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Capital Goods

U.S. CAPITAL GOODS orders declined 0.2 percent month to month in May. / BLOOMBERG

Drop in May orders for U.S. capital goods follows April jump

NEW YORK - Orders placed with United States factories for business equipment cooled unexpectedly in May after an upwardly revised April jump that was...

May construction employment up 500 workers in both Providence, New Bedford...

PROVIDENCE – Construction employment in the Providence-Warwick-Fall River metropolitan area increased 500 workers year over year in May, a 2 percent increase, to 24,100...

Amgen’s focus on its employees’ future a workplace plus

BEST PLACES TO WORK 2018 1. ENTERPRISE | Amgen Rhode Island Employees in R.I.: 640 Tia Bush, vice president of site operationsThe 640 employees at West Greenwich...
BUILT FOR SUCCESS: Gilbane employees show off their NFL team pride during the company’s show-your-colors day. / COURTESY GILBANE INC.

Gilbane Inc.

BEST PLACES TO WORK 2018 2. LARGE COMPANIES | Gilbane Inc. Employees in R.I.: 241 President and CEO Michael E. McKelvy Questions answered by:Michael E. McKelvyWhat employee benefit...
CASUAL CAUSE: BankNewport employees recently presented donations totaling $500 to the Potter League for Animals. / COURTESY BANKNEWPORT

BankNewport

BEST PLACES TO WORK 2018 3. LARGE COMPANIES | BankNewport Employees in R.I.: 252 CEO and President Sandra J. Pattie Questions answered by: Carolyn Odell, HR generalist/officerWhat three...

SES America Inc.

BEST PLACES TO WORK 2018 12. SMALL COMPANIES | SES America Inc. Employees in R.I.: 18 President Phillippe Peru Questions answered by: Carla Suarez, marketing/purchasing managerWhat three words...
REASON TO RUN: Team Shawmut ran in the “Get Gored For Good” fundraiser for Amos House, based on the Pamplona “Running of The Bulls.”
 / COURTESY SHAWMUT DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION

Shawmut Design and Construction

BEST PLACES TO WORK 2018 10. MIDSIZE COMPANIES | Shawmut Design and Construction Employees in R.I.: 75 CEO Les Hiscoe Questions answered by: Ron Simoneau, vice presidentWhat employee...
SOCIAL AND CHARITABLE: Rhode Island Kitchen & Bath employees outside their Warwick office in May. 
 / COURTESY RHODE ISLAND KITCHEN & BATH

Rhode Island Kitchen & Bath

BEST PLACES TO WORK 2018 13. SMALL COMPANIES | Rhode Island Kitchen & Bath Employees in R.I.: 23 Founder and CEO Steven L. St. Onge Questions answered by:...
TOP TEAM: National Marker employees have led fundraising in The Autism Project’s Imagine Walk and Family Fun Day for Autism the last three years.
 / COURTESY NATIONAL MARKER CO.

National Marker Co.

BEST PLACES TO WORK 2018 13. MIDSIZE COMPANIES | National Marker Co. Employees in R.I.: 73 Owner and President Michael J. Black Questions answered by: Michael J. BlackWhat...
RHODE ISLAND scored its highest mark, a B, for sector diversity in the 2018 Manufacturing & Logistics report card released by the Center for Business and Economic Research at Ball State University. Rhode Island scored a D+ or worse on six of nine measured metrics. / COURTESY CENTER FOR ECONOMIC RESEACH AT BALL STATE UNIVERSITY

Rhode Island scores poorly on manufacturing and logistics report card

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island received poor scores in the 2018 Manufacturing & Logistics Report Card released by the Center for Business and Economic Research...
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