Citations with the tag: PLANT shutdowns
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- Scheduled plant closings.
// Automotive News; 7/24/95, Vol. 69 Issue 5615, p31
No abstract available.
- Pa. county to close waste-to-energy site.
// Waste News; 11/03/97, Vol. 3 Issue 25, p29
Reports that Westmoreland County in Pennsylvania announced its decision to close its waste-to-energy plant by the end of 1997. Reason for the closure of the plant; Comment from county Commissioner, Tom Balya.
- Managing the business risks of plant closings.
Carr, Steven D. // Business Horizons; May/Jun90, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p72
Presents a three-step process in announcing the closure of manufacturing plants and business establishments. Business risks in the closing of plants; Preliminary planning; Announcement strategy; Assessment of employee reaction.
- Coors closes Cape Hill brewery.
Carr, Steven D. // Food Manufacture; Apr2002, Vol. 77 Issue 4, p4
Reports the closure of the Cape Hill Brewery plant of Coors Brewers in Birmingham, England. Number of workers affected by the closure; Transfer of remaining plant volume to the Burton site.
Carr, Steven D. // Automotive News; 9/6/93, Vol. 67 Issue 5516, p39
Reports on scheduled plant closures as of the first week of September 1993. Chrysler Corp.; Ford Motor Co.; General Motors Corp.
- Dealing with the fallout when the plant shuts down.
Jones, Ashley S. // Public Relations Tactics; Dec94, Vol. 1 Issue 6, p1
Reports on how to deal with office and plant closures in the United States. Rampant closures in the country; Difficulty of breaking plant closure news to employees; Need to develop a communication plan; Recommendations for a communication plan during plant closures.
- Asian cracker turns...
Jones, Ashley S. // Chemical Week; 4/30/97, Vol. 159 Issue 17, p50
Reports on the temporary closure of several chemical industries in Asia for maintenance reasons. List of chemical companies and their production capacity.
- Asia faces multiple shutdowns.
McElligott, Suzanne // Chemical Week; 4/30/97, Vol. 159 Issue 17, p53
Reports on the closure of several naphtha plants in Korea due to maintenance changes. How the shutdowns will affect the ethylene production in Korea; Pricing of ethylene.
- Fomento reports numerous plant closings.
Ruano, Lida Estela // Caribbean Business; 4/27/1995, Vol. 23 Issue 17, p4
Reports on the increased number of plant closures in Puerto Rico as of April 27, 1995. Names of companies planning to leave Puerto Rico; Includes Elegant Sleepwear in San German; Amer Foundations Inc. in Bayamon; F.F. Industries in Caguas; Digital Communication Associates in Arecibo.
- Plant closings.
Ruano, Lida Estela // Automotive News; 12/9/1996, Vol. 71 Issue 5690, p47
Presents information on plant closures by General Motors, Ford Motor Company, and Chrysler Corporation.
- Early Warning of Plant Closings: Issues and Prospects.
Feekin, Lynn; Nissen, Bruce // Labor Studies Journal; Winter1991, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p20
Examines the impact of plant closures across the United States during the 1970s and the 1980s on society and politics. Details on the documentation of such an impact; Factors that contributed towards these closures; Evaluation of how these factors affected Northwest Indiana.
Feekin, Lynn; Nissen, Bruce // Automotive News; 10/11/1993, Vol. 67 Issue 5521, p41
Lists scheduled automobile plant closings in the United States. Number of weeks down; Units lost per week; Plants' locations.
- Plant closings.
Feekin, Lynn; Nissen, Bruce // Automotive News; 3/3/1997, Vol. 71 Issue 5702, p51
Presents statistical information related to factory closings in the United States, for March 3rd, 1997. INSET: Scheduled plant overtime..
- We'll close!
Bronfenbrenner, Kate // Multinational Monitor; Mar97, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p8
Examines the threats of plant closing and actual plant closings from 1993-1995, which is a strategy used by American employers who are anti-unions. Percentage of plants closed during this period; Reference to the North American Free Trade Agreement; Impact of plant closings on mobile...
- Minnesota shuts down WTE plant.
Geiselman, Bruce // Waste News; 07/13/98, Vol. 4 Issue 9, p4
Reports that the Perham Resource Recovery Facility, which is owned by Quadrant Company, stopped operations on July 1, 1998 at the request of the Minnesota attorney general. Reasons for the closure of the facility; Details on Perham's failure of two emissions tests; Comments from spokesman of...
Geiselman, Bruce // AirGuide Online.com; 2/15/2010, p10
The article reports on the closure of Burj Khalifa's viewing platform in Dubai, United Arab Emirates a month after its opening due to electrical problems and unstable economic condition in the region.
- NE Indiana auto parts plant to close.
Geiselman, Bruce // Bluegrass Automotive Report; Jul2012, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p2
The article reports on the plan of Johnson Controls Interior Manufacturing to close its auto parts plant in Kendallville, Indiana on August 31, 2012, affecting an estimated 170 employees.
