HARLINGEN, TX (KVEO NEWS CENTER 23) — Tyco Valves and Controls LP was awarded the Skilled Development Fund Grant by the Texas Workforce Commission on Thursday.
The grant, totaling over $500,000, will provide safety and equipment training to 277 employees in Harlingen and Stafford, Texas.
Texas State Technical College held a press conference about the announcement and is the lead college in cooperation with Houston Community College on the administration of the grant.
Tyco Valves and Controls LP, is a world leader in the manufacturing of valves, actuators and controls. The proposed trainings will allow Tyco to increase the awareness of safety within the facility and provide tools and techniques to produce high quality products for the flow management market.