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Atlanta Gas Light to continue contamination cleanup in 2015

...will begin after the 2015 Masters Tournament.The project will remove coal tar, a chemical byproduct of the gas manufacturing process, that still contaminates the ground today around the former plant that operated at Eighth Street and Walton Way...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-11/atlanta-gas-light-continue-co
Aiken County authorities seek suspect in counterfeiting operation

...home when investigators arrived, police found counterfeit money and materials and equipment necessary for the manufacturing process.Anyone with information on Williams' whereabouts can call the sheriff's office at (803) 648-6811 or Crimestoppers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-22/aiken-county-authoriti
Production Manager Job in Augusta, Georgia US

...Implements and drives ?continuous improvement? activities by eliminating non valued added activities in the manufacturing process (waste elimination). · Improve manpower utilization and schedule stability that allows for a maximum return...

http://jobview.monster.com/Production-Manager-Job-Augusta-GA-US-138944806.aspx
Manufacturing - Other
Kimberly-Clark adding on to Beech Island facility

...products, said corporate spokesman Eric Bruner."The change in product configuration results in a change to the manufacturing process, which requires the building modifications," he said. "This product improvement requires additional floor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-07-10/kimberly-cl
Continuous Improvement Engineer-Lean Job in Augusta, Georgia US

...engineering, design, testing, etc. +Provides input to all new product processes and actively engages in manufacturing process flow, standard work, layout, etc. discussions and reviews. +Participates in APQP, Gate Reviews and PPAP...

http://jobview.local-jobs.monster.com/?ch=augusta/Continuous-Improvement-Enginee
Aerospace and Defense | Automotive and Parts Mfg | Manufacturing - Other
General Motors, Ford recall vehicles

...crack and cause fuel leaks.The recall involves 2012-13 Edges with 2-liter engines. Ford said an improper manufacturing process could cause the damper to crack, resulting in fuel odor or leakage. Fuel leaks can lead to a vehicle fire...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-01-23/general-motors-ford-recall-ve
FDA takes another look at caramel coloring in soda

...4-methylimidazole in food and drink. The substance is formed in some caramel coloring at low levels during the manufacturing process. The FDA says it also can occur in trace amounts when coffee beans are roasted or some meats are grilled.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-23/fda-takes-another-look-car
Food manufacturers might be ignoring law, audit says

...must test final food products at least four to two-dozen times annually, depending on the riskiness of their manufacturing process.Regardless of how often manufacturers test, they must report any results showing contamination to state officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-09-23/food-manufacturers-might-be-ignorin
Toxic releases declined in 2011, EPA study shows

...regulatory permits issued to industries that provide jobs and tax revenues. Variations can be caused by changes in manufacturing processes or economic conditions that affect production.From a national perspective, total toxic air releases in 2011...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-01-23/toxic-releases-declined-2011-
'Smart' LED bulbs still have much to learn

...doorstop.That's because each LED, or light-emitting diode, is a small chip, the product of the same sort of manufacturing process that spawned the digital revolution. The chips are backed up by more electronics in the stem of the bulb. These...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2013-03-15/smart-led-bulbs-still-have-much-lea