News

Friday, August 10, 2018

MPS Pelham Honors the American Flag

Like many companies, MPS has a flagpole in the front lawn near the highway. Early one morning while pulling into work, the head of the Engineering Department at MacLean Power Systems in Pelham, AL, realized that the light was out that illuminated the American flag and noticed that the flag had seen better days. It had become thin worn, and tattered along the edges. » Read More

Friday, July 27, 2018

MacLean Power Brazil Earns Positive Customer Recognition with CPFL Energia

In February 2018, MacLean Power Systems do Brazil was invited to a ceremony held by CPFL Energia as one of three finalists for its small components supplier-of-the-year award. CPFL is one of Brazil's largest privately-held electric utilities with over nine million customers across the states of São Paulo, Rio Grande do Sul, Paraná and Minas Gerais. » Read More

Friday, July 20, 2018

MacLean Curtis Mooresville Team Discovers Key to Reducing Changeover Time

The MacLean Curtis Mooresville plant is adding new parts as part of the automotive shift from 6 speed transmission to 8 and 10 speeds. One such part was a similar, but not identical, sun gear. » Read More

Thursday, July 12, 2018

MacLean Highline Develops Unique MPT Fastener Insert for Underground Enclosures

Traditional handhole enclosures have covers at grade level that have retaining bolts that are threaded into the box. All legacy Highline boxes were fitted with hardware placed into the box at the time of assembly. This new approach places the insert and hardware in the box at the time of manufacturing thus reducing the time required to assemble orders. » Read More

Friday, July 6, 2018

MacLean Maynard and Oakland University Working Together

In February 2018, MacLean Maynard was recognized at Oakland University for being a partner to the Oakland University Pawley Lean Institution. MacLean Maynard partners with Oakland University to give students the opportunity to observe lean tools in use at their facility. » Read More

Thursday, May 3, 2018

General Motors Recognizes MacLean-Fogg Component Solutions for Performance, Quality, and Innovation

MacLean-Fogg Component Solutions was named a GM Supplier of the Year by General Motors during its 26th annual Supplier of the Year awards ceremony held Friday, April 20, in Orlando, Florida. » Read More