Columbus to Grow STEM and Economy In 2015

If you’re not familiar with Columbus, Nebraska, you may want to acquaint yourself. The town of 22,000 was established early in 1856 by the citizens of Columbus, Ohio who dreamed of establishing a town along the transcontinental railway. The town has always been a center of industry, as the hub for railroad branch lines like […]

Local Opportunities at the Columbus Job Fair (And Beyond)

It’s spring: the season of flowers, warmer temperatures and, as it turns out, job fairs! For those looking for a job in manufacturing in Nebraska, now is a fantastic time to head out and explore the many opportunities available from local companies and job fairs. Last week, we blogged about the Ariens Company Job Fair […]

Central Community College Expands Welding Program

Ask any manufacturer, engineer, or scientist in the world, and they won’t even blink an eye before testifying to the incredible importance of welding to all industry. From artists and sculptors, to papermakers, construction workers, and food processors, virtually every industry is served by welding. To learn more about the basics of welding and what […]

Manufacturers in Nebraska: Behlen

This post is part of an ongoing series of manufacturer profiles. The blogs will cover some of the many names in manufacturing in the state of Nebraska. Check back later for more posts in the series. To see previous posts in the series, click here. There’s something really cool about manufacturers in the Midwest with lots […]

More Manufacturing Day Events in Nebraska

This post was last updated on September 25th, 2013. Check back periodically for more events, as we’ll update this blog whenever a new event is scheduled. A few weeks ago, we wrote a post about this year’s Manufacturing Day on October 4th (a Friday). Back then, there were only a couple of events scheduled in […]