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 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

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 |2018-10-11T23:00:32+00:00November 30th, 2017|Categories: Local Success Stories, Regional News, Transportation Cluster|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

Business opportunities as vast as the North Country landscape

Here, at the door to the U.S. market, cross-border commerce and growth opportunities are wide open Join a growing number of successful companies that have discovered how doing business in the North Country opens the door to the North American market. The North Country Region is a prime gateway to Canada, uniquely suited to companies [...]

By |2018-10-11T23:00:34+00:00August 21st, 2017|Categories: Local Success Stories, Regional News, Transportation Cluster|0 Comments

Plattsburgh Aeronautical Institute grads fly high

August 19, 2017 Plattsburgh Aeronautical Institute can provide the skills, training and certification that local businesses value. That was one of the messages as CV-TEC hosted an open house at its satellite campus, which is home to the Federal Aviation Administration-certified Part 147 Airframe and Powerplant school. WELCOME QUALITIES  CV-TEC Satellite Campus Principal James McCartney [...]

By |2017-08-21T14:13:33+00:00August 21st, 2017|Categories: Local Success Stories, Other News, Regional News, Transportation Cluster|0 Comments

Prevost Awarded Large Greyhound Contract

Greyhound Lines Inc., based in Dallas Texas, has awarded Prevost a contract for up to 360 motorcoaches. The three year deal specifies the delivery of the first 60 coaches in 2017 with the option to purchase the balance over a 3 year period. This is the single largest contract in Prevost history. “Our team is quite [...]

By |2018-10-11T23:00:36+00:00June 23rd, 2017|Categories: Local Success Stories, Other News, Regional News, Transportation Cluster|0 Comments

Demers Ambulance named a top EMS product

Demers Ambulance, a North American leader in ambulance manufacturing, has announced the selection of its 2016 Ford Transit Type II Ambulance as a Hot Product from the Journal of Emergency Medical Services (JEMS) EMS Today Conference & Exposition. Read Dan Heath's Press-Republican article Demers Ambulance's facility in Plattsburgh is located in TDC's Air Industrial Park.

Biotech Energy opens corporate headquarters in Plattsburgh

Energy firm expects to create at least 10 area jobs Biotech Energy was officially welcomed Tuesday to its new corporate headquarters at Clinton Community College. The company bills itself as a full-service technology company that specializes in biomass thermal energy systems. Its goal is to allow clients to eliminate the use of fossil fuels for [...]

By |2018-10-11T23:00:37+00:00May 3rd, 2017|Categories: Local Success Stories, Other News, Regional News|0 Comments

Norsk Titanium to Deliver the World’s First FAA-Approved, 3D-Printed, Structural Titanium Components to Boeing

Boeing 787 Dreamliner will be First Commercial Airplane to Fly with Certified Additive-Manufactured Titanium Parts in Structural Applications   Oslo, Norway – April 10, 2017 – Norsk Titanium AS, the world’s pioneering supplier of additive-manufactured, structural titanium components today announced it has received a production purchase order for 3D-printed structural titanium components from Boeing (NYSE: [...]

By |2017-08-04T14:08:57+00:00April 10th, 2017|Categories: Local Success Stories, Other News, Regional News, Transportation Cluster|0 Comments