Black Mesa Technologies LLC

About other Black Mesas

The Spanish word mesa ‘table’ is applied in the American Southwest to geological formations of roughly table-like form — almost anything with a flat or flattish top may be called a mesa. As the Oxford Dictionary of American English puts it:

me·sa ... an isolated flat-topped hill with steep sides, found in landscapes with horizontal strata

Black Mesa is the name of several places in New Mexico, and several organizations use the phrase “black mesa” in their names. Among those I am aware of are: