SMS Millcraft of Taylor earns gold safety award from MiOSHA

SMS Millcraft at 15200 Huron in Taylor received the Consultation Education and Training Gold Award from the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration for going nearly three years without an accident that resulted in lost employee time.

Martha Yoder, MiOSHA deputy director, presented the award to plant manager Greg Merta, union safety chairman Ken Anderson and SMS' safety committee. Most of the plant's 85 employees are represented by United Steelworkers local 2659.

SMS Millcraft's American operation is based in Pittsburgh and has 10 plants. The Taylor plant specializes in heavy industrial machinery repair; roll welding and assembly; electronic repairs; welding, fabrication and machining; and other services.

-- The News-Herald Newspapers, September 29, 2010