CONNSTEP Newsletter | April 2024

CONNSTEP Newsletter | April 2024

Recent Case Studies

ZANEEZ® Launches CT-based Manufacturing for its AnkleSTONE® and BedROK® Products

“The most exciting part of this successful strategy was the efficiency of the CONNSTEP process guided by their expert consultant who understood our needs in detail, and knew the best manufacturing solution to meet our challenge.”- Dr. Marien J. Zanyk, PhD, ZANEEZ® Health & Fitness

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Total Productive Maintenance Reduces Equipment Downtime and Lost Capacity

“The biggest standout of this process with CONNSTEP was implementing a practice of TPM and applying it to our other machines to really help our efforts to minimize downtime, improve capacity, and meet the needs of our customers. ” – Alec Martone, Leggett & Platt (L&P) Aerospace

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Recent Blogs

[Manufacturer Profile] Katty Garcia

Six years ago, she embarked on her tenure as a Production Operations Manager at Siftex Equipment Company, a manufacturer specializing in custom flexible connectors for various industries and applications. Last year, she was promoted to the company leadership position of General Manager, responsible for all operations and management of the company.

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ICYMI: Proper Onboarding Can Make a Lasting Impression
Many manufacturers utilize a Quality Management System (QMS) in their organizations. A QMS is generally defined as a structured system that documents processes, procedures, and responsibilities for continuously delivering high-quality products and services that meet regulatory and customer requirements.

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Upcoming Training & Events

A Guide to Digital Transformation Hosted by Capital Community College

Date: Wednesdays, February 7-June 26
Time: 8 am-9:30 am
Location: Ten (10) Locations Across CT

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Decoding the Proposed CMMC Rule & Compliance
Date: April 10
Time: 12 noon-1pm
Location: Online

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Quality Essentials Program (QEP Spring 2024)
Date: April 11-May 9
Time: 9 am-3:30 pm
Location: Cromwell, CT

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Supervisor Bootcamp (Spring 2024)
Date: May 3-June 14
Time: 8 am-12 pm
Location: Cromwell, CT

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Manufacturing Resources

Master Digital Thread Manufacturing
Unlock your potential at the cutting-edge Digital Thread Manufacturing Lab.

Grants for Manufacturers 
Grant programs designed to help Connecticut manufacturers acquire the skills, tools, and resources needed to keep pace with today’s rapidly evolving manufacturing ecosystem.

CONNSTEP’s Downloads & Materials
Discover key resources and information to help your organization overcome challenges and meet its goals to advance your business growth, enhance your manufacturing capabilities, and sustain your competitiveness in the industry.

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