Off The Clock: ATAS International hosts manufacturing day
For a fifth year, ATAS International of Upper Macungie Township celebrated Manufacturing Day by opening its doors to students and adults. Schools and organizations at the event included Lehigh Carbon Community College, Lehigh Career & Technical Institute, Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corp. and Parkland High School. Attendees toured the ATAS facility to experience the processes of manufacturing. There were also panelists (pictured) hosting seminars and answering questions.
Environmental Waste Minimization Inc. of Northampton and Rapid Response Inc., an affiliate of EWMI, received the Governor’s Award for Safety Excellence issued by the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry. The award recognizes EWMI for reducing workplace injuries and illnesses. The award was presented at the Annual Governor’s Occupational Safety & Health Conference in Hershey. Pictured from left (front row): Michael Acker, president, EWMI; Robert Maier, health and safety technician, EWMI; and Thomas Sidloski, director of operations, EWMI. Pictured from left (standing): Michael Vovakes, deputy secretary, Labor & Industry; David Pohwat, vice president of business development, EWMI; Greg Inman, vice president, EWMI; Joseph J. Fittos III, health and safety director, EWMI; Tim David, vice president of operations, EMWI; Bill Michalik, general manager, Rapid Response; and Robert O’Brien, executive secretary, Labor & Industry.
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