Decatur Foundry Safety Milestone
On November 9th the employees at voestalpine Nortrak Inc.’s Decatur foundry achieved one year with no recordable injuries. Additionally, the foundry has gone over two years without a lost time injury. This safety performance is World Class with respect to not only the foundry industry but heavy manufacturing in general. This accomplishment is the result of the employees continuing commitment to working safely every day. Their participation in Residual Risk Reduction teams and the implementation of Behavior Based Safety principles have created a culture of continuous safety improvement. In recognition of their excellent performance the plant celebrated by hosting a steak dinner for all 167 employees on November 20th.
voestalpine Nortrak Decatur had 42 employees or family members who participated in the Scareport 5K.
Congratulations to Kaden Weisman, Brandon Tully, Antonio Callaway, Keith Weisman, Shawn Stanley and Jack Hinton who finished 1st in their Nortrak age bracket!
Congratulations to Kaden Weisman who finished in the top 20 overall (14th place)!
voestalpine Nortrak Decatur
Congratulations team Nortrak Decatur. We had 20 Nortrak runners and 3 of our employees/family members finished top 10 out of 300+ runners the French Fried 5K! Congrats to Alex-2nd Place, Kaden 3rd Place and Antonio 6th Place (not everyone pictured here).
voestalpine Nortrak and Getzner to service freight railways
Richmond, British Columbia, Canada – May 8, 2018 – voestalpine Nortrak has launched a new North American marketing and distribution agreement with Getzner USA to service freight railways. The companies will collaborate to increase the performance and longevity of railway systems. Getzner is a global leader in the engineering and production of ground borne noise and vibration reduction products for railways and structures. voestalpine Nortrak is a leading manufacturer of special trackwork, concrete ties, rail fastenings and switch machines, serving Class I railroads, passenger transits and industrial customers. voestalpine Nortrak CEO Dave Millard said “We are excited to announce this new collaboration with Getzner USA as it brings together two like-minded companies committed to innovation that will drive performance for our customers.”