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CONNSTEP is Connecticut's premier business consulting firm, helping manufacturers and other businesses for over 25 years. We provide strategic leadership and operational methodologies that make companies more competitive in today's challenging economic climate.

Our consultants implement advanced business and technical solutions, as well as workforce strategies, that help organizations to grow, improve profitability, and create sustainable competitive advantages in the marketplace. CONNSTEP's multidisciplinary team of experts use a holistic approach that generates bottom-line improvements for your business and produces innovative, results-driven top line growth for enterprise-wide impact.

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Success Stories

Technology Upgrade Leads To Improved Functionality for Production Equipment

Reported Year
Management determined that Eljen needed to upgrade one of the control stations that supports the manufacture of their proprietary perforated plastic sheets inside their GSF wastewater treatment product. Leadership recognized a risk of potential failure due to the age of the control panel and made the business decision to install a completely new

Total Productive Maintenance Reduces Equipment Downtime and Lost Capacity

Reported Year
Leggett & Platt was experiencing breakdowns in a specific line of CNC lathe equipment, affecting throughput for a key customer who was also seeking more capacity from L&P. Leadership recognized the impact these breakdowns were having on productivity and overall equipment effectiveness (OEE). The company not only wanted to increase reliability and
Created March 18, 2019, Updated March 7, 2023