On January 9th, two busloads of Maine state lawmakers paid a visit to Cianbro’s Eastern Manufacturing Facility in Brewer. It was the final stop on a bus tour that sought to give the policy leaders a true sense of the economic conditions across the region. Cianbro Chairman and CEO Peter Vigue spoke to the legislators about his vision for creating economic opportunities in Maine. That vision is a comprehensive plan which includes energy research and development, upgrades to the existing transportation, energy and residential infrastructure, and benefits for the environment and within the health care industry, to name a few key points. Click below for an excerpt which deals with Cianbro’s forward-thinking philosophy, and the benefits that the approach has cultivated within the company.