This post was published on Insight on Business on June 8, 2023 and written by Aaron Holbrook on Insight. Read it on Insight on Business here. — Two companies with operations within the 18-county New North region – CLA (CliftonLarsonAllen LLP) and Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry – have been named as
On this glorious beginning to Memorial Day weekend, our thoughts are with the brave Americans who fought and died to protect our way of life. The story of our company could not have happened anywhere else. With our latest expansion project marching ahead full steam, we are proud to be
Earlier this week we had the opportunity to host Indiana Senator Mike Braun at our facility in Wabash, Indiana. We enjoyed showing off the remarkable turnaround at Wabash Castings, driven by our talented and hardworking people. Our success has enabled us to invest in growth, create good jobs, and give back
At Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry, we’re building bridges through literacy for our collective success. Here’s how.
This post was published on the Herald Times Reporter, April 6, 2023 and written by Sachin Shivaram, chief executive officer of Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry. Read it on the Herald Times Reporter here. As the governor and the Legislature wrangle over the state’s next biennial budget, they must continue supporting the
Governor Tony Evers visited Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry where he met with WAFCO CEO Sachin Shivaram, other local business leaders and labor leaders. WAFCO made a presentation on recent accomplishments and future goals followed by a tour of foundry. During the tour, the Governor was introduced to the various processes
Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry visited Lakeshore Technical College culinary lab to further understand the consumer viewpoint of All American Pressure Canner 921 made right here in Manitowoc WI. The energy in the room was contagious during the process of canning of 125lbs of chicken. Thank you Ernie Racenet, and Tammy Beringer for coordinating a wonderful learning opportunity. I am truly
NEW NORTH, October 6, 2022 – Sachin Shivaram, CEO of Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry in Manitowoc, has been named as a new Co-Chair of New North Inc., joining Michelle Schuler of Microsoft. He takes over the Co-Chair responsibilities of Tim Schneider, who has accepted the role of president and CEO of Bank
MANITOWOC – A worker recruitment and retention initiative at Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry – funded with a Wisconsin Fast Forward grant from the Department of Workforce Development (DWD) – has helped the company dramatically reduce turnover and improve its on-time delivery rate. DWD Secretary-designee Amy Pechacek met with Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry
Each year at Labor Day, we honor our retirees. This year’s celebration is going to be hard to top. An elegant breakfast and heartwarming toasts were just the beginning. We debuted a new book and documentary that captured the travails, character, and authenticity of our company to tearful perfection. The
DARING TO LISTEN Kim Phelan February 9, 2022 “Going where others fear to tread” may teeter on the edge of hyperbole, but it accurately characterizes a radical commitment seen at AFS Corporate Member Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry (WAF). But living a culture of intentional, uncensored listening to employees is a risk
Times Report Crookston Times March 2, 2022 Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry (WAF), a leader in aluminum and copper–based alloy castings, recently announced they have acquired the assets of castings manufacturer DEE, Inc. in Crookston. Small Business Development Center consultant Christine Anderson and Crookston Housing & Economic Development Authority director Robert Barnes,
NAM News Room | National Association of Manufacturers February 9, 2022 It all started with a conversation in a parking lot. Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry CEO Sachin Shivaram was chatting with a second-shift employee outside the WAFCO building one evening last summer when he happened to glance into the man’s car.
SeehaferNews.com September 2, 2021, Brian Norton, Local News Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry held a retiree appreciation breakfast this morning at their headquarters on South 16th Street in Manitowoc. CEO Sachin Shivaram says this is something they’ve been wanting to do for quite a while. “One of the hallmarks of Wisconsin Aluminum
MANITOWOC, Wisconsin — Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry (WAF), a leader in aluminum and copper-based alloy castings, has purchased the assets of Wabash Castings Inc. Wabash Castings is based in Wabash. “We are excited to grow our operations and expand on the success of Wisconsin Aluminum Foundry,” WAF CEO Sachin Shivaram said in