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How Can Our Team Help?

The University of Tennessee Center for Industrial Services provides consulting solutions to help companies improve and grow. The UT CIS philosophy is to assess the company needs and provide only services that are value added. We utilize the most experienced consultants and most recent technologies. Resources with industry experience and University professors are available through the coordination of CIS Solutions Consultants as needed.

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Military Appreciation Month: East TN AJC Veteran Services

In 1999, Congress designated May as National Military Appreciation Month to ensure the nation was given the chance to publicly show their appreciation for troops past and present.  It serves as a reminder of the profound…

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What’s the Coolest Thing Made in Tennessee?

Do you have a cool product that’s made in Tennessee? Nominate it to be entered into the running to win “Coolest Thing Made in Tennessee!"Hosted by The Tennessee Manufacturers Association, University of Tennessee Center for…

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APEX Client Receives $6.3 Million from DOE

eSpin Technologies: APEX Client to Receive up to $6.3 Million from the Department of Energy for Clean Hydrogen ProjecteSpin Technologies, Inc., a Chattanooga-based company, is a global leader in nanofiber-based filter media…

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New Director of Health, Safety and Emergency Preparedness Joins UT CIS Team

Dustin Housewright joins UT CIS this month as the Director of Health, Safety and Emergency Preparedness! We are excited to have Dustin join our team and contribute his expertise and industry knowledge to our HSE services. Dustin…

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UT Center for Industrial Services Certifies New Economic Developers

The University of Tennessee Center for Industrial Services (UT CIS) recently graduated the 19th class of its Tennessee Certified Economic Developer (TCED) Program.  This cohort brings the total number of Tennessee certified…

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Lean Assistance Helps Enhance Production of Small Scale Farming Tools

Farmers Friend LLC is a company located in Centerville, Tennessee. The business focuses on providing innovative tools and equipment designed to meet the everyday demands of small-scale farming. Their product lineup includes…

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