Tag Archives: Universal Electric

VIDEO SERIES: Meet Manufacturers “Making It” in the Pittsburgh Region

by on July 6, 2015

The Pittsburgh region has been – and is – a magnet for manufacturers of all kinds, from H.J. Heinz and its pickles to Andrew Carnegie and steel and lots more in between.  The region has never lost its touch, nor abandoned its legacy, for making things.  In fact, over the past century or so, the […]


Region’s Nexus of Manufacturing, Energy Presents Opportunity for Universal Electric to Nearly Double Footprint

by on January 14, 2015

Universal Electric Corporation (UEC), a Pennsylvania-born manufacturer of customizable power distribution systems, is nearly doubling its footprint with the construction of an 81,000-square-foot addition to its current 89,000-square-foot facility in Canonsburg, Washington County. The project, an $11.5 million investment, will add 58 new jobs over the next three years. Contributing to UEC’s decision to expand […]