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MASSDEVELOPMENT, MASSMEP, SBANE PARTNER ON DEFENSE INDUSTRY RESEARCH, MANUFACTURING JOBS TRAINING THANKS TO $1.7M FEDERAL GRANT

  • On February 29, 2016
As part of a $1.7 million grant from the U.S. Department of Defense’s Office of Economic Adjustment, MassDevelopment is partnering with the Massachusetts Manufacturing Extension Partnership and the Smaller Business Association of New England to help Massachusetts defense-related businesses expand into civilian markets. With the OEA funds, the partnership will analyze the Massachusetts-based defense supply […]
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MassMEP and UMass Lowell address the biggest barrier to Manufacturing Growth

  • On February 24, 2016
Worcester, MA – Massachusetts Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MassMEP), a leading resource for manufacturing companies in Massachusetts, and UMass Lowell graduated the first class to complete the Advanced Computer Numerical Control (CNC) manufacturing training program this month. Part of the Applied Manufacturing Technology Pathway Certification, the program’s 12 graduates spent eight weeks in an intensive curriculum […]
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MassMEP Promotes Matthew Healy to Manager of Technical Skills Training

  • On February 10, 2016
Massachusetts Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MassMEP), a leading resource for manufacturing companies in Massachusetts, is pleased to announce the promotion of Matthew Healy to Manager, Technical Skills Training. The promotion recognizes Mr. Healy’s continued contributions and increased responsibilities at MassMEP. As the MassMEP Training Center grows its workforce training offerings, Mr. Healy will play a major […]
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Want to be a Billionaire? Study Engineering

  • On November 13, 2015
New research by London-based business-to-business consultancy Approved Index recently analyzed the educational backgrounds of the latest Forbes list of the richest 100 people in the world. And guess what: more than a fifth (22 per cent ) of the world’s wealthiest people studied engineering at university, accounting for almost twice as many billionaires’ degrees as […]
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Strong Mfg. Growth Propels Massachusetts MEP

  • On November 13, 2015
Manufacturing Technology News March 31, 2015 Business is brisk at the Massachusetts Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MassMEP). Three years of steady growth in the manufacturing sector with another underway has created new opportunities — but also bottlenecks — that need to be addressed by the state’s small and medium-sized manufacturers. “In terms of what we’re seeing […]
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MassMEP Partners with AIM-Photonics Institute to Develop Photonics Ecosystem

  • On October 20, 2015
MassMEP Announces Partnership with American Institute for Integrated Photonics to Develop Photonics Ecosystem October 20, 2015 – Worcester, MA – Massachusetts Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MassMEP), a leading resource for manufacturing companies in Massachusetts, is pleased to announce that it has entered into a partnership with the new American Institute for Integrated Photonics (AIM-Photonics), Rochester, NY. […]
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MassMEP Announces Promotions in Innovation and Growth, and Workforce Strategies Programs

  • On August 19, 2015
Massachusetts Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MassMEP), a leading resource for manufacturing companies in Massachusetts, is pleased to announce the promotions of Mr. Peter Russo to Innovation Program Manager and Mr. Ted Bauer to Director Workforce Development Strategies. With these appointments, MassMEP reinforces its commitment to delivering a full range of enterprise products and services for transforming […]
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MassMEP Partners with UMass Lowell to Expand Advanced CNC Training in Massachusetts

  • On July 15, 2015
MassMEP and UMass Lowell have announced plans to expand the delivery of MassMEP’s Advanced Computer Control Training Program. The initiative, similar to an existing program endorsed by AIM and operated by MassMEP with Worcester Polytechnic Institute, addresses the need for CNC operators in the northeast region of the state. The CNC training program utilizes the […]
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MassMEP Awarded $400,000 to Accelerate Outreach and Training for Defense Supply Chain

  • On June 23, 2015
MassDevelopment has awarded the Massachusetts Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MassMEP), a leading resource for manufacturing companies in Massachusetts, $400,000 to accelerate outreach and training programs for the defense supply chain. The funds are part of a $1,475,588 grant to MassDevelopment from the Department of Defense to undertake economic adjustment activities in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. MassDevelopment […]
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MassMEP Elects William Sullivan, VP Performance Products at FLEXcon, to Board of Directors

  • On April 21, 2015
MassMEP Elects William Sullivan, VP Performance Products at FLEXcon, to Board of Directors Massachusetts Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MassMEP), a leading resource for manufacturing companies in Massachusetts, has announced the election of William Sullivan to its Board of Directors. Mr. Sullivan, vice president, Performance Products, FLEXcon (Spencer, MA), brings to the board his expertise and insight […]
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