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Author: Rich Lee

EAO hosts open house at new Shelton facility

EAO, which recently moved its North American headquarters and manufacturing operations from Milford to Shelton, will host an open house Thursday from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., at its new facility at 1
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Skills gap, workforce demand top concerns of state’s manufacturers

A growing skills gap threatens growth prospects and the competitiveness of Connecticut’s manufacturing sector, according to a new survey published by the Connecticut Business & Industry
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GE’s FirstBuild.com: Co-creating a new world of major appliances

General Electric has activation of its global co-creation community FirstBuild.com —an online community dedicated to conceiving, engineering and building the next generation of major appliances. Now
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Xerox unit partners on marketing effort

The Xerox Research Centre Canada and Battelle Memorial Institute have signed a strategic alliance to co-market and collaborate on materials science research services. The alliance will allow clients
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Box wins GE contract

General Electric has chosen software offered by Box Inc., a Los Altos, Calif.-based cloud-storage company, for the program employees use to share files and work together. The two companies have been
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Xerox to acquire ISG Holdings

Xerox has entered a definitive agreement to acquire ISG Holdings for $225 million, creating a comprehensive workers’ compensation suite of offerings for clients in the property and casualty insurance
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Fairfield University’s Bucki to join jobs discussion

Cecelia Bucki, Ph.D, professor of history at Fairfield University will be part of a panel moderated by Connecticut Network’s Diane Smith, focusing on “Jobs, Jobs, Jobs: The Labor Movement in
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GE honors flight, 3D printing winners

GE and partners announced the winners of two global open innovation challenges — the Industrial Internet Flight Quest 2 and 3D Printing Production Quest. Through open innovation leaders Kaggle and
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Manufacturing event starts Tuesday in Hartford

Mfg4, sponsored by SME, a source of information and research into the manufacturing sector, will take place Tuesday through Thursday at the Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Boulevard, in
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UB and FuelCell Energy announce eco-friendly deal

The University of Bridgeport and FuelCell Energy, a Danbury-based provider of fuel cell power plants, have reached an agreement to generate electricity on campus with a fuel cell that will slash
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