Kitsap: Obtaining lift — domestically and internationally

John Powers for the KPBJ The Kitsap Aerospace and Defense Alliance (KADA) was formed in 2012 to focus on creating new economic development opportunities in Kitsap in the aerospace and related defense industries. KADA is a strategic alliance supported by Kitsap County, the City of Bremerton, City of Port Orchard and Port of Bremerton, as well as local businesses all working to strengthen and diversify […] Read more »

Kitsap among Washington state’s largest-ever delegation to the Paris International Air Show

Industry-leading manufacturing and workforce innovation among highlights for Washington state’s largest-ever delegation to upcoming Paris Air Show 3D automated optical inspection, robotics, Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) components, 2017 Boeing Supplier of the Year, new mechatronics training, social enterprise with three build-to-print manufacturing plants, local VIPs and more to be featured in “Choose Washington” exhibit co-hosted by U.S. Congressman Rick Larsen, state Commerce Director Brian Bonlender […] Read more »

Port renames South Kitsap Industrial Area

KEVAN MOORE,  Port Orchard Independent Bremerton Patriot Staff Writer  The South Kitsap Industrial Area, which for years has commonly been known by its acronym, SKIA, has a new name. Port of Bremerton commissioners on Aug. 26 unanimously approved re-naming the area the Puget Sound Industrial Center-Bremerton. Port commissioner Axel Strakeljahn is credited with coming up with the idea of re-naming the area and the new name […] Read more »