Women manufacturing leaders honored with STEP Ahead honors
The award program recognized 130 women, including employees of Boston Whaler, ZF North America, Cummins and Newport News Shipbuilding.
Sen. Lisa Murkowski visits University of Alaska maritime training center
The Alaska senator showed her support for the industry and the facility, which helps launch marine careers.
Evinrude and ABYC Foundation donate engines for training
More schools are receiving outboards through the program, so students “will be better prepared to enter the workforce.”
Virgin Islands program trains workers for marine industry
The first 10 apprentices completed the course last week.
Manufacturing jobs appeal more to Gen Z than millennials
Adults 18-22 are more likely to have had a counselor suggest a career in manufacturing than recent generations.
Yamaha partners with Arkansas college for technician training
Instruction will be part of school’s powersports program.