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Why Every Business Should Be 9001 Certified

Quality is the top priority for any serious manufacturing entity. Companies must implement reliable quality systems in every area of the manufacturing operation if it expects to produce superior, long-lasting goods that meet their customers’ expectations. The top manufacturers in every industry use the ISO 9001 standard as their guide when developing and implementing quality […]

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MANTEC’s Latest Connections | SAVVY DISCUSSIONS INSIDE 4/17/18

Partner Training… Electrical Safety Training for General Industry in Williamsport– April 19 Electrical Safety Training for General Industry in State College– April 20 Surviving a potential trade war: five proven approaches to address tariff impacts– April 24 Energy Webinar- April 24 or April 26 Aligning accounting and operations on the lean journey– April 26 International […]

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Industry 4.0 Video

Over history we have experienced 3 Industrial Revolutions.  The connections through the Internet has set the stage for the greatest revolution yet. Industry 4.0 involves a range of new technologies that are fusing the physical, digital and biological worlds and impacting all disciplines, economies and industries. These technologies will improve lives, create new jobs, make […]

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Vision and Robotics: Happy Together

Written by Bruce Morey, Contributing Editor of The next “dynamic duo” may not involve humans at all. “Machine vision and robots make for a perfect marriage,” stated Klas Bengtsson, global product manager, vision systems for ABB Robotics (Auburn Hills, MI). This is not new. Vision and robotics have gone hand in hand for years. But unlike […]

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Business Growth Conference 2018 Recap

MANTEC held the 6th Annual Business Growth Conference on March 22, 2018.  The conference started as an idea to combine smaller training programs into a single day event.  The conference continues to evolve based on the needs of the manufacturers in South Central PA. View the Recap and Photos

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How Manufacturing Has Evolved in Recent Years

How Manufacturing Has Evolved in Recent Years As anyone who has worked in the manufacturing field for the past two decades will surely agree, the industry never stays the same for long. New procedures, technologies and practices are being introduced on almost a daily basis, which makes the industry among the most interesting and challenging. […]

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Broadband Assistance Drives Job Growth

An innovative program in Pennsylvania leveraged stimulus funds to drive broadband deployment, adoption and use. Small and mid-sized businesses flourished.  Below is a snippet that mentions MANTEC’s success. MANUFACTURING IS COOL One of the technical assistance partners was MANTEC, an industrial resource center that supports small and mid-sized manufacturers in south central Pennsylvania and helps […]

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MANTEC’s Latest Connections | ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE INSIDE 3/15/18

Partner Training… Monitoring your attack surface with effective logging capabilities- March 28, 2018 Tax reform webinar series: state and local tax- March 29, 2018 Webinar – Data Analytics: How Can It Be Used?- March 29, 2018 Central PA Area Total Internship Management Workshop- Early April dates- different locations Trade Finance Roundtable: Minimizing Risks and Maximizing […]

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