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Fifteen years ago, Micron Manufacturing Co. made a bold gamble. The Walker-based manufacturer invested substantial resources into replacing more than 60 lathes and other outdated equipment with 19 state-of-the-art CNC lathes featuring autonomous capabilities. At the time, the new automation equipment was relatively unknown, and represented a big step toward what company executives thought would be the future of manufacturing for their business.

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WALKER — One West Michigan manufacturer has embraced a “Wild West” approach to running its shop floor.

Published in Manufacturing

GRAND RAPIDS — Hourly workers at Micron Manufacturing Co. are making an average of 7 percent more in wages than they were a year ago.

Published in Manufacturing

Looking ahead to 2015, manufacturers by and large predict another year of steady growth.

Published in Crystal Ball
Sunday, 25 November 2012 23:18

Micron takes contrarian approach to growth

There’s nothing like a recession to refocus a company’s strategy. Just ask Grand Rapids-based Micron Manufacturing Co.

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