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Norsk Titanium Marks Milestone in U.S. Production

New York site added to Boeing’s Qualified Producers List June 8, 2018 Norsk Titanium (NTi), the world’s first FAA-approved supplier of aerospace-grade, additive manufactured, structural titanium components, announced today a major milestone in qualified production. NTi’s Plattsburgh, New York Development and Qualification Center (PDQC) site was officially added to Boeing’s Qualified Producers List (QPL) on [...]

By |2018-06-20T14:13:43+00:00June 20th, 2018|Categories: Local Success Stories, Regional News, Transportation Cluster|0 Comments

Nova Bus is awarded largest North American order in company’s history

June 11, 2018 Nova Bus, a leading transit bus manufacturer in North America, is very proud to have been awarded the collective contract for Quebec’s transit authorities, coordinated by Association du transport urbain du Québec (ATUQ). The 5-year contract, covering the period from 2020 to 2024, calls for the delivery of 497 40-foot hybrid buses [...]

By |2018-06-20T14:19:49+00:00June 11th, 2018|Categories: Other News|0 Comments

One-stop shop for manufacturing expertise in Plattsburgh

Please join us on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 for our Solutions Forum for NYS Manufacturers in Plattsburgh, NY at the Institute for Advanced Manufacturing at Clinton Community College. This event is match-maker style, where leaders of manufacturing and product development organizations meet directly with hand-picked business and technology experts in one-on-one consultations. This is not [...]

By |2018-05-16T18:36:47+00:00May 16th, 2018|Categories: Other News|0 Comments

Nova Bus wins 5-year contract with Rochester, NY

On April 26, 2018, Nova Bus, Volvo Group's North American bus division, announced it has been awarded a five year contract to supply replacement public transit buses for use in Monroe County, NY by Regional Transit Service (RTS). The contract calls for an initial base order of up to 15 diesel fueled, 40-foot buses with [...]

By |2018-04-26T18:23:19+00:00April 26th, 2018|Categories: Local Success Stories, Regional News, Transportation Cluster|0 Comments

Bombardier contracts spur new hires

Bombardier’s Plattsburgh plant will create 100 new jobs as it ramps up production for orders from San Francisco, New York City, Montreal and Toronto. It has already delivered 20 rail cars to the San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District; those cars are now carrying passengers. In all, the Plattsburgh plant will supply a total of 775 new rail [...]

By |2018-01-24T13:21:07+00:00January 24th, 2018|Categories: Regional News, Transportation Cluster, Workforce Development|0 Comments

North Country wins $64.9 million in state funding

The North Country Regional Economic Development Council won $64.9 million Wednesday in the seventh round of state funding disbursements. The money will fund 81 projects in the North Country. Although the region was not a top winner this round, the funds it received were on par with New York City, Rochester and Buffalo.  "We once [...]

By |2017-12-15T15:47:19+00:00December 15th, 2017|Categories: Awards & Accolades, Regional News|0 Comments

Ground transport subcontractor expands in Plattsburgh

B3CG Interconnect Expands Assembly Plant Canada-based B3CG Interconnect opened its new assembly plant in Plattsburgh, Clinton County, New York. B3CG is a manufacturer of motor vehicle cable harnesses, headquartered in Saint-Eustache, Quebec. The company provides subcontracting solutions for ground transport, medical equipment, industrial systems and power generation industries. They also leverage expertise in connectivity and power [...]

By |2018-11-28T21:05:20+00:00November 30th, 2017|Categories: Local Success Stories, Regional News, Transportation Cluster|0 Comments

Governor Cuomo announces the opening of the Institute for Advanced Manufacturing in Plattsburgh

New 30,000 Square Foot Facility Designed to Offer State-of-the-Art Training and Support Advanced Manufacturing in the North Country Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that that the Institute for Advanced Manufacturing at Clinton Community College is now officially open for business. The 30,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility is designed and equipped to provide the best [...]

By |2017-10-02T19:11:25+00:00October 2nd, 2017|Categories: Regional News, Workforce Development|0 Comments

Robust transportation equipment cluster is growing in New York State

New York State keeps America moving as the largest producer of equipment for the transit industry. All across the state, manufacturers of parts and supplies for the auto, rail, maritime and aerospace industries have found a growth-fostering business climate. New York is also a hub of innovation for unmanned aerial system development and drone testing. With [...]

By |2017-09-14T20:44:02+00:00September 14th, 2017|Categories: Local Success Stories, Regional News|0 Comments

SUNY Plattsburgh garners top national rankings

SUNY Plattsburgh continued with strong showing in national rankings published in 2017, with appearances on lists covering qualities from value to academic success, among others. This fall, SUNY Plattsburgh was once again named one of “America’s Best Colleges — Regional Universities North” by U.S. News & World Report, moving up a notch to the No. [...]

By |2018-11-28T21:05:20+00:00September 14th, 2017|Categories: Awards & Accolades, Regional News, Workforce Development|0 Comments