In a February 1 story carried by MSNBC.com, the Associated Press used a spectacular image of workers handling an immense piece of forged steel at Cleveland-based SIFCO Industries to illustrate the rebound in the country’s manufacturing sector. Check it out: Despite China’s might, U.S. factories maintain edge, by Paul Wiseman, AP via MSNBC.com, February 1, 2011.
SIFCO Forge Group, a division of SIFCO Industries, is a specialized provider of forged components for aircraft, industrial gas turbines, nuclear, marine and petrochemical industries world-wide. In 2007, MAGNET consultants helped SIFCO Forge Group create its SMART continuous improvement initiative. Read our latest MAGNET Success Story to find out how SIFCO increased sales by $6.5 million in just the first year of its ongoing program.