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Taking Care of Business: GE Support, Funding and Billions in Orders Help Grow Small and Mid-Size Companies | GE Reports

Taking Care of Business: GE Support, Funding and Billions in Orders Help Grow Small and Mid-Size Companies | GE Reports | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it

When the economy took a hit five years ago, Randy Bentley added a second shift. Bentley is a vice president at Numerical Precision Inc., a machining business that employs some 80 workers in Crosby, Texas, just outside of Houston. Numerical may be a small business but it makes big things like wellhead componenents for GE’s Oil & Gas unit, its largest customer. “We’ve been running two 12-hour shifts close to five years now with no slowdown in sight,” Bentley says. Today he is shopping for quotes to build a new 25,000 square foot plant to add machine capacity, and a new 5,000 square foot office. “I’ve always felt that we had a very loyal relationship with GE, especially with the guys down here in Houston. They’ve always taken care of us in downtimes.”

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Economic Snapshot: Manufacturing Survey Points to Steady Growth | Automation World

Economic Snapshot: Manufacturing Survey Points to Steady Growth | Automation World | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
At the recent McGladrey Manufacturing and Distribution Executive Summit, a new survey on U.S. manufacturing shows a general optimism among manufacturers for 2013 and growth expectations for sales.
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