Grant and Loan Resources for Business Recovery

Bedford County Economic Development

Office of Economic Development


Center for Engineering Research & Education

The Center for Engineering Research & Education (CERE) is located on 28 acres in the New London Business and Technology Center and focuses on regional research and development by uniting industry and academics, and providing a working platform for research and higher education. Situated in the 28-acre LUTECH park owned by Liberty University, CERE’s industry-sponsored labs help meet industry needs, foster academic research pursuits, and provide work opportunities for students. Its vision is for students, educators, and industry leaders to work side by side in the state-of-the-art facility.