Honeywell to close Ill. factory by 2011

McNulty, Mike
January 2010
Rubber & Plastics News;1/25/2010, Vol. 39 Issue 13, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that Honeywell International Inc.'s Safety Products Division is planning to close a factory in Rock Island, Illinois and eliminate 245 jobs by March 2011. It has revealed that employees facing layoffs will include direct and indirect labor positions in areas that include rubber product manufacturing, assembly, packaging and business support. The plant produces boots used in farming and construction, by firefighters, electrical workers and those involved in industrial work.


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