Boeing opens R&D facility at the University of Queensland

    Boeing Research and Technology Australia (BR&T–Australia) announced (26-Jun-2017) it has moved its Brisbane based team into a new centre within The University of Queensland’s (UQ) St Lucia campus. The move is the first time in the Asia Pacific region that Boeing has co-located research within a university. Boeing Australia, New Zealand and South Pacific president Maureen Dougherty stated the move would be of great benefit to both Boeing and UQ: “the opening of this centre on campus brings together Boeing and UQ researchers who will collaborate on the next great advances in aerospace”.