Posts Tagged ‘ manufacturing plant ’

Passing IG Certification Testing: What Does It Take to Make the Grade?

Jul 20th, 2023

During the pandemic, door and window fabricators lost many of their key people as fears of working in close quarters, coupled with government payouts, made working in a manufacturing plant much less desirable. Fabricators struggled to find people and employee turnover was an ongoing issue. The result was that a great deal of fabrication knowledge […]

A Look at the Top Ten Stories From 2022

Dec 29th, 2022

Workplace incidents, shop closures, the impacts of the war in Ukraine and no shortage of lawsuits made for an exciting, yet at times solemn, year of news for [DWM] in 2022. Take a look at the top stories from the past year as 2023 approaches. 1. Worker Dies in Accident at Cardinal Glass Church Hill […]

Larson Manufacturing in Lake Mills, Iowa, to Close

Sep 22nd, 2022

Fortune Brands, the parent company of Larson Manufacturing, has announced the closure of the latter’s manufacturing plant located in Lake Mills, Iowa, with approximately 197 employees reportedly set to lose their jobs immediately or in the months to come. “Outdoors and Security announced on Tuesday, September 20, that they conducted a reduction in force impacting […]

Flexscreen to Open New Plant

Apr 12th, 2022

FlexScreen has announced the opening of its newest manufacturing plant in Nashua, N.H. The Nashua location is FlexScreen’s seventh facility, with five more across the U.S. and one in Canada. Along with this plant comes an expanded partnership with Harvey Building Products, which has several production facilities located in New England and surrounding areas, FlexScreen […]