Training Season to Begin

It’s back to school time, which means it’s also the start of the 2015/2016 Training Season at Northwest Industrial Resource Center (NWIRC). There is a solid line-up of advanced manufacturing training programs to assist your employee development efforts for the…

Rogers Brothers – Long-Term Success with ERP Software

By Joe Kloecker, Lakeview Consulting Services If you happen to see a large piece of construction equipment being hauled down the highway, there is a good chance it is riding on a “lowbed” trailer manufactured by Rogers Brothers Corporation (Rogers),…

WEDnet Resources May Help with Advanced Manufacturing Training

Northwest Industrial Resource Center (NWIRC) offers many advanced manufacturing training programs throughout the year that may qualify for funding opportunities offered by the Workforce and Economic Development Network of Pennsylvania (WEDnetPA). WEDnetPA was created to make companies across the Commonwealth…

WQLN Radio Interview Features NWIRC

WQLN Radio’s We Question & Learn aired an interview on August 2nd focusing on the mission of the Northwest Industrial Resource Center (NWIRC) to enhance the competitiveness and growth of small- and medium-sized manufacturers in Northwest PA. If you missed…

Utility Rebate Program: Squeeze Fat Savings Out of Thin Air

by Geoff Bristow, Energy Program Manager, PA Department of Environmental Protection It’s certainly no secret that compressed air systems in industrial facilities present among the best opportunities for energy efficiency improvements and cost savings. However, it may be news to…