Archive for February, 2012


  • IMEC Lean Manufacturing Overview with Simulation Workshop

    February 28th, 2012 | Featured, News

    Meeting today’s manufacturing challenges demands a lean enterprise – streamlining product design and manufacturing by applying Lean Manufacturing principles, concepts and techniques. The primary focus of this effort is the continuous elimination of waste in the company’s business processes. Implementing Lean practices involves changing a work area or a business process to maximize efficiency, improve […]

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  • Area Manufacturers Hiring Skilled Workers

    February 6th, 2012 | Featured, News

    New JWCC Welding Training Opens Pipeline of Skilled Workers for Area Manufacturers A new four-week basic welding training program at John Wood Community College is opening a pipeline for area manufacturers seeking skilled workers for dozens of open positions. Because of the need to place welders in immediate openings, John Wood created a program to […]

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