WAUKESHA - MetalTek
International announced Wednesday that its Wisconsin Centrifugal
Division in Waukesha has surpassed 2 million man hours worked
without a lost-time incident.
This safety record at
MetalTek's Waukesha site has extended well over two years, according
to the announcement, which the company attributes to each employee's
personal dedication to safety awareness and practices.
"Safety is front of mind
every day. We start every meeting with a Safety Moment. We dissect
all incidents, even those that do not result in an injury. Our
safety culture is based on the tenet that all incidents are
preventable and we empower our people to be responsible for the
safety of themselves and their teammates. We are proud of our record
in a hazardous environment, but are also always on our guard to
prevent the next incident," said Wisconsin Centrifugal General
Manager Eric Skibo.
With thousands of customers
in more than 35 countries, MetalTek International is one of the
world's leading suppliers of alloy components for high temperature,
severe wear, and harsh corrosive environments, and high-compliance