announces Columbus win of Smart City money$40 million of the grant will come from the U.S. Department of Transportation.
U.S. transportation secretary announces Columbus win of Smart City money
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
$40 million of the grant will come from the U.S. Department of Transportation. The remaining $10 million will come from Vulcan Inc. As part of its grant application, the city received another $90 million in local matching contributions from the... Read more
4d
PhysOrg
Shark census reaches first 100 reefs: Early findings of global survey show existing data may be inaccuratein coral reef environments. The data will be made available through an open-acc
Shark census reaches first 100 reefs: Early findings of global survey show existing data may be inaccurate
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
in coral reef environments. The data will be made available through an open-access database platform created by Allen's Vulcan Inc. Researchers, policymakers, governments and others will be able use the database to inform conservation priorities... Read more
4d
The Columbus Dispatch
‘We can’t let him bankrupt America,’ Hillary Clinton says of Donald Trumpbeat out six other finalists for the competition to receive $50 million in gran
‘We can’t let him bankrupt America,’ Hillary Clinton says of Donald Trump
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
beat out six other finalists for the competition to receive $50 million in grant funding from the federal government and Vulcan Inc. to develop Columbus into the nation’s proving ground for intelligent transportation systems,” Dispatch reporter... Read more
4d
The Aero-News Network
Allen: Stratolaunch Near Completionpayloads up to 550,000 pounds. He says the aircraft's 1,000 nautical mile fligh
Allen: Stratolaunch Near Completion
The Aero-News Network / Posted 4 days ago
payloads up to 550,000 pounds. He says the aircraft's 1,000 nautical mile flight radius gives it access to a variety of runways, making it much more flexible for potential launch customers. (Image courtesy Vulcan Inc.)FMI: http://aerospace.vulcan.... Read more
11 related stories
4d
The East Liverpool Review
Ohio capital to get $40M as "Smart City" competition winnernetwork. Columbus will receive the grant from the U.S. Department of Transport
Ohio capital to get $40M as "Smart City" competition winner
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 4 days ago
network. Columbus will receive the grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation and another $10 million from Vulcan Inc. after beating out six other cities in the federal agency's Smart City Challenge. Ohio's two U.S. senators... Read more
3 related stories
4d
Lisbon Morning Journal
Ohio capital to get $40M as "Smart City" competition winnernetwork. Columbus will receive the grant from the U.S. Department of Transport
Ohio capital to get $40M as "Smart City" competition winner
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 4 days ago
network. Columbus will receive the grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation and another $10 million from Vulcan Inc. after beating out six other cities in the federal agency's Smart City Challenge. Ohio's two U.S. senators... Read more
3 related stories
5d
NorthWest Cable News
Blazers to Seattle? Oregon columnist floats theory after Calabro hirestraw. Canzano also lists other moves made over the years by Allen -- owner of
Blazers to Seattle? Oregon columnist floats theory after Calabro hire
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 5 days ago
straw. Canzano also lists other moves made over the years by Allen -- owner of the Seahawks and founder of Seattle-based Vulcan, Inc. and co-founder of Microsoft -- which show Allen's strong love for all things Seattle. - Lobbied NBA to allow... Read more
5d
OregonLive.com
Portland loses 'Smart City Challenge' to Columbus, OhioFrancisco, vying for the grant money. The federal cash is expected to come with
Portland loses 'Smart City Challenge' to Columbus, Ohio
OregonLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
Francisco, vying for the grant money. The federal cash is expected to come with an additional $10 million from Paul Allen's Vulcan Inc. Portland had been named a finalist in March. Portland officials including Mayor Charlie Hales traveled to... Read more
5d
TribLIVE
Pittsburgh loses to Columbus for $50M Smart Cities Challenge grantbeat six other finalists for the Smart Cities Challenge grant awarded by the U.
