Crescent Manufacturing Mourns the passing of Dick Gates

Dick Gates, Crescent’s former majority shareholder form 1980 to 2005, passed away February 5, 2011. Dick was a contemporary of President George H.W Bush in World War II and at Yale University. Dick’s grandfather was Fredrick Taylor Gates, Frederick Taylor Gate’s autobiography¬† is titled “Chapters in My Life”. Frederick was a baptist minster, John D. […]

Crescent Manufacturing Participates in CBIA Economic Summit

Originally Posted January 2011 Steve Wilson, Crescent’s Chairman, asks newly elected Governor Malloy a question about regulations in the State of Connecticut. In the foreground is Dick Hrinak, Crescent’s President. This summit is a large annual event with hundreds of business and political leaders in attendance including numerous media outlets. This was Governor Malloy’s first […]

U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal and his Staff visit Crescent Manufacturing

Originally Posted January 18, 2011 U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal and his Staff visited Crescent Manufacturing on January 18, 2011, as reported in the Register citizen on January 19, 2011. This was Senator Blumenthal’s second visit to Crescent Manufacturing. Senator Blumenthal previously visited Crescent while he was attorney General of Connecticut. The January 18th visit included […]

Crescent Manufacturing: Proudly Made in the USA

By Kimberly Ellert Guerrette Article from the Spring 2010 edition of Distributor Link Magazine       Rural America = Crescent Manufacturing Crescent resides at 700 George Washington Turnpike, Burlington, Connecticut, on property purchased from the towns largest landowner, a farmer. Across the street was a small farmhouse with a barn, cows, and that couple […]

Call Crescent Manufacturing the fastener experts!

860-673-2591 For over 50 years Crescent Manufacturing has been supplying fasteners and miniature screws through domestic and international distributors. Our custom fasteners and stock fasteners have been used in a wide variety of industries: electronics, automotive, computer technologies, aerospace, military, marine, aeronautics, telecommunications, consumer products, industrial products, medical equipment and much more. If you need […]

Crescent Attains AS9100 and ISO9001: 2008 Certification

Originally Posted November 2009   Crescent Manufacturing has attained new certification to the AS9100 and ISO 9001: 2008 Quality Management Systems. New certificates should be available by the end of November when our present ISO certification expires. After several months of reworking our ISO 9001: 2000 system we passed our Audit at the end of […]

Crescent Presented With Distinguished Business Award

Originally Posted April 2009   Burlington, CT On April 9, 2009, Crescent Manufacturing was awarded the “Distinguished Business Award for 2009” by the Burlington, CT Chamber of Commerce. Crescent has been one of only a handful of manufacturing companies in Burlington since 1967. Over the past 40 plus years the company has employed many of […]

Crescent Manufacturing Compliance News

Originally Posted January 2009 New Compliance Requirements Over the course of this past year more environmental compliance regulations have been brought to Crescent’s attention with inquires regarding our adherence. Crescent has been compliant with the ROHS, ELV, AND WEEE directives since 2005. Three other mandates, mainly associated with the EU (European Union) are listed below. […]

Crescent Announces Compliance with the New European Union? REACH? Regulation

Originally Posted 2008   Burlington, Connecticut Crescent Manufacturing announces their compliance with the new European R.E.A.C.H. regulation. “R.E.A.C.H.”, the Registration, Evaluation, and Authorization of CHemicals was created to evaluate suspicious chemicals and provide an information database. The new regulation became effective June 1, 2007 and concerns companies or customers who export to the European Union. […]

International Traffic in Arms Regulations(ITAR)

Originally Posted November 2007 Oh how our country loves acronyms. I.T.A.R., International Traffic in Arms Regulations. Many of our customers have been asking lately if Crescent Manufacturing is ITAR. The answer is YES. As of November 2007 Crescent is is officially ITAR registered with the United States Department of State, Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, Directorate […]