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  • Advanced Technological Education Coordination Network

    NC State University’s Industry Expansion Solutions (IES), the administrator for the North Carolina Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NCMEP), today announced it has received a grant to establish a National Science Foundation (NSF) Advanced Technological Education Coordination Network (ATE-CN) to develop and advance technician training at the convergence of robotics/automation and cybersecurity. With more and more manufacturing […]

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  • IES Awarded Research Project by NCDOT

    Raleigh, N.C., August 5, 2019 –NC State Industry Expansion Solutions (IES) today announced it has been awarded $94K for a research project funded by the Research & Development Unit of the North Carolina Department of Transportation. The project, titled “Integrating Supply Chain with Transportation Infrastructure Data for Enhanced Planning Capabilities” will merge existing DoD supply […]

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  • Southeastern OSHA Training Institute Education Center Receives Grant to Assist in Hurricane Recovery Activities

    Raleigh, NC—The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has awarded a $232K Susan Harwood federal safety and health training grant to the Southeastern OSHA Training Institute Education Center (SE OTIEC). The grant will provide funds to train and protect workers involved in hurricane recovery activities. NC State Industry Expansion Solutions (IES) […]

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  • Hurricane Preparedness. Is Your Business Ready?

    RALEIGH, NC — Due to the projected severity of Hurricane Florence’s effects in North Carolina, the North Carolina Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NCMEP) has prepared some documents related to emergency preparedness for businesses. Learn more here.

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  • MFGCON 2018 Rescheduled to November 12-14

    RALEIGH, NC — The North Carolina Manufacturing Extension Partnership and Business North Carolina  has announced that due to the projected severity of Hurricane Florence’s effects on Central and Eastern North Carolina, mfgCON 2018 and the pre-conference robotics workshop is being rescheduled. It is moving from its original dates of September 17-19, 2018  to November 12-14, […]

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  • NCDIDI Fall Kickoff

    NC State Industry Expansion Solutions (IES), a partner in The North Carolina Defense Industry Diversification Initiative (NCDIDI), co-hosted a town hall entitled the “Taking Flight: The NCDIDI Fall Kickoff” on Tuesday, September 4th, 2018. Participants had the opportunity to learn about the future plans for the NCDIDI implementation phase that will focus on the aerospace, […]

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  • CommonWell Health Recognized by NC Performance Excellence Program

    CommonWell Health has attained Milestone 2 status from the North Carolina Performance Excellence Program, marking the first time a community health center has received this achievement in North Carolina. This recognition highlights the diligence and resources CommonWell Health has devoted to its performance excellence journey, which started in 2015.

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