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Sirois Tool Supports Future Manufacturers

On November 14, 2018 it was a great pleasure to host a Phase 2 Freshman Exploratory Facility Tour for a small group of students. They were accompanied by Mr. Hood, the Precision Machining Department Head from Vinal Technical High School located in Middletown CT. The tour was provided to educate the students about manufacturing so […]

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Sirois Tool Focuses on Retention to Help Exceed Their Customers’ Needs

At the Manufacturing Workforce Development & Education event last week, one “expert” said that employees will inevitably leave smaller manufacturing companies in order to work for larger companies…that it’s just a reality they’ll have to live with. We respectfully disagree. The focus of the event was on finding the right workers. There was a panel […]

2018 Manufacturing Growth in Various Sectors

We’re seeing what may be, the most significant growth in manufacturing since 2007. Some markets, particularly Military/Defense and Aerospace, seem to be outpacing others, but overall 2018 is proving to be a good year for manufacturers. According to the Institute for Supply Management, manufacturers expect to add nearly 2% more jobs nationally during calendar 2018 […]