Pittsburgh loses to Columbus for $50M Smart Cities Challenge grant
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
beat six other finalists for the Smart Cities Challenge grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Transportation and Vulcan Inc. to help the city merge innovative technologies into its transportation network. “I look forward to continuing to... Read more
5d
Your Hometown Lima Stations
Ohio capital to get $40M as "Smart City" competition winnernetwork. Columbus will receive the grant from the U.S. Department of Transport
Ohio capital to get $40M as "Smart City" competition winner
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
network. Columbus will receive the grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation and another $10 million from Vulcan Inc. after beating out six other cities in the federal agency's Smart City Challenge. Ohio's two U.S. senators... Read more
3 related stories
5d
KING5 Seattle
Blazers to Seattle? Oregon columnist floats theory after Calabro hirestraw. Canzano also lists other moves made over the years by Allen -- owner of
Blazers to Seattle? Oregon columnist floats theory after Calabro hire
KING5 Seattle / Posted 5 days ago
straw. Canzano also lists other moves made over the years by Allen -- owner of the Seahawks and founder of Seattle-based Vulcan, Inc. and co-founder of Microsoft -- which show Allen's strong love for all things Seattle. - Lobbied NBA to allow... Read more
5d
The Record Searchlight
Ohio capital to get $40M as "Smart City" competition winnernetwork. Columbus will receive the grant from the U.S. Department of Transport
Ohio capital to get $40M as "Smart City" competition winner
The Record Searchlight / Posted 5 days ago
network. Columbus will receive the grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation and another $10 million from Vulcan Inc. after beating out six other cities in the federal agency's Smart City Challenge. Ohio's two U.S. senators... Read more
3 related stories
5d
The Columbus Dispatch
Columbus awarded $50 million in Smart City grantsof Transportation’s Smart City. The city will receive $50 million in grant fun
Columbus awarded $50 million in Smart City grants
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
of Transportation’s Smart City. The city will receive $50 million in grant funding from the federal government and Vulcan Inc. to develop the city into a test track for intelligent transportation systems. Federal officials will be in... Read more
7d
OregonLive.com
Back off Seattle! Trail Blazers still belong to Portlandnew voice/face of the Blazers. Allen loves Seattle. He was born there. He live
Back off Seattle! Trail Blazers still belong to Portland
OregonLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
new voice/face of the Blazers. Allen loves Seattle. He was born there. He lives near there still. His mothership company, Vulcan, Inc. is headquartered there. His NFL team plays there. With the Sonics gone to Oklahoma City, Allen saw an... Read more
16 related stories
11d
OregonLive.com
Trail Blazers broadcast firings smack of hubrismakes fans feel like the front office doesn't understand the city. Allen lives
Trail Blazers broadcast firings smack of hubris
OregonLive.com / Posted 11 days ago
makes fans feel like the front office doesn't understand the city. Allen lives and works in Seattle. His holding company, Vulcan Inc., is Seattle-based. He's had an odd fascination with all things Seattle -- from Brandon Roy to Martell Webster to... Read more
17d
The Columbus Dispatch
Columbus pitches for $50M in federal transportation grantslessons learned in Columbus can help change this country.” A decision is expec
Columbus pitches for $50M in federal transportation grants
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 17 days ago
lessons learned in Columbus can help change this country.” A decision is expected from the department and Seattle-based Vulcan Inc. this month. Columbus is competing with San Francisco, Austin, Portland, Kansas City, Denver and Pittsburgh. “The... Read more
23d
Hospitality Net
Vulcan Real Estate to Buy Redbury Hollywood for $40.9 Millionboutique hotel at the iconic corner of Hollywood and Vine was sold to 1717 Vine
Vulcan Real Estate to Buy Redbury Hollywood for $40.9 Million
Hospitality Net / Posted 23 days ago
boutique hotel at the iconic corner of Hollywood and Vine was sold to 1717 Vine LLC, an entity related to Seattle-based Vulcan Inc. The property is a luxury all-suites hotel that includes the distinctive and highly popular Cleo restaurant. First... Read more
25d
The Columbus Dispatch
COTA lands federal grant for Cleveland Ave. rapid buscity is one of seven finalists for the $40 million grant from the federal gover
COTA lands federal grant for Cleveland Ave. rapid bus
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 25 days ago
city is one of seven finalists for the $40 million grant from the federal government and another $10 million from Vulcan Inc. Part of the proposal is to expand wireless internet access in the corridor, where buses will have wifi access and... Read more
26d
KQ2 St. Joseph
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 26 days ago
it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an additional $10 million from Paul Allen's Vulcan Inc. San Francisco, a finalist, imagines a fanciful city with an elaborate network of city-run self-driving cars and... Read more
15 related stories
26d
KESQ Palm Springs
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 26 days ago
it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an additional $10 million from Paul Allen's Vulcan Inc. San Francisco, a finalist, imagines a fanciful city with an elaborate network of city-run self-driving cars and... Read more
15 related stories
26d
ABC 7 El Paso
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 26 days ago
it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an additional $10 million from Paul Allen's Vulcan Inc. San Francisco, a finalist, imagines a fanciful city with an elaborate network of city-run self-driving cars and... Read more
15 related stories
26d
News 8000
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?
