Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is heralding the expansion of East Hartford-based Cyient, with the help of a $500,000 state loan. The company, which employs 456 full-time workers, expects to add a 85 full-time jobs. The company is involved in aerospace engineering design and manufacturing.
“Connecticut is a leader in aerospace precision manufacturing and is home to a supply chain of over 75,000 workers that support this industry across the state,” Governor Malloy said. “We are thrilled to have Cyient expand its presence in East Hartford as our entire aerospace industry ramps up across the state. Connecticut is continuing its standing as worldwide aerospace leader.”