Welcome to APICS Pittsburgh Chapter #31
APICS is the global leader and premier source of the body of knowledge in operations management, including production, inventory, supply chain, materials management, purchasing, and logistics. Since 1957, individuals and companies have relied on APICS for its superior training, internationally recognized certifications, comprehensive resources, and worldwide network of accomplished industry professionals. APICS Pittsburgh is the local partner of APICS, providing local professional networking and training in the APICS Body of Knowledge to Supply Chain professionals for over 50 years.
To promote individual and organizational excellence throughout the Western Pennsylvania area supply chain through the delivery of continuously improving high value education and a current communication forum.
Cygnus Manufacturing Company – aka CMC
Cygnus Manufacturing Company (CMC) is a precision manufacturer of products and components for non-invasive medical devices, transportation, scientific instrumentation, energy, aerospace and defense applications.
At CMC, our high-quality Design for Manufacturability (DFM) professionals are committed to providing customers with designs and finished products that optimize efficiency and minimize costs. To meet that objective, we’ve invested in state-of-the-art precision equipment, created our own production lines and embraced the principles of Lean manufacturing.
Check out CMC at www.CMC-USA.com
The Tour – March 12, 2014
Precision Machining: CMC offers precision machining services from vertical and horizontal milling to complex turning. CMC provides a wide array of precision machining pallets to meet your demanding requirements.
Precision Fabrication: CMC offers custom precision metal fabrication services from sheet metal fabricating to precision welding and punching to laser cutting and powder coating.
Precision Assembly: CMC’s precision assembly provides contract assembly services from mechanical subassemblies to fully assembled, packaged and tested medical devices.
We will have dinner at the Hardwood Café which is 10 minutes from CMC just off Route 8.
To Hardwood Café from CMC;
From Cygnus parking lot turn right onto Chantler Dr. then left onto Victory Road and another right onto Rt. 228 (Glade Mill Road) for 4.1 miles. Turn Right onto Rt. 8 (Pittsburgh Road for 2.3 miles. The restaurant is on the left.
You must bring identification
To Cygnus Manufacturing Company: Starting in down town Pittsburgh you have 3 options;
Via Rt. 28N 34 miles and 48 minutes.
Via Rt. 8N 29 miles and 49 minutes.
Via Rt. 279N 37 miles and 51 minutes.