News

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

SPE Recognizes MacLean-Fogg’s Engineered Plastics Company with Grand Award for Plastic Innovation

At the 48th annual Automotive Innovation Awards Gala, SPE awarded MacLean-Fogg’s EPC the Powertrain Category winner as well as the Grand Award Winner. » Read More

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Formula SAE Engineering Design Competition

Formula SAE is an engineering design competition for college and university student members that challenges engineering students to conceive, design, fabricate and compete with a small, formula-style, competition vehicle. Team creations are tested for optimum performance, endurance and emissions. » Read More

Thursday, November 8, 2018

MFCS Saegertown Continues Toward Flawless Launch

Since 2014, Saegertown has made strides toward achieving a flawless launch of their customers' product lines: at least 13 various kaizens and hours of work by employees at every level of the Saegertown organization, Metform and Curtis. With years of planning under Saegertown's belt, they continue to build upon the hard work of those who came before them. » Read More

Friday, November 2, 2018

Metform Safety Team Improves Safety and Efficiency in Two Departments

Metform's Extrusion Science Safety Team is always looking for a safety challenge to help achieve "Mission Zero." During a safety team meeting, the process for pit inspection was discussed. A PDCA tool helped to evaluate the problem and identify solutions. » Read More

Friday, October 19, 2018

Mundelein Makes Strides Toward Plant Floor Safety

Continuous improvement is MacLean-Fogg's way of life. This steady drive toward perfection keeps our business in a constant state of positive change. A mantra among associates is: "To be better today than we were yesterday, and better tomorrow than today." » Read More

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

MacLean Power Systems Involved in an Impressive Effort in Puerto Rico

In January 2018, a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) surrogate sourcing company that has contracts with the United States government contacted MPS to discuss the direct purchase of material for the re-build effort in Puerto Rico. » Read More