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Power for the people (of Haiti)

Last week, during a tour of Baldor's Oshkosh, Wisc., generator facility, I happened to see on the wall a letter thanking the company for their donation of a generator to power the main hospital in Port-au-Prince, Haiti after the recent earthquake. I asked about it, and was told the story.

The #pauto Parade of iPhone Apps continues: Baldor's BE$T now on iPhone

From Baldor comes word that they've joined the iPhone revolution:

Hillbilly manufacturing...not!

Nestled in the Appalachian foothills is the busy and delightful town of Greenville, South Carolina. This is where the Reliance Electric and Dodge divisions of Baldor live. We first visited the R&D center, where, scattered among the historical artifacts and NASCAR memorabilia (this is where the Rockwell Automation race team...

Surprises in Mississippi

We are in the middle of an editors' press tour of Baldor, and their gigantic new acquistion, Reliance and Dodge. Today, we visited Baldor's brand new medium motor plant in Columbus, Mississippi. Now, most people in the United States, outside of the South, think that manufacturing, especially in what is...