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Revamped Technical Program Providing Skills Training for Local Industries - Seneca Journal
Posted on Nov 21, 2013
Enhancements include supplementing the curriculum with additional components and certifications — including OSHA, Six Sigma and Snap-On — and using hands-on simulations to increase students’ understanding of modern manufacturing processes...  More
School District of Pickens County
Counselors, Manufacturers Work Together to Prepare Students - Pickens County Courier
Posted on Nov 14, 2013
Guidance counselors from all Pickens County schools recently collaborated with seven local manufacturing companies to learn about technology and job skill requirements by seven local manufacturing companies...  More
Comatrol / Danfoss Award Presentation
Comatrol / Danfoss One of the Best Places to Work in SC
Posted on Oct 28, 2013
For the second year in a row, Comatrol / Danfoss was named as one of the Best Places to Work in South Carolina...  More
2013 AOP Business and Industry Showcase
Business and Industry Showcase Introduces Students to Advanced Manufacturing Careers - Pickens County Courier
Posted on Oct 09, 2013
For two days, 8th and 9th graders from had an opportunity to visit with representatives from local companies...  More
Business and Industry Showcse
Students Learn About Business, Industry Career Options - Seneca Journal
Posted on Oct 03, 2013
One of the key emphases of the showcase is to open the eyes of young people of the technical careers that are available to them and the ease they can receive technical education and training for those careers...  More
2013 Mechatronics Team
Pickens Building 'Dynasty' in Mechatronics - GSA Business Journal
Posted on Sep 09, 2013
The program has had members win 6 straight Skills USA mechatronic titles as the best team in South Carolina...  More
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SDPC Students Post Strong ACT Scores for 2013 - Pickens Sentinel
Posted on Aug 27, 2013
Pickens County high school seniors excelled in their ACT testing in 2013, scoring above both state and national averages....  More
Pickens County CTC students partner with local companies.
The New Vo-Tech - American School Board Journal
Posted on Aug 01, 2013
The Pickens County Career and Technology Center is featured in a national publication for educators, administrators and school board members...  More
Pickens County Mechatronics Team
Mechatronics Paying Off for Recent Daniel Graduates - Seneca Journal
Posted on Jul 24, 2013
Brandon Hall and John Hayes, who recently graduated from Daniel High School, will both attend Greenville Technical College this fall to pursue mechatronics degrees they say will open up numerous career opportunities...  More
Mechatronics Team Wins Award
Pickens County Students Win National Award for Mechatronics - Pickens Sentinel
Posted on Jul 10, 2013
Brandon Hall and John Hayes won Bronze in the Mechatronics competition at the Skills USA’s...  More
SC Low Gas Prices
SC Gas Prices Lowest in the Nation - Seneca Journal
Posted on Jul 06, 2013
Some area pumps selling below $3...  More
STEM Glider Challenge Winners
Pickens Students Win Glider Challenge - Greenville News
Posted on May 08, 2013
Pickens County students took home top honors in the 2013 Glider Challenge held April 25 at Lockheed Martin at the South Carolina Technology and Aviation Center...  More
State Champion Mechatronics Team
Pickens County Students Take Home Mechatronics Title - WSPA 7
Posted on May 06, 2013
The win adds to a sort of "dynasty" in instructor Hank Hutto's class, one that's produced state winners for the last six years in a row...  More
Pickens County Mechatronics Student
Pickens County Once Again has Bragging Rights to a State Championship in Mechatronics - Pickens Sentinel
Posted on May 03, 2013
Brandon Hall and Johnny Hayes brought home the 6th consecutive championship...  More
TaylorMade
Officials County-Wide React to Golf Manufacturer's Arrival - Easley Progress
Posted on Apr 10, 2013
TaylorMade Golf Company’s $13 million investment into Pickens County has city and county officials talking about the future...  More
TaylorMade Announcement - Greenville News
TaylorMade Coming to Pickens County - Greenville News
Posted on Apr 10, 2013
TaylorMade Golf announced plans last week to build a new facility in the county that will mean an investment of $13 million and could create new jobs...  More
TaylorMade Announcement
TaylorMade/Adidas Golf Company Expanding with New Facility in Pickens County - Independent Mail
Posted on Apr 05, 2013
TaylorMade Golf Company will invest $13 million to build a new golf ball production plant in Pickens County...  More
TaylorMade Celebration
TaylorMade Putting Down Roots in Pickens County - Greenville News
Posted on Apr 05, 2013
The TaylorMade Golf Co. announced plans Wednesday to build a new golf ball production facility in Pickens County that will mean an investment of $13 million and could create new jobs...  More
TaylorMade
Video: TaylorMade Announces New Facility in Pickens County
Posted on Apr 04, 2013
TaylorMade to located new North America Golf Ball Manufacturing Headquater in Pickens County...  More
TaylorMade - Easley Progress
Golf Manufacturer's Expansion Brings $13 Million Investment to Pickens County - Easley Progress
Posted on Apr 04, 2013
The TaylorMade Golf Company will establish a 120,000 square-foot golf ball production plant in Liberty and expects to break ground next month...  More
TaylorMade Announcement - Neil Smith
TaylorMade To Produce Golf Balls in Liberty - Easley Patch
Posted on Apr 04, 2013
The latest jobs announcement in Pickens County, TaylorMade will construct a 120,000-square-foot golf ball production plant in Liberty...  More
TaylorMade
TaylorMade Golf Company Expanding with New Facility in Pickens County
Posted on Apr 03, 2013
New plant will be North American golf ball manufacturing headquarters...  More
Tri-County Tech Industrial Technology Center
Tri-County Tech Dedicates Center - Seneca Journal
Posted on Mar 09, 2013
Tri-County Technical College on Friday formally unveiled its state-of-the-art Industrial Technology Center, a 43,000-square foot-facility located less than five miles from the Pendleton campus...  More
Newly Released Videos
Newly Released Videos
Posted on Feb 25, 2013
Learn more about the Pickens County Scholar Technician, the School-to-Registered Apprenticeship program and STEM initiatives in Pickens County via these newly released videos...  More
Jet Toy Challenge
Students Combine Engineering with Racing - Seneca Journal
Posted on Feb 21, 2013
Approximately 180 students representing 16 Pickens County elementary schools used engineering principles to race balloon-powered toy car...  More
Students working with robotic welder
Pickens County Students Solve Robotics Challenge - Greenville News
Posted on Feb 01, 2013
Students at the Pickens County Career and Technology Center proved their job-ready skills this year by solving a robotics problem for a manufacturing company.  More
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