Kalenborn Abresist Corporation Recognized as One of Indiana’s Best Places to Work in ManufacturingOctober 6, 2023
LaTisha Gietzen as Marketing Manager – Mining North AmericaJanuary 16, 2024
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Urbana, Indiana – [12-21-23]
Kalenborn Abresist Corporation proudly announces its prestigious recognition as Indiana’s Best Place to Work in Manufacturing for the second consecutive year, marking a continued commitment to fostering a positive workplace culture and employee satisfaction. The accolade is presented by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce, highlighting the diverse and vibrant manufacturing landscape across the state.
Founded in 1977, Kalenborn Abresist Corporation, based in Urbana, Indiana, manufactures wear-resistant linings, including ceramic and fused cast basalt linings that provide excellent impact and abrasion-resistant protection. The original KALENBORN Abresist material was developed in the 1920s by KALENBORN® International, the German parent of Kalenborn Abresist.
Kalenborn Abresist customers include the power, cement, chemical, coal, building products, mining, and pulp and paper industries, as well as the food industry where ABRESIST® and KALOCER® are approved for use in FDA food processing plants. Linings are marketed throughout the United States, Canada, and Mexico. Industries that work with highly abrasive raw materials or by-products are candidates for using our linings. They are ideal for lining components susceptible to severe abrasion in plant material handling and processing operations. For more information visit www.kalenborn.us
The annual competition, now in its second year, showcases companies that exemplify a positive workplace culture, with 17 esteemed organizations making the 2023 list of Indiana’s Best Place to Work in Manufacturing. Kalenborn Abresist Corporation stands out among cities and towns such as Evansville, Goshen, Indianapolis, Jasper, Lebanon, Muncie, Noblesville, Portland, Poseyville, Sharpsville, Syracuse, Tipton, Urbana, and Warsaw.
Companies were evaluated through employer reports and comprehensive employee surveys, with the Workforce Research Group overseeing the selection process. The 2023 Indiana Best Places to Work in Manufacturing companies span in employee count from 32 to nearly 930, showcasing the diverse range of workplaces recognized for their excellence.
Kalenborn Abresist Corporation, based in Urbana, secured the top spot in last year’s inaugural event and continues to embody values that contribute to its success. The company emphasizes leadership and accountability for all, cultivates a family atmosphere, equally values employees, encourages new ideas, and supports annual trips to amusement parks and sporting events. Additionally, the company provides gift catalog awards for milestone work anniversaries and extends assistance to military veterans on staff, along with a robust retirement plan featuring employer matching.
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