PNW secures grant to improve steelmaking process

Purdue University Northwest researchers have been awarded a $7 million federal grant to study blast furnace efficiency. Researchers at the Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation are leading a team in the study to develop a next-generation Integrated Virtual Blast Furnace to be more efficient, to reduce emissions and to devise a training model.

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Purdue University Northwest awarded nearly $6M grant from NSA

The National Security Agency has awarded a nearly $6 million Cybersecurity Workforce Development grant to the College of Technology at Purdue University Northwest.

Distillery to rehab vacant downtown Hammond building

The city's Department of Planning and Development says 18th Street Distillery has acquired a vacant mechanic garage building in the city's downtown with plans to transform it into a new distillery and tasting room.

PNW celebrates Bioscience Innovation Building

Purdue University Northwest says the Nils K. Nelson Bioscience Innovation Building is nearing completion and has been officially handed over to the university for use.

Horseshoe Hammond reports record betting

Horseshoe Hammond Casino is reporting increased attendance and sports betting since opening "The Book" six months ago. The casino's sportsbook has taken over 53 percent of the retail and in-person market of northwest Indiana since its opening in September through February of this year.