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Friday, August 17, 2018

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PBN IS PLANNING OCTOBER publication for "A guide to Stuff made and built in Rhode Island."

PBN plans new publication, ‘Stuff,’ to highlight manufacturing, construction

PROVIDENCE – For many decades, one might say centuries, Rhode Island was known across the globe as a maker of things – clothing, boats...

AGCA: Providence metro construction employment up 3% in June

PROVIDENCE - Construction employment in the Providence-Warwick-Fall River metropolitan area increased 700 workers year over year in June, a 3 percent increase, to 25,100 workers,...
THE R.I. COMMERCE Corp. approved tax increment financing for Hammetts Wharf LLC to develop an 80,000-square-foot mixed-use development that includes a hotel and a waterfront restaurant. Above, a rendering of the building, which is the first building on the right. / COURTESY PEREGRINE GROUP

Commerce RI approves TIF for Newport hotel, 2 Innovation Vouchers and...

PROVIDENCE – The R.I. Commerce Corp. board of directors and Gov. Gina M. Raimondo voted Monday evening to approve an estimated $3.5 million in...
SENSATA TECHNOLGIES reported profit of $105.3 million in the second quarter, a 32.5 percent increase year over year. / COURTESY SENSATA TECHNOLOGIES

Sensata Technologies profit up 32.5% in Q2

ATTLEBORO – Sensata Technologies Inc. which supplies sensors and controls for a variety of applications in diverse industries, reported net income of $105.3 million,...

Nicholas Balzano, 28

PROJECT MANAGER – GILBANE BUILDING CO.Where do you see yourself professionally in 20 years? I hope to be leading an office for Gilbane Building...
the prop: This pair of hand-decorated pumps with New England Patriots logos and red sequin trim took Tracy Schorner about three hours to make. She’s worn them to work during the playoffs and when she and friends watch a game together.  / PBN PHOTO/MIKE SKORSKI

Tracy Schorner, 37

SENIOR MANAGER, MANUFACTURING – AMGEN RHODE ISLANDWhere do you see yourself professionally in 20 years? Hopefully doing something impactful, rewarding and challenging, though part...

Junior Jabbie, 34

PRESIDENT & CEO – BANNEKER INDUSTRIES INC.Where do you see yourself professionally in 20 years? I’m still at the helm of Banneker, still serving...
the prop: A hard hat. “I really love being part of the company I’m working at. … I’ve been working on bridges since the beginning of my career.” / PBN PHOTO/MIKE SKORSKI

Merve Iplikcioglu Kirtan, 35


PROJECT MANAGER/STRUCTURAL ENGINEER – STEERE ENGINEERING INC.Where do you see yourself professionally in 20 years? I love what I am doing. I would like to...
TEXTRON reported net income of $224 million in the second quarter of 2018, largely driven by a $50 million profit increase in the company's aviation segment. / COURTESY TEXTRON AVIATION

Textron reports $244M profit in second quarter

PROVIDENCE – Textron Inc. reported net income of $224 million in the second quarter, $71 million more than the $153 million the company reported...
After revision of the April CCI report saw the status rise from 67 to 75, the May CCI was measured at 92 per Lardaro's latest report released Monday. / COURTESY LEONARD LARDARO

CCI reaches low 90s for second time in 2018

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – Tied with February for the highest measure this year, Rhode Island's Current Conditions Index rose 17 points to 92 in May...
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