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Massachusetts toolmaker plans expansion in Gorham

Harvey Performance Co., a precision toolmaker headquartered in Rowley, Mass., plans to build a new plant at a former racetrack on Narragansett Street in Gorham.

BIW launches final Zumwalt-class destroyer

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Bath Iron Works on Dec. 9 floated the U.S. Navy's third and final Zumwalt-class destroyer, to be christened Lyndon B. Johnson, in preparation for the next phase of construction.

Maine MEP promotes Robinson to president

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Larry Robinson, leader of Maine Manufacturing Extension Partnership's field staff, will become the organization's president on Jan. 1.

New sailmaker sets up shop in Boothbay

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The Boothbay region, a mecca of boatbuilding, now has a new sailmaking business.

Ceramic filter maker Cerahelix opening manufacturing site in Bangor

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Cerahelix, an Orono-based innovator of ceramic filters for a wide range of industries including mining, food and beverage and pharmaceuticals, is revving up for its next phase with the opening of a...

East Boothbay boatbuilder builds toys for Toys for Tots

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Hodgdon Yachts of East Boothbay has constructed nearly 150 toys to donate to Toys for Tots.

Leveraging niche market, Hodgdon splashes two tenders for European megayacht

Laurie Schreiber |

The launch of two new tenders for a superyacht under construction in Germany signals a thriving niche market — although one facing increasing competition — for the Damariscotta superyacht...

Group eyes global ‘nanosatellite’ market as opportunity for Maine

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The Maine Space Grant Consortium is looking at the growing global nanosatellite market as an opportunity for Maine interests.

SMCC opens welding lab to train BIW prospects

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Southern Maine Community College said Monday that it has opened a new welding lab with state-of-the-art equipment to train prospective employees for Bath Iron Works, which is owned by General...

Deals, deals, deals: Maine companies are hot property

Peter Van Allen |

The recent acquisition of Waterboro-based Howe & Howe Technologies, maker of sophisticated off-road and robotic vehicles for the Army, is just the latest in what is shaping up as a...