Brooklyn Navy Yard founded in 1801. America’s premier US Naval ship building facility for 165 years. Now a billion-dollar project to bring manufacturing back to New York.

The Brooklyn Navy Yard (the Yard) is a mission-driven industrial park that is a nationally acclaimed model of the viability and positive impact of modern, urban industrial development. The Yard is home to 450+ businesses employing more than 11,000 people and generating over $2.5 billion per year in economic impact for the city. Building on the Yard's history as the economic heart of Brooklyn, the 300-acre waterfront asset offers a critical pathway to the middle class for many New Yorkers.

BNYDC’s mission is to fuel New York City’s economic vitality by creating and preserving quality jobs, growing the City’s modern industrial sector and its businesses, and connecting the local community with the economic opportunity and resources of the Yard.

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  • Intro
  • An Interesting Concept: The Brooklyn Navy Yard
  • Teaser and Tour of the State-of-the-Art Brooklyn STEAM Center's Design Lab
  • Tour of Manufacturers in the Brooklyn Navy Yard
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    Jared Giles
    Director of Workforce Development Initiatives
    Brooklyn STEAM Center
    Brooklyn NY USA
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    Joshua Cruz
    Instructor, Design & Engineering
    Brooklyn STEAM Center
    Brooklyn NY USA