All manufacturing

Factory

October 17, 2018

UIC awarded $2.4M DOD grant to assist Illinois’ military-dependent communities

Voorhees Center to lead project, partner with organizations in Quad Cities, Rockford, Peoria and Chicago

rolls of metal sheeting

June 20, 2014

Conference focuses on worker injury, illness

Focus on public policy, workplace intervention to improve worker health

Rendering of UI Labs building

June 4, 2014

UI LABS facility planned on Chicago’s Goose Island

Home for university-industry collaborations in digital manufacturing

simulation of the International Space Station and Space Shuttle Discovery

February 25, 2014

White House announces $70M grant to UI LABS

New Chicago research center for digital manufacturing technology

Map illustrateing StarLight national Research & Education Networks

February 25, 2014

White House announces $70M grant for digital manufacturing

UIC strengths in visualization, high-speed networks help UI LABS win bid

rolls of metal sheeting

December 18, 2013

$5M grant supports university manufacturing initiative

UI LABS will work with Illinois companies to move technology forward

rolls of metal sheeting

June 18, 2013

One new manufacturing job = 2.2 more

Each new manufacturing job in Chicago region creates 2.2 jobs, report says.

Howard Wial

May 21, 2013

Each Chicago-area manufacturing job adds 2.2 more: Report

Multiplier effect in supply, service jobs varies by industry

rolls of metal sheeting

February 25, 2013

Manufacturing growth ‘moderately high-tech’

Chemical, machinery industries will outpace pharma, electronics in factory job growth.