Comments for: UTC plant in Pittsfield, town’s second-biggest employer, closing down

Posted March 18, 2014, at 5:19 p.m.
Last modified March 18, 2014, at 6:47 p.m.

PITTSFIELD | Pittsfield’s second-largest employer is shutting down. The UTC Fire and Security plant, which produces commercial products such as detectors and fire panels and signaling equipment under the Edwards brand name, is moving its operations to other locations, approximately 300 employees learned on Tuesday. “In an effort to …


An earlier version of this story incorrectly stated that UTC is Pittsfield's largest employer. Cianbro is the largest, and UTC is second-largest.

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