In a series on how COVID 19 is impacting manufacturers, Company Week profiles Qualtek’s response and anticipated manufacturing trends for medical suppliers.
A news story on KOAA featured Qualtek’s work to help medical manufacturers meet needs during this pandemic. See the story.
Qualtek Manufacturing helps medical equipment providers keep up with demand.
Qualtek Manufacturing is a contract manufacturer specializing in high volume metal stampings based in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Three years ago, the company began prototyping a heat exchange plate that warms the oxygen chamber of a ventilator. When the project started, they had no idea it would be scheduled to launch in the middle of a pandemic. Read more.
CSBJ profiles Milestones for Growth and its mission to spur light manufacturing in Colorado Springs. The Colorado Advanced Manufacturing Association is hosting its fall event on Nov. 5 in the MFG! facility followed by an Open House. Read the full CSBJ story here.
October 4 is MFG Day! Qualtek is hosting facility tours and events throughout the day. We welcome manufacturers, educators, and community leaders and employees to learn more about manufacturing at Qualtek. MFG Day is an annual national event produced by The National Association of Manufacturers and the Manufacturing Institute.
The Colorado Springs Business Journal presented awards for the “Best in Business” to organizations in different business sectors. Qualtek Manufacturing received the award for the Manufacturing category. President Chris Fagnant attributed the positive business reputation Qualtek earned to the work and community engagement developed by his parents and former leaders of the company, Mary and Tony Fagnant. That legacy of strengthening the Colorado Springs business community continues today.
Qualtek, Lockheed Martin, and other manufacturers were featured in an article about the robust manufacturing sector that is thriving in Colorado Springs. One reason is training programs provided by regional colleges to grow the region’s highly skilled workforce. Read the full article here.
The Colorado Springs Gazette profiled CEO Troy Roberts following his election as Board Chairman for the Precision Metalforming Association.
With a theme of PMA as industry leaders in workforce development, Qualtek’s CEO Troy Roberts began his term as PMA Board Chairman. Robert’s cites PMA’s leadership in addressing both opportunities and challenges associated with attracting young people to the industry. Read more.
This holiday season Qualtek employees have been supporting TESSA of Colorado Springs. TESSA empowers victims of partner and sexual violence to find immediate safety and take back their lives. The generous people of Qualtek are collecting needed items and funds to keep the great work of TESSA going. You can help TESSA at tessacs.org