Nix Announces Acquisition of Heritage Custom Fabricators Inc.

Today Nix Companies Inc. announced that it has acquired the assets of Heritage Custom Fabricators, Inc., a Princeton, Ind., based company with more than 80 years of service providing heavy machining, gear manufacturing and fabrication services. Heritage is now an independent division of Nix Companies and will continue to serve its growing customer base from …

Gibbs Die Casting wins Supplier Excellence Award

Congratulations to Gibbs Die Casting who won a Supplier Excellence Award for Delivery Performance from their customer AAM (American Axle Manufacturing). The award was presented to Gibbs in June at the AAM Supplier Day in Austin, TX.  Pictured are David Dauch, CEO and Chairman of AAM and Harvey Dewan, VP of North American Corporate Services.

Fifth Annual Grow Southwest Indiana Teachers’ Manufacturing Bootcamp to begin in June

Program designed to create new, job-ready workforce Teachers and guidance counselors from a five-county area have been selected for a unique program that will provide hands-on instruction to teachers about careers in manufacturing, the backbone of Indiana’s economy. The “Teachers’ Manufacturing Bootcamp,” a program administered by the Grow Southwest Indiana Workforce Development Board, provides a …

JASPER® Engines & Transmissions Earns Top 25 Ranking on Forbes List of America’s Best Midsize Employers

Jasper Engines & Transmissions was named as one of America’s Best Midsize Employers for 2019 by Forbes magazine. It’s the second consecutive year JASPER has been named to this prestigious list. According to Forbes, JASPER ranked 22nd out of 500 nationwide employers they recognized with 1,000 to 5,000 employees. JASPER was ranked as America’s top …

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 …