Governor’s Safety and Health Award

  • CEO Tag Along

    CEO Tag Along

    September 23, 2020

    There’s a new face on the Gibbs’ plant floors and it’s Greg Risch, President & CEO!  Greg’s goal is to work each shift, in each plant every month because he wants to get to know the Team Members and learn first-hand about Gibbs’ products and processes.  Greg says, “I’m very impressed with everyone I’ve shadowed. […]

  • Greg Risch appointed as President & CEO of Gibbs Die Casting Corporation

    Greg Risch appointed as President & CEO of Gibbs Die Casting Corporation

    March 24, 2020

    The Board of Directors of Gibbs Die Casting Corporation announced that Greg Risch has been selected as the company’s President & Chief Executive Officer effective Monday, March 30.  Mr. Risch has spent the last 25+ years at Accuride Corporation, most recently serving as the President of Accuride Americas where he led their $600+ million dollar […]

  • Koch Foundation Scholarships

    Koch Foundation Scholarships

    February 10, 2020

    The Koch Foundation will again be awarding two scholarships to children of team members of Koch Enterprises, Inc. including Koch subsidiaries who are currently seniors in high school and planning on attending a four year accredited college or university this fall. Each scholarship award will be for a total of $16,000 payable in eight semester […]

  • Scholarship Winner

    Scholarship Winner

    August 27, 2019

    Gibbs Die Casting Corporation’s parent company, Koch Enterprise Inc., supports numerous people and community organizations through financial grants in the areas of education, arts, health care, and human services for people in need through no fault of their own.  The Koch Foundation is a vehicle that helps accomplish this. The Foundation also funds the Robert […]

  • NAM 2019 Operational Excellence Award Winner

    NAM 2019 Operational Excellence Award Winner

    April 9, 2019

    Gibbs Wins Operational Excellence Award  Henderson, KY – April 9, 2019 – Gibbs Die Casting Corp. proudly announces it won the Operational Excellence Leadership Award from the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Manufacturing Leadership Council. A new Gibbs machining plant, which opened in 2017, won the Operation Excellence Leadership Award­­­­­­­­­­­­.   The Gibbs machining plant is […]

  • Gibbs Journeyman Program

    Gibbs Journeyman Program

    April 1, 2019

    By Kristina White, Gibbs Training and Development Specialist Gibbs team members, Zach Carter, Richard Clements, James Roberson, Heath Russelburg, and Lance Speaks completed Maintenance apprenticeships and were awarded their Journeyman’s license through the state of Kentucky.  The four year program requires 144 hours of classroom training and 8,000 hours of on the job training. Gibbs […]

  • David Laine Memorial Scholarship

    David Laine Memorial Scholarship

    December 13, 2018

    Congratulations to Michael Hawkins for winning NADCA’s David Laine Memorial Scholarship.  Recipients are judged on their activities and results of their work in the die casting industry. Michael began working for Gibbs as a Summer Intern and continued on as a Co-op Student.  Michael says, “In school we learn the theories.  At Gibbs, I’m able […]

  • National Apprenticeship Week

    National Apprenticeship Week

    November 14, 2018

    November 12th-18th is National Apprenticeship Week (NAW) and Gibbs would like to recognize our 15 current apprentices and the 5 Team Members who just completed their apprenticeships.  We offer apprenticeship programs in Maintenance and CNC Setup/Programming.  Our programs offer on the job training supplemented with technical classroom instruction. Apprentices work under the supervision of qualified […]

  • 2M hours worked without lost time

    2M hours worked without lost time

    September 26, 2018

    All Gibbs’ team members came together today to celebrate 2M hours worked without lost time.  Creating a safe, healthy work environment is a top priority of Gibbs and it couldn’t be accomplished without the dedication of each team member.  Congratulations to all who worked hard to achieve this honor!

  • Gibbs Wins Kentucky Governor’s Safety and Health Award

    Gibbs Wins Kentucky Governor’s Safety and Health Award

    August 23, 2018

    Henderson, KY, August 23, 2018 – Today, Labor Cabinet Deputy Secretary Mike Nemes visited Gibbs Die Casting Corporation, to present their Governor’s Safety and Health Award.  When Gibbs was notified of the award, they had logged 1.9M hours without experiencing a lost-time injury or illness. The Kentucky Labor Cabinet presents the Governor’s Safety and Health […]