Who We Are & What We Do

The Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology Inc. (CCAT) is an applied technology demonstration and training center that validates, demonstrates, and assists with the adoption of leading-edge technologies into global industrial companies and the advanced manufacturing supply chain, while also providing the training and education necessary to utilize the capability of these advancements and drive efficiency.

CCAT assists businesses in executing their continuous improvement strategies by:

Demonstrating innovative technologies in our world-class facilities, the Advanced Manufacturing Center and Composite Center of Excellence, for customized solutions.

Assessing energy and power solutions that focus on sustainability, reliability, and cost-effectiveness through the industrial base.

Identifying and training highly-motivated talent from under-served groups to ensure a strong future for the supply chain.

Advancing context-based STEM education and promoting careers to meet the needs if the current workforce and inspire the next generation.

About Us

The Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology Inc. (CCAT) is a 501c(3) nonprofit organization founded in 2004 and headquartered in East Hartford, Connecticut. CCAT leads and collaborates with state, regional, and national partners in manufacturing, academia, government, and non-profit organizations in order to define and strengthen the future of the supply chain in the areas of advanced manufacturing, incumbent worker training, STEM awareness, and energy solutions.

Our Vision

To be a national leader and influential resource, committed to ensuring the success of the businesses and organizations we serve by achieving excellence, guiding change and sustaining growth.

Our Mission

To develop direct strategies to advance and adopt applied technologies that drive innovation processes and value-driven solutions to businesses.