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Making and building a more robust future for Rhode Island

For PBN subscribers, this week’s issue offers the initial publication of “A guide to Stuff made and built in Rhode Island.”The project was designed...

Rhode Island restarts a manufacturing legacy

Rhode Island has been making things ever since Europeans arrived on the shores of Narragansett Bay. First it was boats, then textiles and finally...
A BRIGHT START: Michael Stuba is training for a job as a pipe fitter for General Dynamics Electric Boat at a Westerly Education Center program put on by the Community College of Rhode Island.
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R.I. manufacturers learn to manage a ‘good’ problem – training more...

In the last few years, manufacturing in Rhode Island is on a growth spurt of sales, productivity and plant modernization, and that’s led to...

WaterRower | WaterRower Classic

THE STORY: All WaterRowers sold throughout the world are made at the company’s Warren manufacturing facility. John Duke submitted the patent for the rower...

The Original Bradford Soap Works Inc. | Clinique facial soap

HISTORY: The Original Bradford Soap Works Inc. was founded in Rhode Island in 1876. It initially made industrial soaps used to scour wool for...

AstroNova Inc. | TMX All-In-One Data Acquisition System

THE STORY: West Warwick-based AstroNova develops and applies data visualization technologies in products for industrial, packaging, aerospace and defense industry customers, with sales and...

AVTECH Software Inc. | Room Alert 12E Environment Monitor

USED FOR: Room Alert monitors temperature, humidity, power, smoke, water, motion and more, and notifies users via SMS and email to potentially damaging conditions....

The Plastics Group of America | Polifil polypropylene-based reinforced resins

THE STORY: The company was founded in 1973 as a buyer and seller of scrap materials. In 1978 it began recycling, and then in...

Newport Craft Brewing & Distilling Co. | Thomas Tew Rum...

THE STORY: Newport Craft Distilling Co. began distilling craft spirits in 2006, the first distillery in Rhode Island in 135 years. An outgrowth of...

Grey Sail Brewing of Rhode Island | Captain’s Daughter Imperial IPA

THE STORY: Grey Sail Brewing of Rhode Island was founded in 2011 after years of home brewing led the husband and wife owners to...
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