APICS Hartford Chapter is sponsoring a plant tour of TIGHITCO, Inc. - Aerostructures Group located at 245 Old BrickyardLane, Berlin, CT 06037 on October 18 from 5 to 8:30 PM. The Aerostructures Division began in 1972 as Ellcott Manufacturingin Vernon, Connecticut and was acquired by TIGHITCO in 1997. In 2007 the facility moved to Berlin, Connecticut and changed its name to the Aerostructures Division. The Aerostructures Division designs, engineers and manufactures complex composite structures and assemblies. The Aerostructures Division of TIGHITCO specializes in high-strength, lightweight,composite structures for aerospace applications. In compliance with ITAR requirements, all Visitors must be a US Person with Picture ID required such as a Driver’s License. Special offer – member pricing of $30 for IMA members and save $5 if you register before September 27 (After October 11, price is $35). Remember to register as guest and use promo code IMA to get the member pricing. For more details and registration http://apics-hartford.org.