Prince William County Department of Economic Dev. logs $1.5B in capital investment in FY2019
PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY, VA — The Prince William County Department of Economic Development announced $1.53 billion in capital investment and 227 new jobs in Fiscal Year 2019, stemming from 13 targeted industry projects. The results marked yet another twelvemonth period within which the County has logged over half a billion dollars in economic development projects. During the year, the County further solidified its position as a major player in the world’s largest data center market with the completion of six data center projects, including COPT’s two new data centers in Innovation Park, and celebrated notable achievements of some of its fastest-growing companies. Mu-Del Electronics LLC, a Major player in the world’s largest data center market leading manufacturer of highperformance radio frequency and microwave-based systems, relocated to a $5 million custom-built operations center at Merritt I-66 Business Park. A move that could spur a doubling of the company’s local workforce.