Safety

Mike talks about improvements in safety and efficiency at Lawton

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Long-time employee, Mike talks about some of the changes he’s seen in his career with The C.A. Lawton Company. He highlights the fact that Lawton continuously improves. Today there is a greater focus on safety and quality, even since he started with the company. Today he says the organization is a well-oiled machine and is…

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Lawton demonstrates safety commitment with company-wide event

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Many manufacturing firms pay lip service to safety. Tool box talks, posters and periodic training sessions seem to be boring and disconnected from employees’ day-to-day work. Safety training becomes a check-the-box activity for management and employees, not something either group feels passionate about. In contrast, at C.A. Lawton, we take safety very seriously. It’s an…

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ISO 9001:2015: The never-ending quality journey at C.A. Lawton

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By Steve Perks When you make a commitment to LEAN and organizational excellence, your work is never “done.” To satisfy customer needs, the C.A. Lawton team must continually improve our processes. That’s why we decided to transition from ISO 9001:2008 to ISO 9001:2015 in 2017. We achieved compliance on February 5, 2018. What does this…

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Lawton raises the quality bar high with ISO 9001:2015

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By Randy Nemetz In most industries, quality has never mattered more. Our customers are raising the bar on specifications and quality expectations. To satisfy their needs, we must continually improve our processes. This requires a culture change where all workers expect that our methods and processes can always be better. Here are some of the…

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The Lawton Difference: A Culture of Flexibility and Urgency

At The C.A. Lawton Co. (Calco), we take pride in what sets us apart from other foundries and manufacturing companies. This includes our culture of flexibility and urgency, integrated offerings, dedicated customer advocates, and our focus on quality and on-time delivery. Through this series of blog posts, we have provided details that further reveal the…

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ISO Certification

The C.A. Lawton Co. Prepares for Post Certification Audit – International ISO 9001:2008 certification confirms company’s commitment to quality management Media Release June 20, 2011 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Patrick Kotowski Director of Business Development (920) 983-4091 pkotowski@calawton.com De Pere, WI – After having formally earned ISO 9001:2008 certification in December, The C.A. Lawton…

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