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The NIST Manufacturing Extension Program for Kentucky

Advantage Kentucky Alliance


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 Notices and Announcements:

 

EKCEP Announces "Growth Train Program" for companies in the Southeastern Kentucky Promise Zone.

(Note: the Promise Zone includes the following 8 counties in Southeastern Kentucky: Bell, Clay, Harlan, Knox, Leslie, Letcher, Perry, and Whitley)

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Kentucky Awarded $530,000 Grant to Assist Small Businesses in Selling Internationally

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KPPC (Kentucky Polution Prevention Center) Announces "Kentucky Sutainable Manufacturing Initiative" which includes a series of webinars and workshop.
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KPPC (Kentucky Polution Prevention Center) Also Announces "Spray Paint Efficiency Training"
This is for painters and shop managers in any spray painting setting such as industrial paint shops, collision repair shops, and fleet management facilities, among others.
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SKED to assist companies in earning national certifications to provide a competitive edge for federal contract opportunities
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Kentucky Hiring Programs:

Is our  company anticipating an influx of new employees this year?

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Fort Campbell Job Fair and Employer Events

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Ford LogoAll External Production and Service Suppliers to Ford Motor Company

For letter from Ford with new requirement - Click here!


flag  Presidential Memorandum


New Federal Mandates

Changes to the FLSA and EPPA Guidelines by which Manufacturers Operate. Click here!


See the latest News Letters from WKU's Research Foundation.


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Impacts of the MEP Program

"Where the Rubber Meets the Road!"

National Impacts:

Tire Graphic Increased Sales by $9.3 Billion

Tire Graphic Created over 86,000 Jobs

Tire Graphic Cut Expenses by $1.5 Billion

 

Kentucky Impacts (As of Q3, 2017):

Tire Graphic Increased Sales by $9.5 Million

Tire Graphic Created over 1,665 Jobs

Tire Graphic Cut Expenses by $9.7 Million

Tire Graphic Total Dollar Impact on Kentucky Manufacturers $58.3 Million


 

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