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 …

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 Manufacturing Month! Manufacturing Fact #20

The cost of federal regulations fall disproportionately on manufacturers, particularly those that are smaller. Manufacturers pay $19,564 per employee on average to comply with federal regulations, or nearly double the $9,991 per employee costs borne by all firms as a whole. In addition, small manufacturers with less than 50 employees spend 2.5 times the amount …

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 …

Matthew 25 AIDS Services 11th Annual Runway Red Fashion Show & Luncheon

Matthew 25 AIDS Services 11th Annual Runway Red Fashion Show & Luncheon Download Flyer>> March 24, 2018 | 10:30 am Community Baptist Church Henderson, KY Join us for an afternoon of fashion and shopping to benefit Matthew 25 AIDS Services! Tickets:$25.00 Call 270-826-0200 Doors open at 10:30 am Show starts at 11:30 am Sponsored in …

Accuride Rockford Operations a Winner in IndustryWeek Best Plants Competition

Capital investments, lean culture enabled plant to achieve world-class operational performance Accuride Corporation – a supplier of components to the North American and European commercial vehicle industries – today announced that IndustryWeek magazine has selected its Rockford Operations wheel end manufacturing facility in Rockford, Ill., as a winner of the 2017 IndustryWeek Best Plants competition. …

WGU Indiana offers online lecture with founder and CEO of Girls Who Code

Reshma Saujani’s February 22 online talk to discuss women in tech Reshma Saujani, the founder and CEO of Girls Who Code, a national nonprofit organization working to close the gender gap in technology, will be the guest speaker for Western Governors University’s (WGU) lecture series, Sage Talks, on Thursday, Feb. 22. The free event will …

Safelite AutoGlass Hiring Blitz in Evansville Next Week

OPEN INTERVIEWS: Location for interviews: Safelite AutoGlass, 1320 N. Green River Road, Evansville, IN (Across from Eastland Mall & Behind Mike’s Car Wash) Time of Open Interviews: Tuesday, February 20th 10am – 6pm CST Wednesday, February 21st 10am – 6pm CST Thursday, February 22nd 10am – 6pm CST Bring Resume, Photo ID & Be Prepared …