AFE Chapter 140 is proud to announce the highly anticipated tour of Velcro USA’s Manchester NH Facility.
Pre-registration is REQUIRED for this plant tour. This tour is expected to sell out quickly. so please register online before your seat is gone.
Velcro USA Inc. Facility Tour, Dinner & Guest Speaker
February 24, 2016
Velcro USA Inc.
95 Sundial Avenue
Manchester, NH 03103
Please use the 68 Sundial Ave. entrance and parking in the main parking lot or visitor spaces. We will be gathering (weather permitting) outside the main entrance.
If you have safety glass with side shield, please bring them as these are required. Open toed shoes are not allowed in the plant.
DINNER & SPEAKER FOLLOWING TOUR:
718 Grove Street
Dean Millard, New Hampshire School of Mechanical Trades
Topic: The school’s foundation and training opportunities.
Velcro USA has a long and special relationship with New Hampshire having been founded here and still maintaining its world headquarters here. We will be visiting the manufacturing process and gain an understanding of how hook and loop fasteners are developed. We will then visit the Manchester campus Central Utility Plant (CUP) that is used to support the nearly around the clock processes with heat, chilled water and electricity.
We will convene at the Belmont Hall at 718 Grove St, Manchester for networking; our tentative guest speaker Dean Millard New Hampshire School of Mechanical Trades will discuss the schools foundation and training opportunities etc. and a fantastic dinner.
5:30-6:30 PM – Plant Tour
6:45 PM – Belmont Hall Arrive
6:45-7:15 PM – Networking
7:15-7:45 PM – Dinner
7:45-8:15 PM – Guest Speaker
8:15 PM – Close & Depart
DINNER BUFFET MENU
Beef Burgundy w/Fettuccini
Baked Stuffed Chicken
Peas & Carrots
Oven Roasted Potato’s
$35 Members, $45 Nonmembers