Manufacturing Advanced Expo Featured Exhibitor: JBM Technologies

Join us for a one-day event at the Ambassador Center in Erie, PA, showcasing the latest advancements in automation technology, robotics, manufacturing, and how they affect and compliment the skilled workforce in northwest Pennsylvania. Vendors will demonstrate the latest manufacturing…

Manufacturing Advanced Expo- Hybrid Multi-Tasking Machines

The Manufacturing Advanced Expo scheduled for May 10th in Erie will not only feature over 30 exhibitors, but education sessions as well. Mazak will present a session on the Latest Developments of Hybrid Multi-tasking Machines. The capability of multi-tasking machines…

Lean Together™ Mercer County Working Group Graduation

Congratulations to the Lean Together™ working group in Mercer County on their graduation. Over the past year, they have been meeting monthly then going back to their companies to implement 2 second lean improvements and develop a culture of employee…

Supporting Rural Manufacturing

window.dataLayer = window.dataLayer || []; function gtag(){dataLayer.push(arguments);} gtag('js', new Date()); gtag('config', 'UA-58954062-1'); by Bob Zaruta, President/CEO, NWIRC Earlier this year, the Manufacturing Innovation Blog (powered by the Manufacturing Extension Partnership- MEP), published a post about the geography of manufacturing. The…

People-Centric Leadership

All are welcome to attend the Northwest Industrial Resource Center’s special Lean Together event – People-Centric Leadership – featuring ’employee involvement’ expert Stephen Ansuini. People-centric leaders focus on growing people as their key to success for continuous improvement. With over…

Manufacturing Advanced Expo Featured Exhibitor: TriMech

The Manufacturing Advanced Expo is coming to Erie on May 10th to showcase the latest advancements in automation technology, robotics, manufacturing, and how they affect and compliment the skilled workforce in northwest Pennsylvania. Vendors will demonstrate the latest manufacturing technology…