MILWAUKEE — Joy Global provided
a formal notice to the state Tuesday that it intends to lay off 51
union employees and terminate five non-union employees as a result
of the permanent closing of its facility at 4107 W. Orchard St. in
On Sept. 30 the company notified
the Department of Workforce Development that it intended a temporary
closure of the facility that would result in the 109 union workers
being laid off and the termination of four non-union workers.
In the notice Tuesday, Joy
Global says it intends to start laying off workers Jan. 6.
Joy Global has been supplying
the mining industry for more than 130 years and is known for
providing direct service, as well as equipment and products for the
global mining industry.