Tuesday, November 24, 2015

MFCS Sponsors 2015 Clean Snowmobile Challenge

The SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge is a college engineering student design competition. Teams from participating universities compete within the rules and scoring to make production snowmobiles quieter, cleaner and more fuel-efficient. » Read More

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

MPS Pelham and Alabaster Renew Lean and Continuous Improvement Focus

In 2015, MPS teams at Pelham and Alabaster re-energized their focus on lean manufacturing and continuous improvement (CI). This renewed energy kicked off in January with emphasis on 5S, a major foundation of lean manufacturing. Without a firm 5S culture, there is no stability, and without stability, lean and/or CI programs are usually not successful. » Read More

Monday, November 23, 2015

U.S. Engineer Completes His One-Year MFCS Rotation in Germany

Jordan Ehr joined the manufacturing rotational program on July 2nd, 2014, and his first day in the office was quite different in comparison to that of other rotational engineers at MFCS. Jordan was bold enough to choose Liederbach, Germany as his first location and leverage his prior one-year college education in Lübeck, Germany. » Read More

Monday, November 23, 2015

Ex-Im Bank Supported Global Business

Recently, Margaret MacLean, MPS President, Europe, Middle East, Africa, participated in an African Roundtable at Ex-Im Bank's 2015 Annual Conference in Washington D.C., along with a number of representatives from the business and finance sectors. The panel focused on Access to Credit and Doing Business in Africa. Over the past years, Ex-Im's support made MacLean's participation in a large rural electrification in Ghana possible. » Read More

Monday, November 23, 2015

MPS Sits on the Utility Supply Management Alliance Board of Directors

The 2015 Utility Supply Management Alliance Conference celebrated the organization's 20th year and established USMA as the premier educational conference for supply chain managers, suppliers, and distributors in the power industry. This year, the record attendance of 605 industry professionals provided a platform for productive meetings with many companies. » Read More

Thursday, September 24, 2015

MacLean-Fogg Passes Presidential Torch to the Next Generation

Barry L. MacLean, chief executive officer and chairman of MacLean-Fogg, announced the appointment of Duncan A. L. MacLean to president of MacLean-Fogg effective August 15, 2015. Duncan MacLean will remain president of MacLean-Fogg Component Solutions and, on October 15, 2015, will assume the role of president of MacLean Power Systems. » Read More