Member and Association News

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Ozarks Coca-Cola opens $40M expansion to protect Jordan Creek

Ozarks Coca-Cola - Springfield, MO

On May 15, 2021, Ozarks Coca-Cola expanded into a new 432,000 square-foot facility adjacent to their current factory. The catch? They expanded over Jordan Creek with a connector bridge between facilities so they don't disturb the creek, which is important to Springfield's economic development in the future.


Danuser - Fulton, MO

Siblings Glenn and Janea Danuser stand at the entrance to the Danuser Machine Co. headquarters, which was completed in 2019. The two are

co-owners of the family-run business that has been in Fulton, Mo., for more than 110 years.

Murrish & GKN Aerospace Tackle the Big Picture

GKN Aerospace - Hazelwood, MO

As a materials and component producer, GKN Aerospace, with U.S. headquarters in Hazelwood, MO, influences many elements of modern flight. Rather than assembling large aircraft or space vehicles, its aerospace and  . . .

2020 Safety Excellence "Safety Manufacturing Co" Award

Paul Mueller Company - Springfield, MO

Receiving the "Safety Manufacturer of the Year" and the "Most Improved" award, Paul Mueller Company's systematic approach to safety management goal of creating specific processes and  . . .

2020 Safety Excellence "Leader of the Pack" Award

Springfield ReManufacturing Corporation - West Location, Springfield, MO

The Leader of the Pack Award celebrates an organization’s focus to improving safety. From management’s commitment, employee participation, safety training and the successful development and  . . .

2020 Safety Excellence "Horizon" Award

Paulo Products -  St. Louis/Kansas City, MO

The Horizon Award recognizes an individual relatively new to the role focused on Health and Safety in Manufacturing. In this new position as the company’s Safety Champion for about a year now, Earl brings a  . . .

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2020 Safety Excellence "Safety Professional of the Year" Award

Paulo Products -  St. Louis/Kansas City, MO

The 2020 Safety Professional of the Year Award was presented to Kathy Neumann at Paulo Products, for your demonstration of safety leadership and management skills, along with the successful implementation of a clear, . . .

2020 Safety Excellence "Safety Innovation" Award

Milbank Manufacturing -  Kansas City, MO

The Safety Innovation Award recognizes a manufacturer that best demonstrates how innovation within the organization has been developed and implemented to create significant safety, health and/or environmental . . .

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2020 Safety Excellence "Most Improved-Corporate" Award

EaglePicher Technologies, LLC -  Joplin, MO

This Award is being presented EaglePicher for their on-going commitment to safety improvement through the completion of the 10 Behavior Based Safety Observation Checklists and the continued . . .

Association Announces Leadership Change

Missouri Association of Manufacturers -  Springfield, MO

Missouri Association of Manufacturers’ (MAM) Board of Directors has appointed Michael Eaton as Interim Executive Director of the association. . . .