- China's Not So Green After All.
Liu, Melinda // Newsweek (Pacific Edition); 8/30/2010, Vol. 156 Issue 8/9, p11
The article reports on the announcement by Beijing, China that it will shut down over 2,000 polluting steel mills, cement factories, tanneries, and other industrial energy facilities by the end of September 2010.
- Fire shuts down Italian fabric source.
Andrews, Susan M. // Furniture/Today; 3/25/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 29, p28
Reports on the closure of Italian fabric source Piovano due to fire disaster at company's mill in Italy. Destruction of looms and archived patterns; Services of the company; Recognition of Piovano's excellency in the industry by several furniture companies.
- Broyhill closing case goods plant.
Andrews, Susan M. // Furniture/Today; 5/12/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 35, p16
Reports on the closure of case goods plant of Boyhill Furniture in North Carolina. Decline of demand for U.S.-made furniture; Increase of focus on imported case goods; Need for balance in domestic production capacity and market demand.
- Ames to close Ohio DC.
Andrews, Susan M. // Home Textiles Today; 12/3/2001, Vol. 23 Issue 14, p4
Reports the closure of the distribution center of Ames in Columbus, Ohio.
- Loss of contracts shuts auto plant.
Andrews, Susan M. // Professional Engineering; 2/28/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p10
Reports the plant closure of KTH company in Great Britain. Impact of the closure on company employees; Operational background of the company; Reason for the closure of the plant.
- Sales slump forces Marcos to shut shop.
Andrews, Susan M. // Professional Engineering; 04/11/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p9
Focuses on the closure of sports car builder Marcos in Wiltshire, England. Company background; Price range of sports car model; Decline in sales of exotic cars.
- News in brief.
Andrews, Susan M. // Professional Engineering; 9/4/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 16, p4
Reports developments related to professional engineering in Great Britain as of September 2002. Closure of the Tungstone Batteries factory of Invensys; Postponement of X-Type automobile production; Invitation of nomination for Sir Grank Whittle Medal.
- Tractor workers vote to fight against closure.
Andrews, Susan M. // Professional Engineering; 9/4/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 16, p7
Reports the planned strike action of the workers at the Massey Ferguson tractor plant in Coventry, England. Closure of the factory; Rejection of the proposed redundancy package; Need for industrial action.
- Cancarb to keep plant running to meet demand.
Andrews, Susan M. // Rubber & Plastics News; 5/16/2011, Vol. 40 Issue 21, p0002
The article reports that the scheduled maintenance shutdowns will be phased out by Cancarb Ltd. so it can keep up with increased demand for its Thermax N990 thermal black.
- Bayer plans shutdown of MDI plant in W.Va..
McNulty, Mike // Rubber & Plastics News; 7/9/2001, Vol. 30 Issue 25, p3
No abstract available.
- Christmas store decks the halls one last time.
Dellwo, Adrienne C. // Journal of Business (10756124); 11/8/2001, Vol. 16 Issue 23, pA8
Reports the closing of Carols & Carousels, a Christmas store in Spokane, Washington. Contribution of the retirement of the store owners on the closing; Government policy on business closures; Products offered by the store.
- Guest Editor's Introduction.
Hodgkin, Dominic // International Journal of Mental Health; Summer2010, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p3
The article discusses various reports published within the issue including one on the impact that economic contraction has on mental illness by Sidra Goldman-Mellor, Katherine Saxton and Ralph Catalano, one on plant closures and mental illness by Marcus Eliason and Donald Storrie and one on the...
- Multek Closes Irvine, Kumla PCB Plants.
Hodgkin, Dominic // PC FAB; Jan2003, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p6
Reports the closure of the manufacturing plants of printing circuit board manufacturer Multek. Reasons of the company for closing the plants; Consolidation of the company's North American operations; Efforts of the company to reduce operating costs.
- GAO to investigate the impact of slaughter plant closures.
Hodgkin, Dominic // Equus; Jan2010, Issue 388, p61
The article highlights a conference agreement accompanying the 2010 Agricultural Appropriations Act which calls the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) to investigate the U.S. horse industry's response to the closure of domestic equine slaughter facilities in the past 10 years.
- Scheduled plant overtime for the week ending April 23.
Hodgkin, Dominic // Automotive News; 4/18/2011, Vol. 85 Issue 6460, p33
The article offers information on plant overtime and plant closings of several automobile manufacturing companies in the U.S. including, Ford Motor Co. General Motors Corp. (GM), and Nissan Motor Co. Ltd.
Hodgkin, Dominic // Automotive News; 9/20/93, Vol. 67 Issue 5518, p31
Reports on scheduled plant closing of different automobile manufacturers. Chrysler; Ford; General Motors.
- Bankrupt Internet closes last 2 foundry operations.
