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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 […]

Wear Red Day 2018

Wear Red Day 2018

On Friday, February 2nd, Richards Industries employees arrived at work, proudly wearing red in support of the fight against heart disease. Wearing red served as an outward symbol of Richard’s commitment to fight heart disease through raising community awareness. Heart disease claims the lives of more American women than all cancers combined. Richards Industries does […]

Richards donates $10,000

Richards Industries Donates $10,000 to Project Connect

Richards Industries has a long history working with Project Connect – a charity that provides advocacy paired with specialized educational services and lifestyle enrichment opportunities for children who have neither a voice, nor a choice, in being homeless. When Rebeka Beach, Adolescent Homeless Liaison at Cincinnati Public Schools, mentioned  that they did not have sufficient […]