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Google is Investing $13 Billion to Expand Across the U.S.

Google’s 2019 expansion plans have reached new heights with its latest announcement. The tech giant is investing $13 billion to build offices and data centers across the nation. Google’s CEO Sundar Pichai announced in a blog post that the company is building a presence in 14 new states, bringing the total number of Google locations to 24 states. New offices and data centers will be constructed in Nebraska, Nevada, Ohio, Texas, Oklahoma, South Carolina, and Virginia. Photo: Google Google’s rapid expansion plan has been underway for a few months. In November, the company opened a Detroit office in Little Caesars Arena. Google invested $1 billion in two Hudson Street offices and a Washington Street location to double its New York employee capacity over the next 10 years. This comes after the company bought Chelsea Market for $2.4 billion. Those projects are expected to be completed by 2022. Earlier this month, Google announced plans to expand its Atlanta office, tripling its space in...

Feb 14, 2019

Google Announces New $1 Billion NYC Expansion

On Monday, Google announced plans to expand its New York City campus. The $1 billion project will consist of two Hudson Street offices and a Washington Street location. In total, the Google Hudson Square will be over 1.7 million square feet. The company has also planned expansion in Chelsea. Earlier this year, Google purchased Manhattan Chelsea Market for $2.4 billion. “With these most recent investments in Google Chelsea and Google Hudson Square, we will have the capacity to more than double the number of Googlers in New York over the next 10 years,” Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Ruth Porat said in a blog post. Google’s current New York City office houses more than 7,000 employees that work on the Search, Ads, Maps, YouTube, Cloud, Technical Infrastructure, Sales, Partnerships and Research teams. “We believe that as our company grows, we have a responsibility to support the communities we call home,” Porat said.  “That means supporting the infrastructure and...

Dec 17, 2018