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  • Budget cutbacks spurring defense mergers

     Budget cutbacks spurring defense mergers
    With protracted federal budget cuts at the Pentagon and NASA on the horizon, aerospace companies across the nation are choosing to combine forces as they vie for fewer dollars and brace for the tough times ahead. In the first quarter of this year, there...
  • Firm After Cheaper Wind Power Wants To Build A Better Turbine

    Firm After Cheaper Wind Power Wants To Build A Better Turbine
    GRISWOLD — To Jim Bardia, the path to a better wind turbine is the same as the one to a faster race car. It is incremental improvements here and there that shave seconds from a lap time and cents from a kilowatt hour. Bardia, a former race car...
  • Efficiency, Quality Gains Put AeroCision on Upward Flight Path

    Efficiency, Quality Gains Put AeroCision on Upward Flight Path
    CHESTER — The power of Boeing to insist on lower prices by its supply chain is so great that the Federal Reserve mentioned it as a factor in the Northeast's regional economy. Even for suppliers who don't directly sell to the Boeing or Airbus...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Connecticut High School Students Head To China

    Twenty high school students from Connecticut are in China for the first week in August, completing a year-long program that began when a delegation of Chinese students came to Connecticut last summer. The students from Mark T. Sheehan and Lyman Hall...
  • UTC Profits Up 8%; Company Raises Earnings-Per-Share Guidance

    Net profits for United Technologies Corp. rose 8 percent in the second quarter, to $1.7 billion, the company reported Tuesday. Sales increased 7 percent, to $17.2 billion, with less than half of the gain from organic growth. The bulk of the increase...
  • Otis President's Elevator Patent Weathers Claim From Schindler

    Otis President's Elevator Patent Weathers Claim From Schindler
    Otis Elevator Co. has settled patent claims over the use of belts to lift elevators with Schindler Holding AG, which will license the technology from the United Technologies Corp. division. The six years of lawsuits focused on a patent awarded to...
  • Manufacturing's 'Second Wind' Comes With A Little State Help For Two Firms

    Two aerospace manufacturers in Connecticut landed million-dollar state aid deals on Wednesday to help them expand operations and create jobs. In Westbrook, a fluid control systems manufacturer, The Lee Co., will use more than $20 million from the state...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Twisted History: The Work Of Novelist F. Mark Granato

    Have you ever thought about history in terms of "what if?" Author F. Mark Granato explores this fascinating approach to the questions of history as he shares his books and writing process at the Simsbury Public Library. F. Mark Granato grew up in...
  • Lawsuit Details Pratt & Whitney's Scramble To Run Down Titanium Issue

    Lawsuit Details Pratt & Whitney's Scramble To Run Down Titanium Issue
    Looking for answers, a Pratt & Whitney representative and the president of an East Hartford machine shop pulled into the parking lot for one of their raw materials suppliers in West Bridgewater, Mass. For weeks, questions swirled about the...
  • UTC Expands 2014 Share Buybacks, Increases Marks For Sales

    United Technologies Corp. said Wednesday it would be sending more of its profits back to investors by expanding its share buyback program. The Hartford-based parent company of Pratt & Whitney, Sikorsky Aircraft and Otis Elevators expects to spend an...
  • Biden At Goodwin: Job Training A Community Effort

    Biden At Goodwin: Job Training A Community Effort
    EAST HARTFORD — Vice President Joe Biden visited Goodwin College on Wednesday to draw attention to the ways that job training, when it's guided by industry, can help people move into higher-paying jobs and strengthen the middle class. He praised...