MassMEP is your resource for developing and implementing a sustainable business transformation that delivers measurable operational improvement and business growth. These success stories document some of the many ways we have helped our Massachusetts manufacturing clients recruit and train 14,000 skilled workers, create almost 2,000 jobs and $569 million in sales, and invest almost $240 million in modernization and workforce training while saving $140 million in costs.
American Surgical Company
In 2009, American Surgical realized it needed to make some strategic changes if they wanted to grow their business and expand into new markets. At the time, they had a Workforce Training Fund grant to provide continuous improvement training for their employees, and ultimately hired MassMEP to provide the training.
L.S. Starrett was looking to branch into new markets for their precision tools and create a better brand awareness.