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NEW BRITAIN – Central Connecticut State University is currently hosting its sixth annual Young Engineers Summer STEM Workforce Development Program to…

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MANUFACTURING: Medical device makers continue to find success
icon Posted: 07 May 2018 [08:31 PM]

Hartford Courant WOLCOTT - Seventy-four years after inventor Frank DeBisschop opened a tool and die shop in Thomaston, his grandson is still running a spinoff of his manufacturing business, mass-producing medical devices and honing prototypes in Wolcott. With 20,000 square…

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Construction jobs up 61,000 nationally
icon Posted: 19 March 2018 [09:12 PM]

Construction jobs across the country increased by 61,000 jobs in February, according to new data compiled by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials said this is the highest level of job growth since June 2008. However,…

Employment up 3,400 in January
icon Posted: 19 March 2018 [09:11 PM]

WETHERSFIELD-Connecticut gained 3,400 jobs in January, while the unemployment rate was unchanged, according to a survey administered by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Over the year, nonagricultural employment in the state grew by 5,500 jobs, or 0.5…

jarvis-airfoil-is-murphys-monday-manufacturer Jarvis Airfoil is Murphy's Monday Manufacturer
icon Posted: 19 March 2018 [09:09 PM]

PORTLAND-A fifth-generation, family-owned company has been named this week’s “Murphy’s Monday Manufacturer” by U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy. Jarvis Airfoil, Inc. was…

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democrats-propose-1t-infrastructure-plan Democrats propose $1T infrastructure plan
icon Posted: 12 March 2018 [07:10 PM]

WASHINGTON-The U.S. Senate Democrats’ proposed $1 trillion infrastructure plan will create more than 15 million jobs and strengthen Buy America requirements…

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new-director-named-for-aerospace-group New director named for aerospace group
icon Posted: 05 March 2018 [06:40 PM]

ROCKY HILL-A Connecticut manufacturing executive veteran, Paul Murphy, has been named the new executive director of the Aerospace Components Manufacturers, the…

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microcare-hires-new-sales-manager MicroCare hires new sales manager
icon Posted: 05 February 2018 [08:14 PM]

NEW BRITAIN-MicroCare Corp. announced Monday its new Regional Sales Manager for the Central United States and Canadian regions. Kevin Marion of…

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Manufacturing Innovation Fund has assisted thousands with jobs
icon Posted: 22 January 2018 [08:38 PM]

HARTFORD-The state has invested more than $43.7 million as part of the Manufacturing Innovation Fund to assist nearly 900 companies since 2014, according to an annual According to an annual report recently released by Gov. Dannel Malloy. The…

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acme-monaco-opens-new-plant-in-maine Acme Monaco opens new plant in Maine
icon Posted: 11 December 2017 [09:20 PM]

NEW BRITAIN - To keep up with a growing market demand, New Britain-based manufacturer Acme Monaco opened a new facility in…

murphy-introduces-updated-buy-american-act Murphy introduces updated Buy American Act
icon Posted: 11 December 2017 [09:17 PM]

WASHINGTON-The 21st Century Buy American Act introduced on Monday by U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., could create up to 100,000 jobs…

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utc-names-paul-eremenko-as-chief-technology-officer UTC names Paul Eremenko as chief technology officer
icon Posted: 04 December 2017 [08:56 PM]

FARMINGTON-United Technologies Corp. has hired an Airbus executive to provide strategic leadership for the company’s research, engineering and development activities. Paul Eremenko…

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murphy-honors-49-years-of-growth-at-bml-tool Murphy honors 49 years of growth at BML Tool
icon Posted: 06 November 2017 [09:57 PM]

HARTFORD - Longtime family-owned manufacturer BML Tool & Manufacturing Corp. is this week’s “Murphy’s Monday Manufacturer,” announced U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy.…

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makino-inc-inaugurates-new-facility Makino Inc. inaugurates new facility
icon Posted: 30 October 2017 [08:50 PM]

NEW BRITAIN - Makino Inc. held a ribbon-cutting Monday to mark the official opening of its new facility and expansion of SST,…

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supply-rate-board-helps-manage-energy-expense Supply Rate Board helps manage energy expense
icon Posted: 16 October 2017 [10:10 PM]

NEW BRITAIN-As temperatures drop, Connecticut’s Public Utilities Regulatory Authority reminds residents and business owners to use the state’s official Generation Supply Rate…