Platinum Jubilee Celebration

A military tank

The Keweenaw Research Center (KRC) is pleased to announce its 70th Year Anniversary with a Platinum Jubilee Celebration, which was held on Friday, August 4, 2023. Guests attended the event to learn more about KRC, our capabilities, test course, the new cold room chamber, and more. It was an adventurous afternoon experiencing our new artic cold testing chamber at minus 20 degrees and test course rides. 

The KRC is located at 23337 Airpark Blvd in Calumet, Michigan and the event was held on the test course behind the main building. 

Event Details


23337 Airpark Blvd
Calumet, Michigan 49931
KRC's Test Course (VDA 1)


Friday, August 4, 2023


Noon to 5:00 pm (eastern)


  • Alumni Recognition
  • Capability Displays
  • New Cold Room Tours
  • New Facility Plans
  • Test Course Tours
  • Test Course Rides

Special Thank You to Our Sponsors:

  • Quincy’s Restaurant
  • Pat’s IGA
  • Country Inn & Suites
  • Houghton Fire Department
  • Festival Foods
  • Hancock Bottling
  • Econo Foods
  • Vollwerth’s