Cub Manufacturing, Madison, IN
The plastics industry and other manufacturers requiring skilled workers suffer from a nationwide skills gap. Skilled workers are in short supply. MAPP, the Manufacturers Association for Plastics Processors (http://www.mappinc.com) is working to make a difference. At MAPP's October 2014 Benchmarking Conference in Indianapolis, Indiana, Roger Williams, President of Royer Corporation, heard Craig Cegielski's story about Cardinal Manufacturing. Within just a year, a new program was launched. Watch the video below to learn more.
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May 21, 2015 the Cub Mfg project at Madison Consolidated High School, Madison, IN, was named 2nd Runner Up in the Bridgestone Tire: Fuel The Cause contest. The project will receive a $3,000 grant toward the project.
Watch Cub Manufacturing's Rapid Setup
During Cub Manufacturing's setup during the summer of 2015, Teacher Ryan Lamb and the students working on it posted the following updates. See the evolution in the words and photos of those making a difference.