Local Valmont plant ‘best of the best’

AREA News, News - 08.19.11

Thursday, June 23, 2011
McCook Daily Gazette

The McCook Valmont plant was awarded the “2010 Best Plant of the Year” by the Valmont Corporation, an award that makes the McCook location “the best of the best” according to Plant Manager Russ DeLong. Valmont Corporation has 95 manufacturing sites located in five continents and approximately 6,600 employees worldwide. Industry Week magazine rated the entire Valmont Corporation in the top 50 manufacturing companies in the United States, ahead of Rockwell, Dell, Hewlett Packard and Coca Cola. To have the McCook plant honored as the best in the company says a lot about the McCook employees. (more…)