Ny Mep Cybersecurity Program Helps Brooklyn-based Pvilion Land $1m Defense Contract

NY MEP Cybersecurity Program Helps Brooklyn-based Pvilion Land $1M Defense Contract

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Pvilion, a Brooklyn-based manufacturer of solar-powered fabric and rapidly deployable robotic structures, has secured a $1 million contract from the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) after receiving a DOD Cybersecurity Assistance Grant from FuzeHub and the Advanced Institute for Manufacturing (AIM). The grant, awarded in late 2019, provided Pvilion with risk assessment, policy development, employee training and other tools to …

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NY MEP Success Story: Matching Grant Helps Increase Productivity and Create Growth In Sales

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About Lucky Lou’s Inc., DBA Lucky Lou’s Gourmet Rice Pudding, is a certified WBE L.I. local business that manufactures gourmet rice pudding products at the Stony Brook Incubator in Calverton, New York. Lucky Lou’s currently has two FTE employees (the owners) and two-four part-time employees. Their products consist of original, chocolate, no added sugar, vanilla protein and chocolate protein rice …

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NY MEP Success Story: Glen Copack Masters Dry Filling!

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About Glen Copack has delivered personalized food manufacturing and packing services to more than 100 businesses across the United States since 2007. Their exceptional industry knowledge, commitment to quality, and premier fulfillment services make them a trusted business partner. Glen Copack is a manufacturer and a social enterprise operated by The Arc Chemung-Schuyler, a not for profit organization. They play an instrumental …

Ny Mep Announces Nearly $1 Million In Covid Recovery Project Funding For Manufacturers

NY MEP Announces Nearly $1 Million in COVID Recovery Project Funding for Manufacturers

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Four centers within the New York Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NY MEP) network have launched competitive grant programs that will help manufacturers solve challenges created by COVID-19, emerge from the crisis more resilient and adaptable, and prepare for future emergencies. Combined, the four programs will award nearly $1 million to manufacturing and technology companies in New York State. The programs, which …

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NYMEP Success Story: LC Drives Improves Processes, Hires Talent, and Attracts Investment

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About LC Drives, Inc. of Potsdam, New York, makes permanent-magnet electric motors that are smaller, lighter, and more energy efficient. Applications include industrial processes, wind turbines, and marine and heavy duty vehicle propulsion. The company was founded in 2012 and received early funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). In 2014, LC …

Nymep Success Story: Mep Support For Optical Prototype Component Technology Acceleration

NYMEP Success Story: MEP Support for Optical Prototype Component Technology Acceleration

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About Optimax Systems Inc. of Ontario, New York, manufactures the optics behind breakthrough technologies in aerospace, defense, semiconductor and medical devices with over 350 employees. They have become America’s premier precision optics manufacturer, specializing in asphere, cylinder, sphere, and plano/flat optics in sizes up to 500mm. Notable customers include U.S. National Laboratories and NASA. Optimax has manufactured thousands of high …

Manufacturer Metrics For Fy 2020 Show Mep’s Vital Role

Manufacturer Metrics for FY 2020 Show MEP’s Vital Role

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The Manufacturing Extension Partnership National Network (MEPNN) equips U.S. manufacturers with the tools and resources that they need to compete and win in today’s rapidly changing and highly competitive environment. New York MEP (NYMEP) belongs to this national network, which is part of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and maintains centers in all 50 states and Puerto …

Ny Mep Success Story: Agri-mark Increase Plant Throughput To Maximize Usage Of Its Member-owned Milk

NY MEP Success Story: Agri-Mark Increase Plant Throughput to Maximize Usage of its Member-owned Milk

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About Agri-Mark’s history as a dairy farmer cooperative in the Northeast goes back more than 100 years. The company has three cheese plants in Vermont and New York State, where they manufacture award-winning Cabot brand of Vermont Cheddar, butter, and other dairy products, the McCadam brand of New York Cheddar and Pepper Jack, and a variety of whey powders. Agri-Mark …

When In Crisis, Look To Kata

Stay Calm and Practice Kata

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Has the stress of the COVID pandemic caused your business to lose focus? You’re not alone if it has. For small-to-medium manufacturers, the “new normal” is uncertain and the challenges are real. Some companies can’t get the materials that they need. Others are working to maintain physical distancing on crowded shop floors. At a time like this, isn’t lean manufacturing …