Manufacturers employ more than 30,000 New Mexicans in 14 diverse communities in some of the private sector’s best-paying and most stable jobs in an industry that represents $5.8 billion of the gross state product, organizers said in a news release.
Marpac – a maker of medical-tube securement devices for the health-care market – is taking part for the second consecutive year, leading hourly tours of the company’s Albuquerque plant from 1 to 4 p.m. on Wednesday.
Participants on the Wednesday tour of Great Face and Body by My Sacred Fig can make their own skin-rejuvenating face mask using natural ingredients created by the Downtown maker of private-label skin-care products, organizers said in a news release. Tours run from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Meanwhile, Lectrosonics, a Rio Rancher maker of wireless microphone systems and audio-processing products, is hosting an open house from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m., while Pure Color, which develops stain and topcoat technologies for the building-products market, is leading private tours of its factory.
Events continue Thursdaywith public tours of OGB Architectural Millwork, a maker of cabinets and architectural millwork for commercial buildings, from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.; and at TEAM Technologies, a new product developer, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.