CenterPoint Energy, Inc., is headquartered in Houston, Texas. It’s electric transmission and delivery business delivers electricity in a 5,000 square-mile area that includes Houston, the nation's fourth largest city. Our natural gas distribution business operates in six states: Arkansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Oklahoma and Texas. CenterPoint Energy Services (CES), our competitive natural gas sales and service business, serves approximately 25,000 customers across 20 states.
- Terminalling, storage and packaging services for petroleum products and by-products including refining, blending and packaging of finished lubricants
- Natural gas liquids transportation and distribution services and natural gas storage
- Sulfur and sulfur-based products gathering, processing, manufacturing, marketing and distribution including fertilizer manufacturing and distribution
- Marine transportation services for petroleum products and by-products
The Lone Star Unmanned Aircraft Systems Center of Excellence & Innovation (LSUASC)
The LSUASC team is focused on innovative solutions for the national purpose of integrating UAS into the national airspace. We also are committed to the business of commercial development of applications that enhance America’s competitiveness in global markets by leveraging UAS technologies. Our mission is also educational as we seek top-flight research programs and personnel to deepen student learning experience that will keep America competitive for decades to come.
- Course design and development
- Online course delivery
- Hosting services for eLearning courses
- Classroom-based instruction
- Hands-on skills-based instruction
- National certification testing
- Technical assistance and technology validation
- Bilingual training and translation services
For 100 years, the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) has served the citizens of Texas through engineering and technology-oriented research and educational collaborations. Their research has made significant impact on the health, safety and quality of life of Texas citizens and has contributed to the state's economic growth and development. TEES researchers partner with industry, communities and academic institutions to solve problems to help improve the quality of life, promote economic development, and enhance the educational systems of Texas. They also promote new technology education and investigate problems in health and the environment. They have established centers conducting research in the specialized areas of; Energy Systems and Services, Healthcare Information Systems, Sensors Materials and Manufacturing, National Security, and Safety Infrastructure. They also work to improve student performance in math, science and technology in order to transfer new technologies from research and development activities to useful applications, and commercialize promising technologies.
Aviation Unmanned collaborates with TEES in multiple areas in order to help provide market solutions to critical problems. We deeply value our TEES relationship and feel fortunate to have such a valuable partner!
Union Pacific Railroad is the principal operating company of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP). One of America's most recognized companies, Union Pacific Railroad connects 23 states in the western two-thirds of the country by rail, providing a critical link in the global supply chain. From 2006-2015, Union Pacific invested $33 billion in its network and operations to support America's transportation infrastructure. The railroad's diversified business mix includes Agricultural Products, Automotive, Chemicals, Coal, Industrial Products and Intermodal. Union Pacific serves many of the fastest-growing U.S. population centers, operates from all major West Coast and Gulf Coast ports to eastern gateways, connects with Canada's rail systems and is the only railroad serving all six major Mexico gateways. Union Pacific provides value to its roughly 10,000 customers by delivering products in a safe, reliable, fuel-efficient and environmentally responsible manner.