All posts tagged "Manufacturing"

  • Composites Add Up
    When does 1+1=3? When it is a composite!

    A composite is a brand new material which is created when two or more things are combined, typically some kind of fiber and a resin or matrix which binds the fibers together. When you combine those things...

    • Posted June 3, 2011
    • 0
  • New Aerospace Mechanical-Electrical Lab
    Sneak Peek: New Aerospace Mechanical/Electrical Lab

    Here's a preview of the new Aerospace Mechanical/Electrical lab at the Center for Workforce Innovation. As you can see, the lab room is complete and most of the furniture has arrived and is being placed in final...

    • Posted May 18, 2011
    • 0
  • Workforce Development News – April 11, 2011

    This week: RugDoctor Lean Manufacturing Success Story, Make Your Competition Irrelevant, Stop Chasing the Wrong Priorities, What is the key to having a great life?, Making Your Post-Interview Follow-Up Call Work for You, PowerPoint Slide School 101,...

    • Posted April 11, 2011
    • 0
  • RugDoctor and St. Louis Community College Are Partners in Progress

    Lean thinking and work processes, including the use of tools such as 5S, Visual Management, Work Cell Redesign and Six Sigma, are being used by corporations worldwide to increase their competitive strength by driving higher degrees of...

    • Posted April 5, 2011
    • 0
  • Workforce Development News – March 28, 2011

    This week: Working Together To Keep St. Louis’ Talent Talented, Employer’s Performance Management Forum, Accelerated Training Program Meets Local Needs, Where Will You Be in Five Years?, Create an Effective Presentation, Strategies to Ensure Your Resume Grabs...

    • Posted March 28, 2011
    • 0
  • Championing Composites
    Championing Composites: Concept to Curriculum

    Advanced composites are usually fiber reinforced plastics. This advanced fiber reinforced plastics consist of a polymer matrix (the glue-like substance) reinforced with high strength continuous fibers of a predefined orientation (the wood like material). These advanced composite...

    • Posted March 25, 2011
    • 0
  • Aerospace Industry and St. Louis
    The Aerospace Industry and St. Louis

    The Aerospace industry will be losing a large portion of its labor force due to retirement in the next five to ten years.

    • Posted March 10, 2011
    • 0
  • Roderick Nunn
    STLCC’s Nunn to Present at National Manufacturing Talent Development Roundtable

    Rod Nunn, vice chancellor for workforce and community development at St. Louis Community College, has been invited to participate as a panelist at the National Manufacturing Talent Development Roundtable Dec. 1, 2010 in Washington, D.C.

    • Posted November 29, 2010
    • 0
  • STLCC to Host Manufacturers’ Resource Forum Oct. 28, 2010

    Business leaders from across the metropolitan area are invited to attend the Fall 2010 Manufacturers’ Resource Forum on Thursday, Oct. 28, from 3:30-6 p.m. at the Emerson Center for Engineering and Manufacturing on the Florissant Valley campus...

    • Posted October 6, 2010
    • 0