Two Anoka County business are participating in the Minnesota Statewide Tour of Manufacturing Oct. 21-29.
The tours will give people the opportunity to learn what RMS Machining of Coon Rapids and Command Tooling Systems of Ramsey offer.
The companies are two of several manufacturers in the state to join the tour, which is meant to give the general public a chance to tour the businesses and expose people to career opportunities.
RMS is a world-class precision manufacturer that manufactures life saving components and devices for the medical industry.
RMS Machining, 8600 Evergreen Blvd., will be open Oct. 25, 3 to 7 p.m.
Closed-toe shoes and long pants are required and children may attend but require direct supervision.
Command Tooling Systems, located at 13931 Sunfish Lake Blvd. N.W., will be hosting tours Oct. 24 and 25 from 10 a.m. to noon and 3 to 5 p.m.
Command offers a wide variety of standard and custom toolholders and toolholder accessory products to service the needs of the manufacturing community.
It provides turret tools for turning machines and reamer and boring applications. Repair and inspection services are also available.
Command recently purchased new equipment and robotics to expand and update its machining capabilities. These updates allow Command to compete with other countries, maintain superior product quality and provide the ability to manufacture locally and contribute to the community.
To get more information about Command Tooling Systems, visit www.commandtool.com.
For more information on the tours around the state, visit Tour of Manufacturing website, http://tourofmanufacturingmn.com/.