CONCURRENT TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION: Navy Awards Potential $6.4 Million Quality Metal Additive Manufacturing (Quality MADE) Contract to Concurrent Technologies Corporation

The Office of Naval Research, through its Quality Metal Additive Manufacturing (Quality MADE) program, has awarded Concurrent Technologies Corporation (CTC) a $2.6 million two-year contract to supply technology solutions that will ensure the manufacturability of quality metallic parts from additive manufacturing (AM) machines. Read More »

CROWN HOLDINGS, INC.: Crown Opens New Easy-Open Ends Facility In Hungary

To better serve its customers in Eastern Europe and across the continent, Crown Food Europe has opened a new easy-open end manufacturing facility in its Nagykörös plant, Hungary, approximately 100 kilometers south of Budapest. The facility is comprised of two lines that manufacture 65mm and 73mm diameter ends, which run in compliance with Crown’s high quality standards and meet customers’ needs for service at every level. Read More »

CLEAR COALITION: The Inquirer: “Raise Pennsylvania’s embarrassingly low minimum wage”

The Philadelphia Inquirer makes the right case for raising our state’s embarrassing wage, “The raise would affect 1.6 million minimum and other low-wage workers in Pennsylvania, who, in turn, would put their money right into the economy for housing, food, and other essential goods and services, according to Mark Price, a labor economist with the Keystone Research Center.” Read More »

GREAT PHILADELPHIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Blue Ocean Shift with Renée Mauborgne to be Held April 6

Continuing the Defining Innovation Global Speaker Spring 2018 Series, the Arts + Business Council (ABC) invites you to experience the work of Reneé Mauborgne—professor and co-author of Blue Ocean Strategy and co-director of the INSEAD Blue Ocean Strategy Institute in Fontainebleau, France—as she presents Blue Ocean Shift, a definitive guide to the human side of innovation strategy. Read More »