Sherefkin, Robert // Automotive News; 1/11/2010, Vol. 84 Issue 6394, p16I
The article reports that Intermet Corp. has ceased operations at two metal-casting plants in Virginia, including Lynchburg Foundry and New River Foundry.
- ANDERSON'S PARADISE.
Schulze, Karl L. // BioScience; Jan1976, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p6
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Ecocinema: A Plan for Preserving Nature," by Roger C. Anderson in the July 1975 issue.
- Microsemi Could Close U.S. Units in Cost-Cutting Bid.
Simons, Andrew // Orange County Business Journal; 3/24/2003, Vol. 26 Issue 12, p5
Reports that Irvine, California-chipmaker Microsemi Corp. could close its U.S. packaging and test operations and shift the work to Asian contractors. Impact on the workforce; Red tape that accompanies contracting out abroad; Factory optimization plan.
- Clients' overseas exodus prompts Texler to close.
Bregar, Bill // Crain's Cleveland Business; 4/22/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 16, p14
Reports the plant shutdown of custom injection molder Texler Inc. in Cleveland, Ohio. Impact of customers moving work overseas on the closure; Difficulty in generating profits; Auction of the injection molding machines.
- Sale of business prompts Visteon to close Ontario parts plant.
Bregar, Bill // Crain's Detroit Business; 01/29/2001, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p4
Reports the decision of Visteon Corp. to close an electronics plant in Ontario.
- Fleer closes Philadelphia plant.
Bregar, Bill // Candy Industry; Dec95, Vol. 160 Issue 12, p9
Reports on Fleer Corp.'s closing of the Philadelphia factory in Pennsylvania that has been producing Dubble Bubble bubble gum since 1930. Learning by the workers of the factories closing; Shifting of the company's focus from confections to sports cards; Market sales of sports cards and confections.
- FMC TO SHUTTER SPANISH PHOSPHATES PLANT.
Bregar, Bill // Chemical Week; 12/13/2010, Vol. 172 Issue 30, p4
This article focuses on a plan by FMC to close its phosphates plant in Huelva, Spain by the end of 2010 following a Spanish judicial ruling that prohibits Foret from adding gypsum to storage stacks near the Huelva site.
- Motorola to shut down two Arizona plants.
Bregar, Bill // RCR Wireless News; 8/20/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 34, p10
Discusses the decision of Motorola Inc. to shut down two of its plants in Mesa, Arizona. Consequences to workers; Reason for the decision.
- Pillsbury Closes Plant.
Bregar, Bill // Frozen Food Age; Jul2001, Vol. 49 Issue 12, p10
Reports on the plan of Pillsbury Co. to close its frozen dough plant in Atlanta, Georgia in October 2001. Estimated numbers of worker who will be laid off; Products of the plants; Transfer of the production.
- State forms new response team.
Bregar, Bill // Indianapolis Business Journal; 10/4/93, Vol. 14 Issue 27, p30A
Reports on Indiana Department of Workforce Development's formation of a response team to assist workers and employers during a plant closure or massive layoffs. Coordination of state and community services; Sharon Langlotz as manager of the team; District coordinators.
- Banner Lane factory closure to cost $35m.
Collings, Andy // Farmers Weekly; 9/13/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 11, p69
Reports on the closure of Banner Lane factory owned by Agco in Great Britain. Profits posted by the company during the second quarter of 2002; Reason behind the closure of the factory; Plan of the company for its manufacturing operation after the closure of the factory.
- Welsh abattoir turns attention to processing.
Harris, Robert // Farmers Weekly; 1/10/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 2, p19
Reports on the decision of CIG MON abattoir and lamb export plant to shut down its operation. Reasons for the move; Expansion of the facilities of Cig Mon; Effects of the closure on the competition.
- Yodel restructure gets under way.
Harris, Robert // Motor Transport; 6/20/2011, p1
No abstract available.
- BASF plans to close facility in Belgium.
Harris, Robert // Plastics News; 05/17/99, Vol. 11 Issue 13, p10
Discloses plans of BASF AG to close its polyvinyl chloride and vinyl chloride monomer plants in Zandvliet, Belgium. Production capacity of the plant; Reason for plant shutdowns.
- Good news alleviates everyday 'thumping'.
Ronin, Marshall // Plastics News; 8/29/2005, Vol. 17 Issue 26, p6
Presents a letter to the editor referencing articles on the closure of Rubbermaid Inc.'s plants, published previously in the journal "Plastics News."
- Hardware House to end rentals.
Wood, Andy // Pro Sound News; Apr97, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p23
Focuses on the closure of its sound rental division by Hardware House of the United Kingdom, after 19 years of operation. Reasons for the closure; Plans of the company; Comments from George Glossop, one of the owners of the company.
- FabFile: 12 PCB Shops Closed During Q1.
Buetow, Mike // Printed Circuit Design & Manufacture; May2003, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p6
Reports on the survey about the closure of printed circuit factories in North America. Decline in the sales of printed circuits; Total number of facilities being closed; List of closed facilities.