Crouse-Hinds http://wrvo.org en Crouse-Hinds shows off new lab built thanks to state aid http://wrvo.org/post/crouse-hinds-shows-new-lab-built-thanks-state-aid <p>The governor said he had trouble following along with all the new technology on display at <a href="http://www.cooperindustries.com/content/public/en/crouse-hinds.html" target="_blank">Cooper Crouse-Hinds</a> in Syracuse, but he was certainly impressed.</p><p>Gov. Andrew Cuomo was given a close-up look at a new laboratory paid for with state aid at the 115 year old lighting manufacturer Friday.</p><p>Crouse-Hinds, which got its start making simpler devices like traffic lights, now makes lighting and electrical equipment suitable for harsh and hazardous environments.</p><p>In December, it won a $300,000 <a href="http://www.esd.ny.gov/BusinessPrograms/Excelsior.html" target="_blank">Excelsior tax credit from the Empire State Development Corp</a> to renovate part of its site and put in the new lab. Fri, 03 Aug 2012 20:45:16 +0000 Ryan Delaney 23643 at http://wrvo.org Crouse-Hinds shows off new lab built thanks to state aid