About Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Gets a Tech Makeover

New York Times (July 22, 2017)

America’s 11 Most Interesting Mayors

Politico (June 25, 2017) – Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto

Built on Steel, Pittsburgh Now Thrives on Culture

The New York Times (April 12, 2017)

Pittsburgh: Innovation in the Steel City

Yahoo News (March 10, 2016)

 

Transportation

CMU launches Smart Mobility Challenge to solve transportation problems throughout the region

NextPittsburgh (June 28, 2017)

Pittsburgh robotics company to work on autonomous aircraft

Pittsburgh Business Times (June 21, 2017)

Ford invests $1 billion in Pittsburgh-based Argo AI to build self-driving cars by 2021

TechCrunch (Feb. 18, 2017)

Why Did Uber Pilot Driverless Cars In Pittsburgh? Here’s Why
Forbes (Jan. 24, 2017)

Energy (Natural Gas, Nuclear, Oil)

Appalachia joins the race for the multibillion-dollar petrochemicals boom
CNBC (July 11, 2017)

$1.3M grant will boost Pitt nuclear energy research
Pittsburgh Business Times (June 29, 2017)

Rice-EQT Merger to Form America’s Biggest Natural Gas Producer
Bloomberg (June 19, 2017)

Renewable Energy

City plan aims to entice investment Uptown, West Oakland
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (July 11, 2017)

Appalachian Power smartly expands energy sources
The Register-Herald (July 10, 2017)

The Mayors of Pittsburgh and Paris: We Have Our Own Climate Deal
The New York Times (June 7, 2017)

Health

Allegheny Health Network plans new cancer institute, stronger ties with Johns Hopkins

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (June 14, 2017)

The Next Big (Data) Thing tracks digital health innovations
NextPittsburgh (April 15, 2017)

Pitt’s Healthy Lifestyle Institute poised to be national model for how to personalize health care

NextPittsburgh (April 12, 2017)

 

America’s Healthiest Cities 2016

BetterDoctor (Feb. 17, 2016) – Pittsburgh ranked #7


Manufacturing

GE Aviation and ATI developing meltless titanium alloy powder for 3D printing

3D Printing Industry (July 5, 2017)

Pittsburgh-based firm to buy NH’s Globe Manufacturing

NH Business Review (June 29, 2017)

Pitt researchers are developing a new type of steel

NextPittsburgh (June 22, 2017)

 

Robotics

Growing robotics industry helps drive development in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (June 29, 2017)

How Carnegie Mellon’s snake robot became the multi-legged snake monster

TechCrunch (July 6, 2017)

Kale farming robots in Pittsburgh don’t need soil or even much water
Trib Live (July 3, 2017)