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Southwire Company LLC Plant Tour

Monday, May 8, 2017, - 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Bus leaves at 11:45 a.m.; returns at 4:15 p.m.

Southwire Company will host a two-part tour of its Carrollton, Georgia, facilities.

Attendees will tour Southwire’s 1 million sq ft. Utility Products Plant, where a variety of innovative and patented products are manufactured. This facility was the first in a series of manufacturing plants. The plant achieved OSHA VPP Star status in 2011. Southwire’s Utility Products Plant manufactures products that support low and medium voltage cables for investor owned utilities, municipals, and utility distributors.

The second part of the tour features Southwire’s Building Wire Cable Plant, a 750k sqft. facility. The plant achieved OSHA VPP Star status in 2012. This facility is Southwire’s primary producer of material that supports the construction industry through retail and distribution markets. It also houses a compounding plant which internally supplies PVC to Southwire’s production facilities.

Company details: 

At Southwire Company, LLC—one of North America’s leading manufacturers of wire and cable used in the transmission and distribution of electricity—We Deliver Power…Responsibly®. Our more than 7,000 employees in 53 locations across the US, Mexico, Canada, Honduras, China, and the UK, create products that help provide power to millions of people around the world. One in three homes built in the US today contain our wire, over half the cable used to transmit and distribute electricity in the US is manufactured in our facilities, and over half of the world’s refined copper passes through an SCR® system. With a full line of products that meet a wide range of needs, Southwire leads the industry in new and innovative solutions that increase profitability, efficiency, and safety.

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