Month: February 2015

  • Gov. McCrory Visits Brunswick Manufacturer to Tour Collaborative training

    February 13, 2015

    Before heading to a roundtable discussion on workforce development held at Brunswick Community College’s Leland Center, Governor McCrory stopped in at Manufacturing Methods, a machine shop in Leland that has shown steady growth since establishment in 2007, thanks to sophisticated computer-programmed machinery and lean methods. The company employs 26. “There is plenty of demand for Manufacturing Methods’ products and, thanks to streamlined processes, the company has increased its capacity,” said David Ott, Vice President. The problem according to him, is finding enough skilled machinists to do the work.   A new machinist program at Brunswick Community College is designed to…

  • Vertical Milling Machine

    February 1, 2015

    Added a new Vertical Milling Machine with enhanced production efficient features and operational flexibility.