North Hartland Tool expanding Vermont plant

first_imgNorth Hartland Tool Corp,Vermont Business Magazine North Hartland Tool Corporation (NHTC), manufacturer of precision gages and fixtures, is pleased to announce the expansion of their manufacturing facility located in North Hartland, Vermont. The building expansion will allow for new equipment and software incorporating the latest “lights out” technology.  With these updates, the company will increase its hours of manufacturing and workforce to meet the growing demands in the design and manufacturing of precision instruments and aerospace tooling. “We are excited by our company’s expansion which will streamline our processes from tooling design to completed manufacturing and allow us to meet the increasing demands in the aerospace industry and continue our upward revenue growth,”  said John Mullen, CEO. (Left to Right) Scott Lazzaro, Associate Operations Manager, John Mullen, CEO, and Ron Aldrich, Operations Manager, reviewing plans for the facility expansion of North Hartland Tool Corporation that is underway in the background. NHTC photos.With ground breaking having started in late November 2017, the current North Hartland facility is slated to increase in size by 60%. Lowery Builders of Lebanon NH is overseeing the project which is scheduled to be completed in the first quarter of 2018. The facility expansion will allow new hires for entry level to experienced CNC programmers, machinists and automation specialists.  In addition, North Hartland has a strong commitment to bringing the next generation of machinist and designers into the organization through its apprentice program. For more information about NHTC visit nhtool.com(link is external) or contact them at (800) 221-5479 or [email protected](link sends e-mail) Ron Aldrich (left), Operations Manager at North Hartland Tool Corporation, and Ray Lowery (right) of Lowery Builders, at the start of the North Hartland facility expansion.North Hartland Tool Corporation (NHTC) has been serving its customers with precision products for more than 50 years.  The company currently employees over 90 staff between its Vermont and Vernon, Connecticut locations and its sister companies, TEK Industries also in Vernon and Vermont Microtechnologies in Barnet, VT.  NHTC works with a variety of industries including aerospace, medical, automotive, public utilities, computer, manufacturing, and more. Vermont Business Magazine ranked the company at 20th in revenue in manufacturing for 2016 and 97th overall in the state.Source: North Hartland Tool Corporation  1.3.2018last_img read more

Razor Clamming Closed Again For 2017

first_imgFacebookTwitterEmailPrintFriendly分享The Alaska Department of Fish and Game has announced there will be no razor clamming on the east side of Cook Inlet for 2017, echoing closures in 2015 and 2016. She says it’s still not clear why the population is suffering. Kerkvliet: “The number of age classes are fairly limited on this beach right now and so what we’re looking to see is a recruitment and a good spawning.”  The Department has issued an Emergency Order that closed all types of clam digging from the mouth of the Kenai River to the southernmost tip of Homer through the end of 2017. Another study conducted at Clam Gulch showed the density of mature-size razor clams is 94% below averages seen between 1998 and 2008.center_img The western side of the inlet is not affected by the closure. ADF&G Fish and Game Biologist Carol Kerkvliet… The average number of mature-size razor clams from Ninilchik South beach has been roughly 80% lower than averages seen between 1990 and 2012.last_img read more

NBBF Mourns Demise of Former NBA Commissioner

first_img“I have met him on few occasions and I must say that he was a highly industrious man who knew what he wanted out of life. He masterminded the revolution and evolution of the NBA which turned it into the biggest basketball franchise in the world.”“We are saddened by his death but consoled that he lived a fulfilled life while with us. Any time we watch or hear the NBA, there is no way we won’t remember David Stern.”Stern became commissioner in 1984 and stepped down 30 years later as the longest serving commissioner in the history of major North American sports leagues.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegram The Nigeria Basketball Federation has joined the global community in mourning the demise of former NBA Commissioner, David Stern who died on Wednesday, 1st of January, 2020.The NBBF described the death of the 77 year old who revolutionised the NBA as a sad event which was not the perfect way to usher in the new decade.In a statement by its President, Engr Musa Kida, the federation said the global community will forever remain grateful for the revolution he brought to the NBA while serving as Commissioner.last_img read more