Ed Gilchrest on Face the Facts!

This morning Ed Gilchrest, owner of Gyre9, was on Face the Facts. This is a program on NBC CT hosted by Mike Hydeck. Today they chatted about the current state and the future of EV chargers.

Source: NBC CT.

Gyre9 in the Bee!

We’re back in the news, this time in the Newtown Bee!
Follow the link to learn more about Gyre9 and our recent visit from Senator Blumenthal. See us in the bee here: https://lnkd.in/ejnita2n

Manufacturing Spotlight

In case you missed it in yesterday’s Republican American newspaper, Gyre9 was featured in the Chamber’s Manufacturing Today supplement. You can view in an easy-to-read flipbook online here: https://lnkd.in/exGU7NJG

Senator Blumenthal Visits Gyre9

Senator Blumenthal 

Senator Blumenthal visited Gyre9 to highlight recent federal investments to expand EV infrastructure and incentivize consumers to purchase EVs.

Signed into law in August, the Inflation Reduction Act will provide billions in direct consumer rebates and tax credits for consumers who purchase electric vehicles. Under federal investments in the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, Connecticut is slated to receive $52 million in federal funding to expand EV charging infrastructure across the state, more than $18 million of which has already been released, greatly supporting manufacturing companies like Gyre9.

Senator Blumenthal with the Gyre9 Team

Sen. Blumenthal met with Ed Gilchrest as well as the rest of the Gyre9 team.

 

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Gyre9 is leading the Charge!

Ed Gilchrest being interviewed by Jim Altman

Be sure to catch Jim Altman’s FOX61 WORKINCT series about Gyre9 manufacturing and our involvement in the EV charging market today at 4:30.

You want to think that the work you do impacts the world in a positive way. What we do impacts the world in a positive way – Ed Gilchrest

Update: Here is a link to the article and video.

Gyre9 welcomes Governor Lamont

Governor Lamont speaks to the Gyre9 team
Governor Ned Lamont visited Gyre9 today. While here, he visited our manufacturing facility and addressed the team on the Infrastructure bill to help Connecticut with its electric vehicle charging framework.

ManufactureCT Annual Celebration 2021

We were delighted to be asked to be one of four companies to be featured in a video ManufactureCT had produced for their annual meeting.

 

Humbled to be featured in the Newstimes!

We are humbled and excited to be featured in another local publication, the Newstimes!

Gyre9 Owner Ed Gilchrest

Our charger division is seeing growth at a much higher rate than our other manufacturing, Our current facility in Oxford is small and has 11,000 square feet. We had to move and find a larger space in order to increase production. – Ed Gilchrest

Click here to view article.

Featured in Fab News!

Gyre9 was recently featured in Fab News regarding its involvement in designing Elkay’s new desktop smartwell.

Every year we are approached by numerous entrepreneurs, inventors and people with great, new product ideas. A student at the University of Connecticut brought this one to us and after some consideration we thought it merited some involvement for two reasons – it was an environmentally conscious and a healthy product. We began our design and engineering process and the initially produced 50 -100 units and while we were doing this, another client of ours Elkay offered to purchase the company, Ed Gilchrest

You can read the full article by visiting Fab News or learn more about the Smartwell Desktop Here.

 

Senator Murphy Visits!

We’re proud to be the contract manufacturer for Juice Bar EV chargers.  Today Ed was excited to show Senator Chris Murphy around our facility.
American labor coupled with predominantly American-made components!
Senator Chris Murphy looks over a JuiceBar with Ed Gilchrest
Loved getting to tour JuiceBar – an electric vehicle charging station manufacturer in Oxford. A perfect example of how Connecticut is going to lead the way to help tackle the climate crisis AND create new jobs. – Senator Chris Murphy