Join RMI at the WTCI 25th Anniversary and Wine Tasting

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The World Trade Center Institute is celebrating 25 years of service. RMI enjoys a long standing partnership with Deb Kielty and the team at WTCI. This will be a great place to celebrate the success of Maryland’s best business organization and meet up with friends of RMI.
Please join Mike Galiazzo to celebrate 25 years of WTCI success on December 3rd from 4 – 6:30 p.m.

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Galiazzo’s remarks from Baltimore Manufacturing Forum published in IndustryWeek

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From the desk of Mike Galiazzo, president of RMI:

IndustryWeek published the introductory remarks I made at the October 7, 2014 Baltimore Manufacturing Forum, when I introduced Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake. IndustryWeek titled the piece in their October 27, 2014 online edition, “A Challenge to Manufacturers to Aim Higher.” It is about manufacturing, contributions to social well being and the conversations we need to have to define our future as an industry and a nation.

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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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Manufacturers Benefit From GreenTech Series (RSVP to Nov. 11 Event)

Registration for the Nov. 11 event is now open!
Manufacturers Only: RVSP by clicking the link below.

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On October 28, Maryland manufacturers assembled to hear from Mark Rice, President of Maritime Applied Physics Corporation (MAPC), on how his firm benefited from the RMI Energy Efficiency Initiative and how they are also pursuing a role for Maryland manufacturers in the $1 billion-plus Maryland Offshore Wind project that will produce 200 megawatts of electric power from wind turbines located off the coast of Maryland. [Read more...]

Manufacturers Only: REGISTER NOW for RMI’s August 19 GreenTech Series Social

REGISTER for the August 19th event now!

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RMI is pleased to announce its new GreenTech Series, a monthly FREE after-hours social outreach series focusing on innovative Maryland manufacturers who are producing energy efficient technologies and services.

Come join us from 4-7 p.m. on August 19 at the Baltimore Museum of Industry as we feature RMI Green Team member, Matt Turpin, President of Zentech Manufacturing, which is the largest electronics contract manufacturer in the state of Maryland. Zentech designs and manufactures circuit-board-based products primarily for defense, medical and dental clients. The company services more than 45 clients whose product line ranges from aircraft radar systems in the defense arena; to blood diagnostics, sleep apnea diagnostics and dental applications in the medical fields; to LED lighting.

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...]

Register: Join WTCI and RMI to get an inside look at General Motors

Along with the World Trade Center Institute (WTCI), we are proud to to present “Inside General Motors.”

Get a look inside the facility and see where A1000 transmissions, 6-speed torque converters and Chevrolet Spark EV electric drive motors are produced!

General Motors Baltimore facility was named No. 1 in Green Business by the Baltimore Business Journal in 2011. By attending, you’ll learn more about green practices.

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