Category Archives: Manufacturing

Showa Denko Celebrates 30th Anniversary of Graphite Electrodes Business in USA

(RIDGEVILLE, S.C. – July 11, 2018) Showa Denko Carbon, Inc. (SDKC), located in Ridgeville, South Carolina and the leading producer of ultra-high performance large diameter graphite electrodes, is proud to announce its 30th anniversary of business in the United States. SDKC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tokyo-based Showa Denko KK (SDK). For three decades, the…
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Milliken & Company Announces Leadership Transition

[caption id="attachment_15855" align="alignleft" width="240"] Halsey M. Cook Jr.[/caption] Milliken & Company’s board of directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Halsey M. Cook Jr. as president and CEO effective September 1, 2018. J. Harold Chandler will return to his role as chair of the board of directors. “The board of directors is confident that…
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Midland Metal Mfg. is pleased to announce their new full color, 2018 catalog

Midland Metal Mfg. is pleased to announce their new full color, 2018 catalog. Midland, a supplier to wholesalers and distributors nationwide focusing on the industrial, hose and fitting, fluid power, fastener, plumbing, oil and gas, heavy duty truck and trailer, marine, and OEM markets. Midland ships from their headquarters in Kansas City, MO and their…
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International Paper supports Meals on Wheels and Wellness Centers through monetary donations and acts of service

[caption id="attachment_12724" align="alignleft" width="4032"] Samantha Cook (center), communications manager of International Paper's Eastover Mill, presents a check to Anne Shissias (left), Senior Resources' Director of In-Home and Community-Based Services, and Pam Dukes (right) Senior Resources' Executive Director. The $5,000 grant will provide Meals on Wheels service to home-bound seniors and disabled adults in lower Richland…
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Collum’s Lumber Products expanding operations in Allendale County

Wood products provider launching new warehousing facility COLUMBIA, S.C. - Collum's Lumber Products, LLC, a producer of dimensional lumber and other wood products, today announced the expansion of its Allendale County operations. Creating 10 new jobs, the company is investing $2 million to construct a new warehousing facility on the site of its existing state-of-the-art…
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Small and medium-sized businesses invited to Advanced Manufacturing Lunch-and-Learn

South Carolina Manufacturing Extension Partnership and Savannah River National Laboratory offer assistance on advanced manufacturing technology and processes WHAT:        The South Carolina Manufacturing Extension Partnership and Savannah River National Laboratory are hosting an Advanced Manufacturing Industry Exchange Lunch-and-Learn for small and medium-sized businesses, to introduce them to advanced manufacturing technologies such as…
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Continental Named a “Best Places to Work in South Carolina”

Fort Mill, S.C. – July 27, 2017. Continental Tire the Americas, LLC (CTA) was recently named as one of the Best Places to Work in South Carolina. The award, created by SC Biz News in partnership with the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce and Best Companies Group, recognizes and honors the best employers in the state of…
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Rhythmlink Named One of the Best Places to Work for Sixth Consecutive Year

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – (June 28, 2017) Rhythmlink International, LLC was recently named as one of the Best Places to Work in South Carolina for 2017. This twelfth annual program was created by SC Biz News in partnership with the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce and Best Companies Group. This program was designed to identify and honor the best employers…
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SRNS’ Operations and Construction Divisions Recognized by South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance for Safety Excellence

[caption id="attachment_8363" align="alignleft" width="1427"] Caption: Savannah River Nuclear Solutions will be recognized by the South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance for Safety Performance Excellence during 2016.[/caption] AIKEN, S.C. March 14, 2017 – Savannah River Nuclear Solutions (SRNS) was recently announced as a Safety Award winner by the South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance (SCMA)  for excellence in safety performance…
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