Community

 

Stop the Stigma, Start the Conversation

We place great value on supporting causes that expand the experiences, skills and knowledge of the next generation – whether through in-kind donations, monetary contributions, or hands-on participation in community events. This year, Richards Industries is, once again, pleased to partner with 1N5 as a HERO sponsor. 1N5 focuses on making a difference on how […]

Richards Industries Teams up with PurpleStride

PurpleStrength. PurpleSpirit. PurpleStride.

Richards Industries is pleased to be a GOLD sponsor at this year’s PurpleStride event in Cincinnati on September 29th, 2018 at Sawyer Point. “We are aware of the ominous statistics for those diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, and we are resolute in our commitment to fight this awful disease and help achieve the Pancreatic Cancer Action […]

Walk To End Alzheimer's Event

The End of Alzheimer’s Begins with Us

Richards Industries is teaming up with the Alzheimer’s Association and is a GOLD Sponsor at this year’s 2018 Walk to End Alzheimer’s – Cincinnati Tri-State. The event will take place Saturday, October 6th at Sawyer Point. Richards Industries remains committed to deepening our partnership and work with the Alzheimer’s Association (Cincinnati). This is the nation’s […]

Oakely Summer Fridays

Partnering with the Community

Richards Industries embraces opportunities to partner with the local community in meaningful ways. “Giving back is a part of who we are” says Bruce Broxterman, President. “The best way to make our world better is to partner with individuals and organization who are bringing hope and help to our communities.” Richards Industries has long been […]

VMA Event

Combating Complacency in Manufacturing

Richards Industries is a proud and active member of the Valve Manufacturers Association. We recently sent 4 employees to Savannah, GA to attend the Valve Industry Knowledge Forum – Manufacturing Track. Team members in manufacturing and engineering were sent to the three day event to understand how to battle complacency in three areas: Safety, Customer […]

Red Cross Participation

Richards Industries Participates in Yearly Blood Drive

The giant Red Cross bus arrived early this morning at Richards Industries and employees began entering the bus one at a time.  The reasons why each person donates blood varies, but they have all come to the bus in order to donate a pint of their blood for someone else. The blood drive is put […]

Richards Industries Teams Up with Forcam Force

Richards Industries Teams Up with Forcam Force

Richards Industries is ready to become the next SMART factory – with the help of Forcam Force. Bob Luthy, Safety and Lean Manager, is working with Forcam Force to reduce downtime, trouble-shoot faster and more efficiently, and lower inventory, logistics and warehouse costs through just in time product. ForCam Force is helping machine operators, plant […]

Richards Supports St. Xavier High School

Richards Industries Proud Sponsor of St. Xavier High School

Richards Industries is pleased to support local high school St. Xavier in their endeavor to enhance educational programs and tuition assistance for the young men who attend the school. This year, Richards Industries is a Pearl Sponsor for the X-Travaganza. The X-Travaganza is a year-round series of fun events, raffles and auctions that collectively raise […]

Richards Honored with Super Apprenticeship Partner Award

Richards Honored with Super Apprenticeship Partner Award

Richards Industries is pleased to announce Cheryl Neiheisel, V.P. of Human Resources, was recognized with an Apprenticeship Award from the Southwest Ohio Region Workforce Investment Board. Richards Industries has collaborated with the OMJ (OhioMeansJobs) Center for many years.   Richards Industries has quickly become the first company in the Ohio area to register apprenticeships, assess […]

On the Job Training

New Employees Receive On-The-Job Training

Richards Industries is pleased to announce that three of our newest employee hires are in the process of completing the rigorous IMT program (Industrial Manufacturing Technician Apprenticeship). Hunter Hoskins, Scott Ethier and Greg Betts, Jr. are working hard to finish the course and have just completed the QA module. While attending classes on Fridays, they will continue […]