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  • Machinists Lash Out At Hamilton Sundstrand's New President Over Layoffs

    The Machinists union at Hamilton Sundstrand lashed out at the company and its new president Tuesday over what the union said was a sudden layoff of 62 hourly workers with little warning. Hamilton would not confirm Tuesday how many workers it had laid off...
  • State Jobs In Jeopardy As Pentagon Signals End Of F-22 Jet Production

    By ERIC GERSHON |The Hartford Courant The Pentagon wants to end new orders of the F-22 fighter jet this year, a move that Connecticut's most prominent defense executive has said could cost 2,000 to 3,000 jobs in the state. Defense Secretary Robert...
  • UTC Posts Rare Q1 Decline But Meets Expectations

    United Technologies Corp. reported steep drops in sales and profits Tuesday, its only retreat in first-quarter net income in 17 years as demand fell for elevators, air conditioners and large commercial jet engines. Despite the declines, Connecticut's...
  • Survey Shows State Businesses Exporting More To Middle East

    Lew Nescott Jr. has a bullish take on the Middle East, and he's looking for converts in Connecticut. Guy Ortoleva might be one of his first. For the past year, Nescott has been forming an organization called TradeFlow21, which promotes U.S. foreign...
  • Employers cut 533K jobs in Nov., most in 34 years

          WASHINGTON (AP) - Skittish employers slashed 533,000 jobs in November, the most in 34 years, catapulting the unemployment rate to 6.7 percent, dramatic proof the country is careening deeper into recession.       The new figures, released by the...
  • Hamilton Sundstrand Lays Off 47 Workers

    Hamilton Sundstrand laid off 47 hourly employees in mechanical operations this week, two months after the United Technologies Corp. division eliminated 11 salaried employees. The reduction, which takes effect Feb. 27, leaves Hamilton with just under 1,...
  • Estranged wife of former UTC CEO to testify

          HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A 36-year-old Swedish countess, the estranged wife of United Technologies Corp. Chairman George David, is due on the witness stand in her bid for a higher cash payout.       Marie Douglas-David is scheduled to testify Friday...
  • United Technologies cutting jobs, outlook

          HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - United Technologies, saying the downturn in its core markets is worse than expected, cut its 2009 profit forecast 13 percent Tuesday and will reduce its global work force by 5 percent.       The announcement by the maker of...
  • International Policy Leaders Dialogue Energy Efficiency: Cost-Effective Carbon Reduction

    International Policy Leaders Dialogue Energy Efficiency: Cost-Effective Carbon Reduction Thursday, September 25th from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm Rm. 325 of the Russell Senate Office Building A confluence of global imperatives -- from meeting the...
  • Pratt & Whitney Lobbies For The F-22

    When it comes to the F-22, Pratt & Whitney's special number is 243. Executives with the jet engine maker said Thursday that a total government order of 243 of the advanced fighter jets — 60 more than now planned — would go a long way to...
  • Wife divorcing ex-CEO: $43 million not enough

    Former United Technologies Corp. chief executive George David and his wife are doing battle in Hartford in a divorce trial that shines light on the couple's extravagant lifestyle. David and Swedish countess Marie Douglas-David married in 2002. They...