Horst Engineering participated in a student and educator expo at Manchester Community College in Manchester, Connecticut. Lean and Green: Next Generation Careers in Technology was focused on manufacturing, green technologies, lean enterprise, and sustainable manufacturing practices. More than 400 students and teachers were bused to MCC for the day long event. The students and teachers participated in workshops that were taught by members of the business community and the academic community.
Additionally, more than 20 businesses, including Horst Engineering, had trade show style booths filled with information about our products and high technology manufacturing jobs.The Connecticut Business & Industry Association, the Next Generation Manufacturing Center, the Connecticut Community Colleges, and the National Science Foundation joined forces in this effort to expose high school students to manufacturing and engineering career opportunities.