Gibbs Die Casting Corp. Recognized as National Association of Manufacturers 2019 Leadership Award Winner

Gibbs honored by National Association of Manufacturers for Operational Excellence Leadership Gibbs Die Casting Corp. proudly announces it won the Operational Excellence Leadership Award from the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Manufacturing Leadership Council. A new Gibbs machining plant, which opened in 2017, won the Operation Excellence Leadership Award­­­­­­­­­­­­. The Gibbs machining plant is equipped …

Anchor® Industries Inc. honored with 3 InTents magazine Reader’s Choice Awards

InTents readers tell us which companies, products and services they depend on to run their businesses. Twelve manufacturers and suppliers to the tent rental industry were honored in the April–May 2019 issue of InTents magazine in the second Reader’s Choice Awards. Anchor Industries awarded in 3 categories:Best Tent ManufacturerBest Custom Graphic SupplierBest Customer Service Learn …

NextLevel Jobs Indiana hosts Blair Milo, Secretary of Career Connections and Talent in Evansville and Vincennes

Vincennes: You are invited: Secretary of Career Connections and Talent to visit Vincennes, IN to highlight programs for Hoosier workers and employers On April 3, 2019, Governor Holcomb’s Secretary for Career Connections and Talent Blair Milo plans to visit with Knox and Pike County stakeholders at Vincennes University Indiana Center for Applied Technology in Vincennes, …

Southern Indiana Career & Technical Center to Offer Summer Engineering Camp

The Evansville Vanderburgh School Corporation’s Southern Indiana Career and Technical Center (SICTC) is once again hosting a two-week summer engineering camp, iEngineering Summer Experience, for students currently in the seventh and eighth grades in Evansville and the surrounding areas who are interested in exploring engineering-related fields. The camp, scheduled for weekdays between June 3 through June …

Congratulations to Nix Companies – Named to Best Places to Work in Indiana for Second Time

Nix, of Poseyville, Indiana, was recently named as one of the Best Places to Work in Indiana. This 14th annual program was created by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce and Best Companies Group.  This is the second consecutive year on the list for Nix.  This statewide survey and awards program is designed to identify, recognize …

Jasper Engines & Transmissions, Waupaca Foundry in Tell City and Perry Central Junior-Senior High School join forces to offer Work-based Learning

The participants in the Commodore Manufacturing program might want to consider having a “Bring Your Parent to Work Day.” That’s because Commodore Manufacturing — a unique joint venture between Jasper Engines & Transmissions, Waupaca Foundry in Tell City and Perry Central Junior-Senior High School — is 100% student-led and operated. Students not only created the …

2019 Junior Achievement Dubois County Business Hall of Fame Laureates Announced

Junior Achievement of Southwestern Indiana and Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLC announced the 2019 Junior Achievement Dubois County Business Hall of Fame Laureates at a press conference Wednesday, January 9, at Vincennes University Jasper Campus. The 2019 laureates are Doug Bawel and the late Robert Menke Sr. (1919-2008). Laureates will be inducted into Junior Achievement Dubois County Business Hall of Fame at 7:30 …

Accuride Corporation’s Board of Directors Appoints Jason Luo Interim CEO

The Board of Directors of Accuride Corporation – a leading supplier of wheel end systems to the global commercial vehicle industry – today announced that it has appointed Jason Luo to serve as Interim President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.  Mr. Luo was formerly Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Ford China and, prior …

Ivy Tech Community College Workforce Alignment – Welding Certification

Ivy Tech Community College will offer an 80-Hour Welding Certification Preparation course in Warrick county. Classes meet Mondays and Wednesdays, 6:00 – 10:00 pm, February 18 – May 1, at Castle High School in Newburgh, IN. This course focuses on safety, techniques, joint preparation, and proper machine setup to prepare students to earn the American …

Celebrate National Manufacturing Day – October 5!

The Southwest Indiana Chamber will be celebrating Manufacturing Day all month long! Watch our Social Media, @swinchamber, everyday for news about local manufacturers, events, inspiring youth, manufacturing facts and much more! Manufacturing Day® is a celebration of modern manufacturing meant to inspire the next generation of manufacturers and occurs on the first Friday in October. To …