Governor Quinn Proposes Manufacturing Lab for Companies
The Chicago Democrat says the lab will be established through a partnership between the University of Illinois' National Center for Supercomputing Applications and private companies. The lab would let manufacturers simulate supply chains, train workers and use new technology, among other things.
It will be started with $5 million from the state and $5 million raised from private businesses. Quinn says the idea will help close the make Illinois manufacturers more competitive.
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