NAmTrans Cluster Company News


June 18, 2021 / NAmTrans News

Plattsburgh Among Top 25 Cities in Americas for FDI Strategy

Plattsburgh and the North Country Chamber of Commerce have been recognized by fDi Magazine, a publication of the Financial Times of London, among the Top 25 Cities in the Americas for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Strategy. Plattsburgh was #14 among other North and South American cities such as Montreal, New York City, Bogota and San Jose, Costa Rica.
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March 11, 2021 / Cluster News

First U.S. Electric Bus Order for Nova Bus

The North American Center of Excellence for Transportation Equipment (NAmTrans), a subsidiary of the North Country Chamber of Commerce, is celebrating the Milwaukee County Transit System's (MCTS) announcement of an order for fifteen electric LFSe+ buses to be produced by Nova Bus' Plattsburgh facility.
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January 26, 2021 / Cluster News

NAmTrans Congratulates Nova Bus on TransLink LFSe+ Contract

The North American Center of Excellence for Transportation Equipment (NAmTrans), a subsidiary of the North Country Chamber of Commerce, welcomes the recent announcement by Nova Bus that they have been awarded a contract for 15 LFSe+, Nova Bus' long range electric buses powered by BAE Systems propulsion system, by TransLink, Metro Vancouver's transportation network.
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December 15, 2020 / NAmTrans News

The Cluster & NAmTrans in 2020: A Year In Review

Despite the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, the North Country’s Transportation Equipment & Aerospace cluster has not only survived 2020 but has grown – proving once again its resilience and ability to not only adapt but thrive during tough times.
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December 14, 2020 / Cluster News

Norsk Titanium Grows Commercial Aerostructures Customer Base

Norsk Titanium recently announced production deliveries of new Boeing 787 Dreamliner components to Leonardo’s Grottaglie Plant. This delivery adds a third production customer to Norsk’s growing commercial aerostructures customer base and represents Norsk’s first recurring production order from a European Union based Aerospace company.
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December 1, 2020 / Cluster News

Bombardier Celebrates 25th Anniversary of Plattsburgh Site

Bombardier Transportation recently celebrated the 25th Anniversary of their Plattsburgh site.
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November 2, 2020 / NAmTrans News

Bombardier Shows Major Support for North Country Chamber & NAmTrans

In appreciation of years of collaboration and support from the North Country Chamber of Commerce, and new endeavors through NAmTrans, Bombardier recently awarded the Chamber with a $10,000 Diamond Sponsorship!
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October 29, 2020 / NAmTrans News

Interview with Garry Douglas: Transportation in the North Country

Listen to Garry Douglas, President & CEO of the North Country Chamber of Commerce, give his insights and highlights on the transportation industry in the region. 
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October 27, 2020 / Cluster News

Stefanik Visits New Norsk Titanium Facility

Congresswoman Elise Stefanik recently visited Norsk Titanium’s new facility, and discussed the manufacturer’s ongoing Department of Defense work. Norsk has many exciting new defense-related projects they are working on to help strengthen our national security with additive manufacturing technology.
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September 14, 2020 / NAmTrans News

COVID-19 Needs Assessment Results

To better understand the challenges that our North Country Transportation Equipment & Aerospace Cluster has been, and anticipates facing, as a result of COVID-19, NAmTrans issued a COVID-19 Needs Assessment Survey. And despite COVID hurdles, the Cluster remains optimistic for the future!
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