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Every week, we cover the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week:
A family that operates recycling centers in California has been implicated in the attempt to capitalize on the state's beverage container recycling program.
Another structural issue has been located with a large roller coaster that's been closed for weeks since a large crack in a support column was discovered.
A tower crane, owned by New York Crane and Equipment Corp., was recently hoisting concrete to the 36th story of a luxury high-rise when a fire broke out in the machine's cab.
Sinister Diesel, a California-based truck parts manufacturer, has been slapped with a $1M fine for selling devices that defeat a vehicle’s emissions controls.
Anheuser-Busch Cuts Hundreds of Jobs - @35:58
The company is laying off less than 2% of employees, primarily corporate staff, in an effort to "simplify" the organization. The company has some 19,000 employees in the U.S.
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Pending litigation against the startup needs to play out before Lordstown sells anything.
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