Working Partners of
The New Hampshire Machining Association

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We are proud to be working partners of The Society of Manufacturing Engineers,(SME). SME is the world's leading professional society advancing manufacturing knowledge and influencing more than half a million manufacturing practitioners annually.

Through its communities, publications, expositions and professional development resources, SME promotes an increased awareness of manufacturing engineering and keeps manufacturing professionals up to date on leading trends and technologies. Headquartered in Michigan, the Society has members in more than 70 countries and represents manufacturing practitioners across all industries

To learn more about SME please visit their website,

New Hampshire's Advanced Manufacturing Partnerships in Education (AMPed NH) unites all seven of NH's community colleges with more than 200 advanced manufacturing industry partners, city and state agencies to offer industry-approved training and education programs designed to deliver seamless transitions from classroom to career in high-tech, high-demand, high-paying advanced manufacturing. AMPed NH has redefined industry education at the community colleges, which now provide dozens of certificate and degree programs statewide, plus a suite of networking and student support services. Education and training programs run from two-week intensive training "boot camps" to two-year associate degree tracks. Thousands of people have been trained under AMPed NH, with the number of students enrolled in advanced manufacturing programs system wide about 60% higher in 2014 than in 2010. Hiring rates for classes delivered at NH community colleges under AMPed NH have reached as high as 100%.

To Learn more please visit their website,

Introducing the Connecticut Center for Advanced Technologies,(CCAT), Headquartered in East Hartford Connecticut, CCAT is a not-for-profit corporation recognized as a leader and a go-to-resource for improving competitiveness of the manufacturing sector (primarily aerospace & defense manufacturers). The CCAT Advanced Manufacturing Center (AMC) is a national resource for the development, prove out, and promulgation of manufacturing technologies.

Current areas of focus for the AMC include: For more specific information please visit their website,

Regional Industry Related Associations

The Boston Tooling and Machining Association

BTMA is the Boston Chapter of the National Tooling and Machining Association. Our primary purpose is to promote the precision custom manufacturing industry in the region and to provide our members with the services and information that will assist them in the successful operation of their businesses.

Contact Information:
Cindy Zylkuski Norris - Administrator
Boston Tooling & Machining Association
PO Box 8266 Ward Hill, MA 01835-0766
Phone: 978-373-8073
Fax: 978-373-8073


The Manufactures Association of Maine

The Manufactures Association of Maine, "Maine's Multi-Industry Connection", is a statewide industry association representing manufacturing, corporate, affiliate and student members. Our mission is to work for economic, financial, educational and business prosperity for all members and workers.

The Manufactures Association provides Affinity/Expense Control programs, Business Growth Services, B2B (Business-to-Business) electronic prospect business, Legislative Advocacy, Industry Education support, industry specific projects including Aircraft, Aerospace & Aviation Cluster Development, member advantages, links to all educational institutes, links to business resources and collaboration with state partners and much, much more! The Manufacturers Association has one of the largest scholarship programs in the state.

Housed and administered at the Manufacturers Association is the Maine Metal Products Association Education Fund, the Society of Manufacturing Engineers, National Institute for Metalworking Skills Management Center and the Hydrogen Energy Center. Our goal is to work in collaboration on behalf of the business community and the workers of Maine.

Contact Information:
Lisa G. Martin, Executive Director
Dorota Olaru, Marketing & Development Manager
28 Stroudwater St. Suite #4
Westbrook, Maine 04092
Phone: 207-854-2153
Fax: 207-854-3865

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New Hampshire Machining Association
PO Box 1581
Merrimack NH 03054
Phone: (603) 880-0115