Thanks in part to a $100,000 industry cluster grant from the R.I. Commerce Corp., the Rhode Island Manufacturers Association, along with Polaris MEP, is putting on a Rhode Island manufacturers’ exhibition and networking event on March 23 at the Crowne Plaza Providence-Warwick.
Ralph D. Heath has been elected to the board of directors of Textron Inc. He is a U.S. Army veteran and Airborne Ranger. He holds a B.S. in electrical engineering and an MBA from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville.
WARWICK – General Dynamics Electric Boat this year plans to hire at least 2,000 people to build U.S. Navy-commissioned submarines, including 650 more at Quonset Point in North Kingstown.
President Jeffrey S. Geiger said the defense …