Henderson

  • Ford Recognizes Gibbs for ZERO Defects

    Ford Recognizes Gibbs for ZERO Defects

    April 16, 2019

    For the 2nd year in a row, Gibbs was honored to be named one of Ford Motor Company’s ITP Best Managed Companies.   This prestigious award is given for outstanding Quality performance during 2018.  Gibbs had ZERO defects for the full year.  “Gibbs is a trusted supplier for our long-time OEM and Tier One customers who […]

  • 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 […]

  • Gibbs and Koch — Caring for Our Community

    Gibbs and Koch — Caring for Our Community

    February 7, 2019

    Gibbs and our parent company, Koch Enterprises Inc., care for community with generous financial support AND time given by our team members. Pam Mullins is one of the many team members who selflessly donate their time.  Look for this video clip of Pam and other Koch team members which will start to appear on our […]

  • Gibbs Supporting our Community

    Gibbs Supporting our Community

    December 14, 2018

    Gibbs mission is to improve the quality of life for the people, companies, and communities we serve.  One of the many ways Gibbs does this is through charitable support.  In 2018, we are proud to have been able to support local activities and organizations with almost $10,000 in donations!   Gibbs Team Members request sponsorship for […]

  • 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 […]

  • Gibbs Sponsors Bluegrass in the Park

    Gibbs Sponsors Bluegrass in the Park

    August 1, 2018

    Written By: Caitlyn Kirchoff Gibbs’ efforts expand outside of the walls of our facility and beyond our campus. We value the communities in which our team members live and work and enjoy contributing to their growth. This year, Gibbs is a Bluegrass Silver Sponsor for Bluegrass in the Park which is taking place August 10th […]