Join RMI at the July 15 GreenTech featuring Procter & Gamble’s sustainability initiatives and special guest, Roger Campos, Governor Hogan’s Business Ombudsman

Join us on July 15 at RMI’s next GreenTech Series forum and hear from Procter & Gamble’s Hunt Valley Site Engineering Leader, Carlos Nakamichi, and Site Sustainability Lead, Michael Roth as they discuss the sustainability program at this facility. We will also be joined by Roger Campos, Governor Hogan’s Business Ombudsman, who will provide an update on key administrative initiatives and Governor Hogan’s condition.

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Meet fellow Maryland manufacturers for some relaxed networking and refreshments from 5:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m.

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Join RMI for Jan. 27 GreenTech Event with Northrop Grumman

GreenTech-BannerRMI is set to host its first GreenTech Event of the year Jan. 27. [Read more…]

RMI Showcasing Graduating Companies at Second Energy Forum

RMI energy forumRMI is hosting its second Energy Forum on February 10 for the next group of companies set to graduate from its Energy Program. [Read more…]

3D Maryland Thought Leaders Series: “Making Movie Magic with 3D Printing”

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Monday, December 8, 2014 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

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Dundalk High School Students in Homeland Security Completer Program to Attend Lunch with Congressman Ruppersberger

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In response to the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, the Department of Homeland Security was created by President George W. Bush. With the creation of this cabinet department, new and exciting careers are available for those professionals interested in protecting our homeland. These careers include law, emergency management, immigration and customs, secret service, transportation, travel security and terrorism protection.

Dundalk High School is the only school in Baltimore County offering a completer program in Homeland Security for students interested in careers in this field. Coursework includes Foundation in Homeland Security, Criminal Justice, Science, GIS, and an internship. [Read more…]

Attend RMI’s Lunch with Congressman Ruppersberger on U.S. Security (with Sparrows Point Development Update)

flagYou are invited to lunch with Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger and other members of RMI Board of Directors to get a briefing on U.S. national security. Topics include the Middle East, China and cyber security threats to manufacturing. Hear about the conversations “inside” Congress regarding ISIS/ISOL*. Learn why China is critical security threat to us, especially regarding cyber security.

The Congressman will also give an update on the Sparrows Point property, which is in his district, and on opportunities for the future of Maryland Manufacturing.

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Holmatro: Manufacturing Rescue Products to Save Lives

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Firefighters from all over the United States, rescue teams from FEMA, the U.S Naval Academy, the Army, Air Force and Maryland’s Shock Trauma unit all come to Holmatro’s U.S. facility in Glen Burnie, Md., to train and use its rescue tools to save lives.

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Maryland Comptroller Presents Proclamation to Baltimore-area Manufacturer Zentech Manufacturing Inc. in Windsor Mill

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Comptroller Peter Franchot toured Zentech Manufacturing Inc. on July 31 and presented a proclamation, which recognized the business’ contributions to the community, to company president Matt Turpin.

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General Motors Baltimore Operations Promotes Manufacturing at Maryland Elementary Schools

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On Tuesday, May 20, Chad Henige, Edward Tilley, and Gregory Cleaver from General Motors Baltimore Operations visited Red Pump Elementary School in Bel Air, MD to talk to students about manufacturing electric motors and supply chain logistics. They discussed how the principles of magnetism apply to electric motors, how the motors are built, and the logistics involved in shipping the electric drive units to Korea. [Read more…]

RMI Green Team Member Maryland Thermoform Prides Itself on Innovation and Custom Solutions

Maryland ThermoformAt its heart, Maryland Thermoform’s business is all about heating a sheet of plastic, draping it over a mold and allowing it to cool for various customer design needs. But it’s much more than that. Technologically, it gets more complicated than molding plastic sheeting.

“Thermoforming is a very creative process. It’s kind of like a black art,” said Scott Macdonald, CEO of Maryland Thermoform.

The process can be very symmetrical or very artsy.

“You can develop products with your hands or machinery. It can look as if you made it by hand, and to me that’s very cool,” Macdonald said.

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