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  • Golden Anniversary Celebration

    Golden Anniversary Celebration

    April 21, 2022

    Congratulations to Brad Owens on 50 years of service to Gibbs!   To mark the special milestone, Gibbs celebrated with presentations honoring Brad and a company-wide cookout catered by Up in Smoke. Special guests included Brad’s wife, Judy, and his daughter, Melissa, both of whom worked at Gibbs in the past.  In discussing any possible retirement […]

  • NTMA 6S Excellence Award

    NTMA 6S Excellence Award

    April 18, 2022

    Congratulations to the entire Gibbs Powertrain team on receiving the NTMA (National Tooling and Machining Association) 6S Excellence Award for the second year in a row! The term 6S is central to the Lean Manufacturing process and stands for Sort, Set in Order, Shine, Standardize, Sustain, and Safety.  While these concepts are strong foundations of […]

  • Gibbs New Production Parts Starting in 2022

    Gibbs New Production Parts Starting in 2022

    August 19, 2021

    In 2020, Gibbs booked sixteen (16) new parts set to start production in 2022!  These new parts will be incorporated into: Toyota Tundra and Rav 4 VW Atlas and Tiguan Review Stellantis Wagoneer GM heavy duty trucks and 4 cylinder cars In the U.S., SUVs and trucks continue to gain market share, and these new […]

  • 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. […]

  • Gibbs COVID-19 Policies

    Gibbs COVID-19 Policies

    May 8, 2020

    Team Members – Check Dayforce and the Gibbs COVID-19 resource page on the intranet for important safety updates. Visitors – Complete our Gibbs Visitor Health Questionnaire 2022 and submit it to your Gibbs contact at least 72 hours prior to your visit. All visitors must  report to Gibbs security prior to entering a Gibbs facility.

  • President’s Award Winners for 2018

    President’s Award Winners for 2018

    April 30, 2019

    Congratulations to the Gibbs President’s Award Winners! You all have exemplary character and we’re proud to to have you on the Gibbs team.  Enjoy spending your $1,000 prize checks!  

  • 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 […]

  • 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!

  • Ford Recognizes Gibbs as ITP Best Managed Company

    Ford Recognizes Gibbs as ITP Best Managed Company

    July 22, 2018

    Gibbs was honored to be named one of Ford Motor Company’s IPT Best Managed Companies.   This prestigious award is given for outstanding Quality performance during the period May, 2017 – May, 2018.  Gibbs had ZERO defects for the full year.  “Gibbs is a trusted supplier for our long-time OEM and Tier One customers who know […]