Additive Manufacturing Ready for Prime Time

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The following is an excerpt from a column written by David Burns, President & COO, The Ex One Company, for ProductionMachining.com. Dave will be the keynote speaker at our April 27th event – Rapid Technologies / Make + Manufacture.  For more info about the event, click HERE. There has been a groundswell of interest in […]

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Invite Elected Officials to Visit Manufacturing Companies

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I sent an email to my elected officials this morning (below) inviting them to visit manufacturing facilities in their district. Please consider sending an email. It’s very easy if you go to the Maryland Chamber of Commerce website. Simply add your address, text . Based on your address the system automatically selects your federal and […]

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Chesapeake Bay Candle: A showcase for U.S. Manufacturing

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Recently, local manufacturer Chesapeake Bay Candle (Glen Burnie, MD) hosted Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis, Assistant Secretary of Labor for Employment and Training Jane Oates, and RMI’s Mike Galiazzo. The group toured Chesapeake”s 125,000 square foot facility (opened in June, 2011), the company’s first manufacturing plant based in the United States. The plant has 35 […]

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Renewing Efforts to Train Workers for Manufacturing

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In his State of the Union address, President Obama spoke about renewed efforts to train workers for manufacturing. This is good news. RMI has been a leader in working with community colleges, through the Technology and Innovation in Manufacturing and Engineering (TIME) Center, to develop relevant curriculum. RMI was an early supporter of the National […]

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Green Bay Packaging: A Not-So-Ordinary Box Company

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To the average person, the operation required to produce boxes for grocery stores, medical and beverage companies may not seem that complex, but at Green Bay Packaging Inc. (GBP), their approach is quite the contrary. After all, how much sophistication does it take to make a square or rectangular box that just needs to be […]

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RMI Town Hall Getting Results

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Nearly 150 participated in RMI’s Town Hall Talks on October 27th Senate President Mike Miller and Senator Klausmeier announced legislation dubbed” Kathy’s bill” to support manufacturing. ACTION ITEM: RMI will work directly with the Senators to pass this and other bills to help manufacturing during the 2012 legislative session. Senator Klausmeier and Senator Kittleman, both […]

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