Unifrax Named a Manufacturer of the Year in Western New York
The winning Unifrax nomination cited the company’s outstanding growth in the WNY area over the last 20 years, averaging greater than 10% per year.
Unifrax was recently named a winner in the General Excellence Manufacturer of the Year category for the fifth annual Manufacturing Awards, presented by Buffalo Business First, Insyte Consulting, KeyBank and Erie County Industrial Development Agency. The 2018 Manufacturer of the Year Awards honor manufacturing companies in the Western New York (WNY) area and are given to companies based on information provided to a panel of independent judges.
Dan Beringer, WNY plant manager, Tonawanda, accepted the award on behalf of Unifrax. Ten Tonawanda Unifrax employees attended the awards breakfast that was held to honor and celebrate all of the Manufacturing Award winners. The winning Unifrax nomination cited the company’s outstanding growth in the WNY area over the last 20 years, averaging greater than 10% per year. The company’s focus on safety, values and its Product Stewardship Program (PSP) efforts all reportedly played a role in its selection as one of the annual winners in the general excellence category.
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