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contract manufacturing Oct 09, 2013

Defense Manufacturing in the U.S.

We’ve seen a lot of news lately focusing on the reliance of the Defense industry on foreign sourced defense combat system components and raw materials. The main argument? This reliance is creating vulnerabilities to sourcing issues that include the risk of incorporating counterfeit parts or using materials that don’t adhere to strict environmental regulations.

General News Mar 18, 2013

First Round of U.S. Veterans Complete National Get Skills to Work Program in Cincinnati

This past weekend, the first group of 11 U.S. veterans were recognized for completion of the new Get Skills to Work (GSTW) program, a national program designed to help bridge the current skills gap in U.S. Manufacturing jobs, and to encourage and train a new generation of skilled U.S. manufacturing employees to help fill the estimated 600,000 open manufacturing jobs nationwide.

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