The study took 20,000 of Germany’s companies with the highest staff numbers and compared them according to criteria such as training success, proportion of trainees, pay, structural data, and additional benefits.
May 14, 2019
A study focused on “Germany’s best training companies” from the Institute for Management and Economic Research (IMWF), commissioned by Deutschland Test and the business magazine Focus Money, recently awarded CeramTec second place in the Technical Component Manufacturing category.
The STEP (Science, Technology, Engineering and Production) Ahead Awards highlight the achievements of real women in manufacturing.
April 22, 2019
Neha Dave, business manager of Specialty Materials at Saint-Gobain Ceramics & Plastics, and Silham El Kasmi, operational director for Saint-Gobain Crystals, have been recognized by The Manufacturing Institute in its 2019 STEP Ahead Awards.
It is expected that the facility will contribute to the improvement of social issues in Nagaokakyo City, as well as the creation of a more complete family support system within Murata.
March 7, 2019
Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd., along with Nagaokakyo City and the Sakuranbo Welfare Association, will open a combined childcare facility comprising Sakuranbo nursery, for the purpose of alleviating the issue of children on waiting lists in Nagaokakyo City, and Kaede nursery, which is a company-run nursery, for the purpose of supporting diverse work styles.
The glass and ceramic industries are constantly changing, and new technology knowledge can provide opportunities for product and service innovation. Continuing education for engineering and other manufacturing associates is required for manufacturers to stay current with the latest developments, skills, and new technologies required for the market and industry.
Courses are held at Lucideon’s headquarters in Stoke-on-Trent, UK, with the option of webinar or on-site training for those who prefer a flexible and customized approach.
February 6, 2019
Lucideon recently announced the launch of its 2019 schedule of ceramic whitewares and refractories training, which includes over 25 modules for the tableware, sanitaryware, tile and retail sectors, as well as the refractories industry.
The new contract features increased wages and enhanced benefits, including high-quality health care, pension, and 401k.
December 14, 2018
Kohler Co. and United Auto Workers (UAW) Local 833, which represents approximately 2,100 associates employed in production and skilled trades positions at the company’s Village of Kohler and Town of Mosel manufacturing facilities in Wisconsin, have reached agreement on a new labor contract.
One of the most authoritative voices in the service industry, The Service Council (TSC), recently conducted a study to uncover how industrial manufacturing service leaders are thinking in terms of improving customer experience, data-driven operations management and knowledge management.