Maryland's attorney general is objecting to the proposed sale of the Sparrows Point steel mill by RG Steel.
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In emergency response planning, the three most important things are training, training, and more training.
Traditionally, facility managers have been rewarded for operational efficiency, throughput, labor savings, and workplace safety. But now there is a new item on the job review checklist: Environmental responsibility.
A few critical resources to consider when you embark on an energy audit of your facility.
A court ruled that a man who lived near a Kubota plant died of mesothelioma caused by asbestos used at the plant, and ordered the machinery maker to pay 31.9M yen in damages to his family.
Police and fire officers are not the first responders; they are the official responders. You and your employees are the first responders.
The Port of Kalama facility made its first production-quality wine bottles last Wednesday, ushering in a new era for a plant that seemed destined for mothballs three years ago.
Before it shut down and declared bankruptcy, Avtex Fibers was cited for violating Virginia's environmental laws with wastewater discharges into the Shenandoah River.
The brewery was ready for its most exciting upgrade: a solar heating system to fulfill its hot water manufacturing needs.
A first-class footprint optimization strategy can make or break a business in today’s competitive market conditions.
Seattle-based EnerG2 received a federal grant to assist in its building of a revolutionary facility to produce energy storage materials. Hear how they plan to move the energy market to the next level.
Appalachian Power is offering to have its customers pay about $60 million to help Century Aluminum restart a plant in Ravenswood.
The engine that powers General Motors is running rough. And if the company doesn't tune it up soon, GM's comeback from bankruptcy is in danger of stalling.
If you can’t prove a return on your training program – real learning that is adopted and applied -- then you run the risk of having it cut back or even losing it.
Since the company left bankruptcy three years ago, its ads haven't boosted sales much.
General Motors and the city of Fort Wayne are battling over the disclosure of how much water the automaker uses at its Fort Wayne plant.
Specialty chemicals maker Eastman Chemical Co. is teaming up with Sinopec Yangzi Petrochemical Co. to build a new resin plant in China.
A long-term partnership between a global engineering firm and a manufacturing owner leads to insights with facilitating changes to operations, vision, and metrics.
A Japanese paper company whose factory in eastern China was targeted last weekend by protesters concerned about pollution resumed production Tuesday.
More than 2,300 Alabama businesses are using special electric rates that a state regulatory board approved last year to encourage an economic recovery.
Jolly said it is not "the business of the federal courts generally to clean up the language and conduct of construction sites."
GM's announcement comes following several major changes to the company's advertising approach and just ahead of its second-quarter earnings report on Thursday.
The government is threatening to suspend auto industry tax breaks in a bid to persuade car makers not to lay off workers, Brazil's largest newspaper said Friday.
The machinists union for Hawker Beechcraft is trying to block the proposed sale of the struggling aircraft manufacturer to a Chinese company, contending it would give China access to technology it doesn't yet possess.