2017 NHBR Manufacturing and Technology Business of the Year
Every year, New Hampshire Business Magazine selects leading businesses from around the state and presents them with their Business of the Year Awards. These awards are granted in recognition of those companies which have shown the greatest degree of innovation, community involvement, growth, and leadership. This year, Hitchiner Manufacturing Co. is proud to be the 2017 Manufacturing and Technology Business of the Year.
How We Achieved the 2017 Manufacturing and Technology Business of the Year
Hitchiner Manufacturing has a long history of being the preferred manufacturer and supplier of complete-to-print, high-volume, complex thin-wall investment castings and fully-finished casting-based subassemblies and components. We have demonstrated a commitment to lowering harmful emissions, have moved towards clean energy and have improved the overall efficiency of our operations. Even as we made these changes, our core focus lies in raising the quality of our products through technological advancements to exceed our customers' needs and expectations.
For the more than 70 years, Hitchiner Manufacturing Co., Inc. has led the way in manufacturing complete-to-print, high-volume, complex thin-wall investment castings and fully-finished casting-based subassemblies and components. Our importance as a supplier to the automotive, aerospace, and defense industries continues to grow as we reinvest in research and development. Consequently, we have built our company into the third-highest grossing family-owned business in New Hampshire today. As we continue to expand into new markets, we have developed new manufacturing capabilities and have grown our Milford-based facilities and workforce.
Hitchiner Manufacturing Co., Inc. In The Community
Hitchiner is deeply invested in the local economy by providing additional resources for workforce development both within our organization and community. We assist our employees to achieve career advancement through educational opportunities and scholarship funding. This commitment to continuing education allows us to draw new talent into New Hampshire while encouraging the growth of our team members.
Beyond our facilities, we are working closely with local students and families in our community as well. This community outreach includes sponsoring free health care clinics, partnering with the Boys and Girls Club of Souhegan Valley, and more. We are also investing in local school systems by providing STEM (Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) initiatives.
Hitchiner is honored to accept the Business of the Year award from New Hampshire Business Magazine for 2017, and we look forward to providing opportunities to our neighbors here in New Hampshire. We congratulate our highly skilled employees as well as local students who have been touched by our work within the community. Their commitment to growing as team members at Hitchiner will ensure our advancement into the next generation.
About Hitchiner Manufacturing, Co., Inc.
Founded in 1946 and headquartered in Milford, New Hampshire, Hitchiner Manufacturing Co., Inc. is the preeminent industrial supplier of complete-to-print, high-volume, complex thin-wall investment castings and fully-finished casting-based subassemblies and components. Leading companies in the automotive, aerospace and other industries around the globe use our castings and rely on Hitchiner to provide volume production, reduced lead-times, and just-in-time manufacturing.