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A pair of Indiana manufacturers will be featured next week on national television. FOX Business Network's Manufacturing Marvels program will include segments with Jasper-based Kimball Electronics Inc. (Nasdaq: KE) and Alltherm Services in Lowell. February 6, 2015
JASPER, Ind. - Kimball Electronics, Inc. (Nasdaq:KE) will be the spotlighted company in a Manufacturing Marvels production to be aired on February 9, 2015 on The FOX Business Network.
Kimball Electronics will be the subject of a segment spotlighting the company as a global leader in the Electronics Manufacturing Services industry. Created by award winning producers Bob and Jerry May of Marvel Production Group, LLC and narrated by acclaimed former FOX and ABC anchor John Criswell, the segment portrays Kimball Electronics manufacturing, assembly, design and engineering capabilities.
The video clip gives viewers an inside look at one of Kimball Electronics' manufacturing facilities located in Jasper, Indiana. It also provides information about some of the types of products manufactured by Kimball Electronics as well as industries served. In the video footage, viewers will see the friendly faces of Kimball Electronics employees and the processes used to produce and assemble durable high-reliability electronics.
The segment featuring Kimball Electronics can be seen on February 9, 2015 during Manufacturing Marvels broadcast between 8:30-8:45pm Central Standard Time CST (9:30-9:45pm Eastern Standard Time). The FOX Business Network (FBN) is available on DirectTV channel 359 or DISH Network channel 206. Check your local listings for other providers.
About Kimball Electronics:
Kimball Electronics is a global contract electronic manufacturing services ("EMS") company that specializes in durable electronics for the medical, automotive, industrial and public safety markets. Kimball Electronics is well recognized by customers and industry trade publications for its excellent quality, reliability and innovative service. From its manufacturing operations in the United States, Mexico, Thailand, Poland, and China, Kimball Electronics provides engineering, manufacturing, and supply chain services which utilize common production and support capabilities to a variety of industries globally. Kimball Electronics is headquartered in Jasper, Indiana. Kimball Electronics, Inc., trades under the symbol "KE" on The NASDAQ Stock Market.
For more information about Kimball Electronics, visit the Company's web site on the Internet at www.kimballelectronics.com
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February 6, 2015
LOWELL, Ind. - It isn't every day when a local company gets featured with national television coverage on the Fox Business Network. But it is about to happen!
Alltherm Services, located in Lowell, is a premier contractor of refractory systems and inventor of unique products to the steel and aluminum industries. Their systems work in extreme, high-heat situations where design, fabrication, installation, and production quality is critical to their customers. Alltherm will be featured February 10 at 8:30 Central on the Fox Business Network's "Manufacturing Marvels."
A TV production crew spent a day in Lowell, Indiana to showcase Alltherm Services' unique custom refractory systems which feature ceramic fiber modules in roofs and doors that are lighter, easier to install and maintain, while cutting down on heat-loss and saving at least 20 percent in energy costs.
Jerry Skorupa, President and Founder of Alltherm Services said, "Since founding Alltherm Services in 1986 we have continuously been involved in innovating, inventing, and implementing new solutions to create better, money-saving refractory services and products to retain heat, last longer, and perform better in furnaces throughout North America. Our system includes specially designed side plates which provide a better seal between the door and furnace for more consistent temperature which allows furnace doors to last longer, our patented Ultra-Z spray-on coating keeps furnace linings in prime condition, and it's all kept in place with our Positive Plus R-1 Fiber Anchoring System. Additionally we make pre-cast custom tunnel-furnace lining blocks that fit together like puzzle pieces to insure precise fit and easy installation."
Skorupa added, "This is what we do every day, constantly innovating to come up with new solutions to old problems. Industry professionals and outsiders are always impressed when they see what we do here at Alltherm Services. I'm sure the general public will be amazed with our company and our "Made in Northwest Indiana" products when they see us on TV!"
Source: Alltherm Services