Introducing an all new program exclusively for new Rhode Island Manufacturers Association (RIMA) members.
New RIMA members are now eligible for a 75% discount off the first $15,000 of a Polaris MEP project to improve their operations (a maximum discount of $11,250). This is a limited program for up to 20 new RIMA members, who have joined before April 30, 2019.
RI Manufacturing employers have recognized a surge of business recently and are working hard to meet the increased demand from their customers. There is now a need for additional workforce (people) and programs to help these companies produce more to meet the need.
Polaris and RIMA continue to work closely and provide comprehensive services to support manufacturing growth.
The state has increased support programs for the state of RI during the past 4 years including Innovation Vouchers, Cluster Grants and several workforce development programs under Real Jobs RI.
We are happy to announce that RIMA members are now eligible for a new program to provide world class services to more small and medium manufacturers. This new program provides significant funding to support training for Lean Manufacturing, Quality Systems programs, new software implementation support, OSHA regulations, and MORE!
RIMA Members are eligible for funding to:
- support Lean, 5S, Facility Layout improvements or high-powered private consulting expertise for operations improvements.
- improve the workplace safety by using grant money to be used to meet current OSHA regulations.
- support the training services that are associated with software upgrade systems including quality or inspection system MRP system, Calibration program, data collection.
- engage in a Capstone project with the University of Rhode Island.
Contact RIMA and learn how to take advantage.
Web site: http://rimanufacturers.com/