Wellton Manufacturing Training Center enrollment numbers rise

WELTON, Ariz. (KYMA, KECY) – Enrollment at the Welton Manufacturing Training Center has nearly doubled over the past year, according to Arizona Western College (AWC). According to AWC, the campus offers the following programs: electricity Sun optical fiber Generator maintenance and repair hydraulic/pneumatic CNC machining PLC programming materials science construction More than 400 students are […]

Red State Officials Move To Block CCP-Linked Manufacturing Plant Following DCNF Report

According to the Kansas City Star, Kansas Republican officials are blocking construction of a manufacturing plant in the state after the Daily Caller News Foundation reported on the project's ties to the Chinese Communist Party (CCP). It's showing movement. Republican Kansas Attorney General Kris Kobach's office and state lawmakers say Cnano Technology USA Inc. will […]

Could Southern Arizona become battery manufacturing capital?

Southern Arizona is establishing itself as the battery capital of the United States, with battery manufacturers continuing to choose the region as their base of operations. Through incentives, the City of Tucson attracts manufacturers to drive economic growth and supply clean energy to the city. Dive deeper: American Battery Factory Brings $1.2 Billion Equipment and […]

MCC and NUCOR Steel partner on workforce pathway utilizing future Advanced Manufacturing Training Center | The Buzz -The buzz in Bullhead City – Lake Havasu City – Kingman – Arizona – California

Mojave County – Mojave Community College and NUCOR Steel-Kingman have formed a historic partnership to help teach students the skills they need for the workforce of the future. The university and NUCOR have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to work together with the goal of providing a skilled workforce eligible for employment at NUCOR. […]

Here’s how manufacturing in Pinal County is gaining momentum

Arizona’s third-largest population, Pinal County has experienced a manufacturing renaissance in recent years. Located between her two largest cities in the state, the municipality of Pinal County has become a prime target for businesses, particularly manufacturers, seeking to locate in Grand Canyon State. “Pinal County is the fastest growing region for jobs and people in […]