Category: Plant Closings

Register-Guard: Two Local Plants Closing Down Just as the local economic recovery seemed to be gaining some traction, two area employers announced layoffs this week. Allied Specialty Vehicles Inc. closed the former Monaco plant in Harrisburg on Monday, laying off 120 regular and temporary workers. Read more on OPB Piketon plant closing After being bandied…

Piketon plant closing After being bandied from pillar to post by the Department Of Energy’s frequent dire warnings of mass layoffs, employees at the American Centrifuge Plant (ACP) in Piketon are expecting the final axe to fall this week. Even though Congress approved funding … Read more on People’s Defender Plasti-Kote plant closing in Medina;…

Coca-Cola plant closing doors The closing of a local plant in the near future could leave 59 people out of jobs. Coca-Cola Refreshments announced Monday that it will be “consolidating” its production by closing the local Portales Coca-Cola plant, sending its services to the Abilene … Read more on Clovis News Journal Coal Plant Closings…

Hazelwood packaging plant closing, laying off 115 employees Packaging manufacturer Printpack is permanently closing a plant in Hazelwood that employs 115 people. The Atlanta-based company, which makes flexible packaging for pet food and other consumer products, notified the Missouri Division of Workforce … Read more on St. Louis Post-Dispatch Hemlock closing Clarksville plant permanently CLARKSVILLE,…

KBI plant closing PERKINS TWP — It’s official. KBI, formerly New Departure and later Delphi, will cease operations on Dec. 31. All 287 production and skilled trades employees, and 72 managers at the plant will lose their jobs, said Ben Taylor, president of the UAW Local … Read more on Sandusky Register Michigan coal plant…

Closing Bell: Whole Foods Falls on FDA Warnings; Stocks Slip Whole Foods slipped after the Food and Drug Administration sent a warning regarding violations at its Massachusetts manufacturing plant. Regulations noted a number of ‘serious’ violations for packing and handling food. Gunmakers pulled back after Monday’s … Read more on MSN As plants close, MISO…

Exelon to outline power plant closings in Illinois – Sources Sources tell “Chicago Tonight” that the Exelon Corporation plans to announce Thursday the first steps toward closing two of its nuclear plants in Illinois. The plants are located in the Quad Cities region and in downstate Clinton…..more Read more on SteelGuru Oxnard grower that employs…