News 8000 / Posted 26 days ago
it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an additional $10 million from Paul Allen's Vulcan Inc. San Francisco, a finalist, imagines a fanciful city with an elaborate network of city-run self-driving cars and... Read more
15 related stories
26d
My EastText
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?
My EastText / Posted 26 days ago
it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an additional $10 million from Paul Allen's Vulcan Inc. San Francisco, a finalist, imagines a fanciful city with an elaborate network of city-run self-driving cars and... Read more
15 related stories
26d
KECI Missoula
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?
KECI Missoula / Posted 26 days ago
it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an additional $10 million from Paul Allen's Vulcan Inc. San Francisco, a finalist, imagines a fanciful city with an elaborate network of city-run self-driving cars and... Read more
15 related stories
26d
KSBW Salinas
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?
KSBW Salinas / Posted 26 days ago
it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an additional $10 million from Paul Allen's Vulcan Inc. San Francisco, a finalist, imagines a fanciful city with an elaborate network of city-run self-driving cars and... Read more
15 related stories
26d
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 26 days ago
it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an additional $10 million from Paul Allen's Vulcan Inc. San Francisco, a finalist, imagines a fanciful city with an elaborate network of city-run self-driving cars and... Read more
15 related stories
26d
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 26 days ago
it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an additional $10 million from Paul Allen's Vulcan Inc. San Francisco, a finalist, imagines a fanciful city with an elaborate network of city-run self-driving cars and... Read more
15 related stories
26d
WJXT Jacksonville
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 26 days ago
it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an additional $10 million from Paul Allen's Vulcan Inc. San Francisco, a finalist, imagines a fanciful city with an elaborate network of city-run self-driving cars and... Read more
15 related stories
26d
KTVZ Bend
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?
KTVZ Bend / Posted 26 days ago
it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an additional $10 million from Paul Allen's Vulcan Inc. San Francisco, a finalist, imagines a fanciful city with an elaborate network of city-run self-driving cars and... Read more
15 related stories
26d
KXLY-TV Spokane
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 26 days ago
it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an additional $10 million from Paul Allen's Vulcan Inc. San Francisco, a finalist, imagines a fanciful city with an elaborate network of city-run self-driving cars and... Read more
15 related stories
26d
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 26 days ago
it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an additional $10 million from Paul Allen's Vulcan Inc. San Francisco, a finalist, imagines a fanciful city with an elaborate network of city-run self-driving cars and... Read more
15 related stories
26d
KRDO Colorado Springs
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 26 days ago
it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an additional $10 million from Paul Allen's Vulcan Inc. San Francisco, a finalist, imagines a fanciful city with an elaborate network of city-run self-driving cars and... Read more
15 related stories
26d
News Channel 12 New Bern
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 26 days ago
it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an additional $10 million from Paul Allen's Vulcan Inc. San Francisco, a finalist, imagines a fanciful city with an elaborate network of city-run self-driving cars and... Read more
15 related stories
26d
Q13 FOX Seattle
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an
Can a city switch entirely to driverless cars?
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 26 days ago
it experiment with innovative transit options. It would also be eligible for an additional $10 million from Paul Allen’s Vulcan Inc. San Francisco, a finalist, imagines a fanciful city with an elaborate network of city-run self-driving cars and... Read more
15 related stories

People in this news