Bowl for Kids’ Sake 2013

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INVOTEC Engineering is a big supporter of the Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Greater Miami Valley. The BBBS offers community and school-based mentoring for children who need direction, inspiration and support. This year INVOTEC Engineering raised money to send two teams to the Bowl for Kids’ Sake event in Kettering. It was a great day of pizza, bowling and fun! Our good friend, Dick, came out of retirement to fill in for one of us. He ended up taking … Read More

Happy Retirement!

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Last week one of our machinists ran his mill for the last time. After 50 years of working in the machining industry, Dick, has retired from INVOTEC Engineering. Dick said he started his career at the age of 16 working on a jig grinder and never looked back. Even after a brief layoff in the early 2000s, Dick persevered by snagging a job with us at INVOTEC. Although he was not fully trained for our mill, he learned to do … Read More

Check Us Out at ATX West 2013

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There’s no better time to get your manufacturing problems solved! INVOTEC Engineering will be exhibiting at the Automation Technology Expo this February in Anaheim, California! Stop by to discuss the obstacles you are facing and see what we can do to help. You can also watch our custom equipment in action while we laser engrave your own personalized INVOTEC pen right on the show floor. Stop by Booth 4325 to find out more. Now you can get FREE ADMISSION too! … Read More

Expansion is Complete

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Less than a year ago INVOTEC began work on an addition that more than doubled our work space. Now the 34,000 square foot expansion is complete, and it is open for business. This expansion offers new manufacturing space along with three new labs and a conference room. This area also includes a high-bay structure, an overhead crane bay and an extended parking lot. A second phase of construction is expected in the next couple years. This will be a reconfiguration … Read More

INVOTEC Participates in the Season of Giving

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This year INVOTEC Engineering participated in two Christmas Charities, Hannah’s Treasure Chest and Elizabeth’s New Life Center. These charities support children in our neighborhood who are in need of basic life essentials. INVOTEC employees responded with lots of enthusiasm when this opportunity became available. In less than a week all the cards had been claimed and the packages started rolling in. Soon our office was full of gifts including diapers, wipes and clothing. Also, to make this Christmas extra special … Read More

Here, There, Everywhere…

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Excerpts from Here, There, Everywhere by Jim Montague published in Control Design Magazine. But you gotta know the territory! The mantra of the traveling salesmen in “The Music Man” is especially true for machine builders venturing out to find and serve new users in international markets. Just as machine builders know their own strengths and the needs of long-time customers, they must become equally familiar with the requirements, business practices and standards of potential users in new countries. Very logical, … Read More