Creating really great, hands-on activities takes time, so much more time than many teachers ever get. Kids like hands-on activities, and CCAT's activities are well thought out.

- Laura Barbash, Science Teacher
Illing Middle School, Manchester

Advanced Shop Floor Management Technology

This presentation will detail how discrete manufacturing industries in the Automotive, Aerospace, and Medical sectors were able to drive shop floor productivity gains by adopting the right shop floor management principles and supporting technology.

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NETAAC Briefing

11/5 - NETAAC Briefing - Grant assistance is now available through The New England Trade Adjustment Assistance Center (NETAAC) that is specifically tailored toward manufacturers that have been negatively impacted by foreign imports. The federally funded grants, which cover 75% of the costs of projects under $30,000 and 50% for ones between $30,000 up to $150,000, can be accessed by small, mid-sized and large companies from a variety of industries throughout the states of Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, and Rhode Island.
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NCSIMUL Machine Seminar

NCSIMUL Machine is considered the most advanced CNC realistic machine simulation solution for simulating, verifying, optimizing, and reviewing machining programs based on the real characteristics of an NC machine (machining, drilling, riveting).  

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Energy Strategies and Finance Event

EZNRG CT invites your organization to attend and participate in our Energy Strategies and Finance event at the CCSU down town New Britain campus.  This special event will be held in the (ITBD) Buidling.

The focus of the event is to provide a hands-on approach with seasoned professionals of the indrustry, followed up with an intellectual excahnge forum to discuss how rising energy costs can be effectively curbed by leveraging technologies, education, and finance.

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CAMWorks Overview Workshop

In this session we will be overviewing the CAMWorks software package for CNC programming.  CAMWorks is the original "Gold Partner" CAM module recommended by SolidWorks for their users.

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SOLIDWORKS Whats New Roadshow

Couldn't make the Annual What's New User Conference to see the latest in SOLIDWORKS 2015? Well the folks at CapInc. are taking it on the road and holding a session at CCAT's Advanced Manufacturing Center. Join us for a close look at all the newest features and functions in the 2015 release including:

Document designs for manufacture and assembly Print directly from SOLIDWORKS to 3D printers Develop accurate construction machinery and machine tools with automated roller chains Plus many more exciting new features that you won't want to miss! More information and registration: http://www.capinc.com/events/capu-exclusive-events/solidworks-whats-new-roadshow-east-hartford-ct


Tool Management Workshop

Experience hands-on-high-performance tool management solutions for an efficient manufacturing process live during this half day workshop. 

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New Information Technology Tools for Manufacturing

The challenge is always how to do more with LESS - With LESS resourses, LESS manpower, LESS time.  We still want to produce high quality products at a competitive price.  Finding out competitive advantage is getting harder and harder to do.

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