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Davies celebrates opening of new advanced-manufacturing center

LINCOLN – William M. Davies, Jr. Career & Technical High School held a ribbon-cutting celebration to open the school’s new advanced-manufacturing center on Aug....

The creativity ABCs

Creativity fuels innovation, and innovation is essential to business. So, I’m sharing my thoughts on creativity, yet I’m using one of my favorite formulas:...
AN ECONOMIC MACHINE: The Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport, located in Middletown and Newport, has a yearly impact on the region of more than $1 billion.
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As NUWC celebrates birthday, R.I. can appreciate its role here

Two things stand out about the Naval Under­sea Warfare Center Division Newport.One is its scale. The 180-acre complex in Middletown and Newport employs nearly...

Cambridge Innovation Center Providence opens

PROVIDENCE – The local expansion of the Cambridge Innovation Center, called CIC Providence, has opened in the Wexford Science & Technology building. The structure...

Warwick, East Providence Boys & Girls Clubs get Cox innovation labs

WARWICK – Boys & Girls Club facilities in Warwick and East Providence have launched innovation labs featuring equipment such as virtual reality headsets and...
TEXTRON is considering "strategic alternatives" for its Kautex business unit that could involve a sale, spinning the segment out or another type of transaction.

Textron looking at transaction possibilities for Kautex segment

PROVIDENCE – Textron Inc. is considering “strategic alternatives” for its Kautex business unit, the company announced Monday.Potential plans for the Bonn, Germany-headquartered business segment...
VIRTUAL ­COMPANY: Leonora Valvo, founder and director of Warren-based Swoogo, coordinates a videoconference staff meeting from her ­computer.
 / PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

An education steeped in real-world challenges

“Often we fall in love with our own ideas,” noted Swoogo founder Leonora Valvo. “We need to spend the time to make others fall...

Sometimes ‘No’ is the right word

Thanks to the Boston Globe, Rhode Island knows that TriMark, the nation’s largest restaurant supply company, has decided not to move its headquarters to...
CARPIONATO GROUP has proposed a $100 million, mixed-use redevelopment of the Newport Grand site that would replace the former casino with hotels, apartments, office and retail space. / COURTESY CARPIONATO GROUP

Do you think the Carpionato Group’s plans to build a $100...

On July 23, the Carpionato Group proposed using the Newport Grand casino site for a $100 million mixed-use development, calling it “Newport North End.”...
THE R.I. COMMERCE CORP. IS CONSIDERING UP TO $800,000 in Qualified Jobs Incentive tax credits for the data science firm Aretec Inc. to expand into Rhode Island.

Commerce to consider incentives for data science firm

PROVIDENCE – At a meeting scheduled for Monday evening, the R.I. Commerce Corp. board of directors will consider incentives for Aretec Inc. to expand...
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