29, September 2015
Wahpeton Economic Development to Host MFG Day Event
Wahpeton Economic Development is hosting their second Manufacturing Day event. This year, local high school students will tour 4 manufacturers and the North Dakota State College of Science Robotics, Automation and Mechatronics Technology Department. On October 14thfrom 8:45am 2:35pm the students will visit ComDel Innovation, Masonite, Bobcat, and Minn-Dak Farmers Coop.
ComDel Innovations is a precision machining and hard goods contract development and manufacturer. They have a 240,000 square foot facility in Wahpeton.
Masonite is part of the Masonite network of 70 companies manufacturing interior and entry door systems around the world.
Bobcat Company is a leading provider of compact equipment for global construction, rental, landscaping, agriculture, grounds maintenance, government, utility, industrial and mining markets. This is one of their 5 events they are holding across the state.
Minn-Dak Farmers Coop is owned by about 500 sugar beet growers in Richland County. Their facility processes approximate 115,000 acres of sugar beets each season.
There are 2 more North Dakota Manufacturing Day events coming up in November. Watch for blogs about those events as we get closer.