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NIST Awards $12 Million to MEP Centers in 11 States
The National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) program has awarded a total of nearly $12 million in first-year funding to 11 organizations that will operate MEP centers in Delaware, Hawaii, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Mississippi, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Carolina and Wyoming. MEP centers in all 50 states and Puerto Rico support small and medium-size manufacturers and are dedicated to enhancing the productivity and technological performance of U.S. manufacturing. Click here to read full release.
APUC - New Guidelines & Application
APUC would like to inform previous and current grant applicants of new program updates. It is highly encouraged that you visit: http://www.business.nd.gov/apuc, where all program documents can be found.
Six sessions of Advanced Lean systems training for manufacturers.
Combining the Lean Enterprise Certification Program and Quick & Easy Kaizen Generates $153,000 in savings and 243 Implemented Ideas for Bobcat Company.
Job Instruction Training Enables Bordertown Retail Systems to Decrease Set-Up Time by 75% and Employee Mistakes by 50%
Innovative Tooling Concepts Help a Start-Up Company Increase Output and Lower Operating Costs
Task Manufacturing Becomes ISO 9001:2008 Certified and Increases Sales by 15%