Advanced Manufacturing Center

Student Apprenticeship Programs Open Doors To Manufacturing Jobs

(Hartford Courant, 5/4/18) Less then a year ago, Olivia Hernandez decided to transfer out of the high school where she’d missed months of class to suspensions for fighting and bad behavior. And she cried, for the lost credits that meant she likely wouldn’t graduate on time, and for what she…

Representing CCAT at the 2018 RAPID + TCT event

Representing CCAT at the 2018 RAPID + TCT event

AMC Manufacturing Applications Engineers Nasir Mannan and Henry Babiec attended the 2018 RAPID + TCT event representing CCAT April 24-26. This year’s event, held in Fort Worth, Texas, is North America’s largest conference and exposition on additive manufacturing and 3D printing for over 25 years. The event features keynote presentations with some of…

CCAT pre-apprentice training opens doors for alternative high school seniors

CCAT pre-apprentice training opens doors for alternative high school seniors

Synergy High School in East Hartford students visited CCAT’s Advanced Manufacturing Center on April 3 as part of a collaborative effort to train students for entry-level manufacturing jobs. CCAT’s Pre-Apprenticeship Program addresses a persistent disconnect between employers and job seekers – while urban young adults are struggling to earn a…

Alert: Students visiting Advanced Manufacturing Center on Wednesday, April 4 at 9:30 a.m.

Pre-apprentice training opens doors for alternative high school seniors (EAST HARTFORD, CT, APRIL 3, 2018) – Local alternative high school students are finding a clear path to manufacturing careers thanks to a pre-apprentice program. As part of its mission to drive initiatives around STEM education and workforce development, the Connecticut…

Pratt & Whitney President visits Advanced Manufacturing Center

Pratt & Whitney President visits Advanced Manufacturing Center

Pratt & Whitney President Bob Leduc visited CCAT’s Advanced Manufacturing Center on Thursday, March 8. Mr. Leduc had an opportunity to see how leading-edge technology is showcased, demonstrated and evaluated to suppliers around the world — including many Pratt & Whitney suppliers. Among displayed technologies were additive manufacturing cells for creating metal and…

CCAT Brochure Available Online

CCAT Brochure Available Online

The new Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology brochure is now available online. This publication includes an overview of our Advanced Manufacturing Center, Education & Workforce Development, Energy, and Export & Cyber Compliance. Contact us with any questions regarding what CCAT may be able to offer you and your business.  

CCAT hosts group of inspiring women

CCAT hosts group of inspiring women

CCAT’s Advanced Manufacturing Center hosted a group of professionals on Jan. 24 from mechanical, metallurgical and manufacturing engineers to IT and manufacturing finance resources. The women, all candidates from Untapped Potential, a Benefit Corporation in Hartford, Conn., gathered to learn more about CCAT’s state-of-the-art technology at the AMC. The group toured…