UT CIS Turns 60

UT Center for Industrial Services is celebrating 60 years of service!

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The University of Tennessee Center for Industrial Services provides consulting solutions to help companies improve and grow. The UT CIS philosophy is to assess the company needs and provide only services that are value added. We utilize the most experienced consultants and most recent technologies. Resources with industry experience and University professors are available through the coordination of CIS Solutions Consultants as needed.

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Recent Posts

UT CIS Welcomes New Solutions Consultant

Please join us in welcoming the newest member of the UT CIS team. Lee Leonard is joins us as a Solutions Consultant for the South Central Tennessee region. Lee comes to UT CIS from the UT Space Institute where he's served as a…

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UT CIS Presents at Assembly Show South 2023

Be ready to revise any system, scrap any method, abandon any theory, if the success of the job requires it.  – Henry Ford The University of Tennessee Center for Industrial Services (CIS) proudly presented to attendees of The…

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No-Cost Advanced Manufacturing Technology Assessments Available Now

Are you a manufacturer in the bio-science, medical devices, or life sciences industries? If so, we want to hear from you! UT CIS is conducting a no-cost Advanced Manufacturing Technology Assessment (AMTA) that includes a…

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APEX Accelerator Welcomes New Team Member

The UT Center for Industrial Services is pleased to welcome Jen Dangelo to the team! She joins UT CIS as an APEX Accelerator (formerly PTAC) Specialist. Dangelo has worked alongside the APEX team in a similar role since 2019. …

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Toyota Kata Training in Jackson, TN

TheTennessee Manufacturing Extension Partnership (TMEP) program at UT CIS had a successful training session in Jackson, TN on April 20. The subject of this training was Lean concepts and tools, specifically the Toyota Kata…

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Ask Us About CONNEX™ Tennessee

By now you’ve probably heard about CONNEX™, the powerful supply chain connectivity tool for manufacturers. It is one powerful platform with two levels of access. CONNEX™ Tennessee puts you deeply into the Tennessee supply chain…

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