Mark your calendar! The ever popular Operations Managers Meeting will be held this year, October 22-23, in Houston, Texas, at the Sheraton Houston Brookhollow Hotel. The program is being finalized, and registration information will be available soon. Each year at the Operations Managers Meeting, Operations personnel from around the country get together to find solutions to the challenges presented by today’s manufacturing environment – whether it’s difficulty with safety regulations, workforce issues, environmental management or process improvements, discussing the problem with others in similar positions provides insight and new perspectives. Make sure your Operations Personnel don’t miss this opportunity!
Want to understand more about these trade cases? AWPA will provide extensive background information and understanding of the current cases and the process going forward at the upcoming Government Affairs Conference in Washington, DC, October 1-3, 2014. Active members will have the opportunity to hear information about possible strategies and ask questions about the impact of potential duty orders on carbon wire rod from China. Members will discuss AWPA’s participation in the final phase of the investigation, which could begin as early as September 2014.