National Safety Stand-Down

Falls remain the leading cause of death among construction workers, accounting for 1 out of 3 construction fatalities – with residential workers and roofers at an even higher than average risk. Thousands more construction…

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PTAC's 2020 Progress

Since March 2020, the Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) has innovated our programs to serve our customers with no delivery or quality gaps. We have moved all of services (one-on-one counseling and conferences)…

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Jutta Bangs Joins PTAC Staff

UT CIS welcomes Jutta Bangs to the team as the East Tennessee PTAC Counselor. Bangs is originally from Germany and lives in Oak Ridge with her family. Her husband is an Air Force Veteran, and her son is a Senior in High School…

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PTAC Day 2020

September 16th is annual PTAC Day! This day is set aside for PTACs to share success stories, economic impact and other news about how they help the small businesses in their state be competitive and successful in the government…

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Supply Chain Risk Management Program

October 8, 2020  |  1 – 4 PM  |  Online Jointly offered by the UTC Center for Professional Education and UT CIS From natural disasters to global pandemics, manufacturing is very susceptible to disruption. In recent years,…

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High-performance Composites Bridge Offers Cost-effective, Rapid Solution for Rural Tennessee Community

Introduction by Danny Norman, UT CIS Advanced Manufacturing Consultant The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI) in Knoxville announced a new effort to prove the use of low-cost composite bridges. It…

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