|From left: Rep. Tim Murphy (PA - 18th District) discusses ion milling technology with Fischione Instruments CEO Paul Fischione.|
Congressman Tim Murphy (PA - 18th District) stopped by Fischione Instruments to check in on the status of the company. Fischione Instruments is located in Murphy's district and he has visited the company on prior occasions to learn more about its sample preparation products and about the challenges and opportunities of advanced manufacturing.
Murphy toured the facility and received a preview of the $5 million, 26,000 square-foot building expansion, which is nearly complete. He also addressed Fischione personnel; he spoke primarily of his activities in the House of Representative's Energy and Commerce Committee, as well as his work on mental health issues.