What's Next, Starts Here.

Welcome to the Tri-Cities Research District.

Who We Are

The Tri-Cities Research District is an “innovation eco-system” enabling research and technology companies to develop, commercialize and market products worldwide.

From “smart grid” to sustainable energy, what’s next in energy and environmental solutions starts here.

We invite you to explore this site for information about our resource-rich community of talent, experience, patents, resources, physical assets, customers and partners. You can join us and make your history here.


Engage, Connect, Accelerate and Expand

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TCRD Fast Facts

  • A 2,875 Acre Research Park
  • Unique Facilities Available
  • Five Major Property Owners
    • Battelle
    • U.S. Department of Energy
    • Port of Benton
    • Washington State University
    • Tri-Cities and a Private Development
    • 7000 Workers within the District

The Tri-Cities Research District is a 2,875 acre research park that was designated in 2007 by Governor Gregoire. It has five major property owners, Battelle, U.S. Department of Energy, Port of Benton, Washington State University -Tri-Cities along with a private development. The TCRD is recognized throughout the Pacific Northwest and the world as a hub of clean energy innovation.

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