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Jacobs Vehicle Systems Plant Tour

Jacobs Vehicle Systems celebrated their 2nd Annual MFGDAY with over 80 students, educators, and business leaders participating from around Connecticut. The majority of the students were seniors in high school, but the group also included some juniors and seniors in college. The plant tour consi...

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Unicorr Packaging Group Plant Tour

For our final tour of the month, our membership had the exciting opportunity to see manufacturing processes on the eastern side of Connecticut.  Unicorr Packaging Group, a division of The Nutmeg Container Corp., opened its doors and gave us an exciting tour introducing our group to the world of...

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TIGHITCO Opens Doors to APICS Hartford

APICS-Hartford hosted its most popular tour this month in honor of Manufacturing Day, with over 50 guests in attendance at TIGHITCO, Inc. TIGHITCO has a lengthy history in Connecticut, dating back to 1972 when they were known as Ellcott Manufacturing. In 1997, TIGHITCO purchased Ellcott to add to th...

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Did You Miss the Advanced Manufacturing Technology Tour?

On Tuesday October 4th, Frank Gulluni and his team at Asnuntuck Community College provided those in attendance with an inside look at one of the premier learning facilities for advanced manufacturing in the state of Connecticut.  The tour was an educational glance at the facilities providi...

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Asnuntuck Community College featured on CPTV’s Made in Connecticut II

Asnuntuck Community College in Enfield is one of the schools highlighted for its development of the future workforce in CPTV’s original documentary, Made in Connecticut II, which premieres Thursday, May 19 at 8 p.m., with an encore broadcast airing Sunday, May 23 at 10 p.m. Hosted and p...

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