Kings Mountain Plant Wins Stewardship Award for 2017

Posted by Tawney Alger
Pictured: Doug Wehrkamp CEO/President with Joaquin Gonzalez - Plant Manager, Kings Mountain
The Southeastern Container, Kings Mountain Plant has been selected as the winner of the Company 2017 Stewardship Award. Some of the 2017 highlights and accomplishments the Kings Mountain employees made which contributed to their win were as follows:
  • • Company best safety record of 857 days without a Lost Time Accident
  • • Lowest Blow Molding Scrap of .77%
  • • Lowest energy consumption of .4309 KWH per pound of any blow mold plant
  • • Lowest energy consumption of 21.09 KWH per m bottles of any of the blow plants
  • • A company low of only 14.1 tons of waste to the landfill
  • • And a company high of 93.2% solid waste recycle rate
Please join us in congratulating all the Kings Mountain employees on their achievement!

SEC VA Thanks Employees for Working Safely!

Posted by Tawney Alger
The Leadership Team in our Winchester, VA facility thanked employees for achieving a safety milestone by cooking up steak dinners for the entire team! Plant GM Bill Bock, shown here with Administrative Manager Cindy Ray, served employees during both day and night shifts.

Local Enka High Student Receives AB Tech Scholarship!

Posted by Tawney Alger
In support of our local community, Southeastern Container’s Corporate/Enka Plant location has offered a scholarship for a graduating Enka High School student to attend AB Technical College to pursue a two year, Engineering/Technical program. The first recipient of our scholarship is Christian Norejko. Christian just graduated from Enka High and lives with his family in Candler. Christian has plans to pursue Engineering. Pictured from left to right, Marty Martin, General Manager-Enka Plant, Darlene Harmon, Corporate Human Resources Manager, Doug Wehrkamp, Company President, and Christian Norejko, Scholarship Recipient.