IMEC logoAirfloat is now a featured manufacturer on IMEC’s “Made in Illinois” Web portal. IMEC, short for “Illinois Manufacturing Improvement Specialists,” created the program to showcase the diversity of products made in Illinois and to celebrate the companies that manufacture them. Airfloat joins Whiting Corporation (custom cranes), Ingersoll Cutting Tools, Powernail Company (pneumatic nailers) and dozens more “Made in Illinois” manufacturers. Click here to see Airfloat’s profile.

Illinois, according to IMEC, is home to 20,000 manufacturers who employ nearly 600,000 people and generate more than 13.5% of the GDP in Illinois. Furthermore, Illinois manufacturers like Airfloat are a significant driver of innovation and exports, and account for more investments in R&D than any other sector.

Click here to learn more about the “Made in Illinois” program and IMEC.