Metalworking manufacturer TAB Industries, LLC, has named Logan McCoy lead welder and Carl Weikel fabricator. As lead welder, McCoy is responsible for on-time, on-spec production of the company’s patent-pending TAB Wrapper Tornado orbital wrapper machinery including manufacturing, assembly and preparation for delivery. McCoy brings previous experience as a welder at a metal fab shop to the newly created position.”This is a family company that actually runs the shop like a family,” says McCoy. “I have production goals and the freedom to get the job done. I look forward to working here for a long time.”
McCoy earned an Associates Degree in Liberal Arts from Beaver County Community College, Monaca, Pa. He resides in Douglassville, Pa.
Weikel is responsible for metal fabricating, cutting, welding and other shop operations. Originally hired as a part-time shop assistant following three years in metalworking studies, Weikel earned the promotion to full-time to fill this newly created position providing skilled support in meeting growing production demands. “This is a challenging, supportive environment where I get do something different and hands-on every day,” says Weikel. “I’d encourage people to consider trying metalworking as a career with real opportunity.” Weikel resides in Exeter, Pa.
The new hires were needed to increase production capacity for the company’s TAB Wrapper Tornado line of orbital wrapping machines,which wrap plastic film 360 degrees around and under a pallet load to secure the load to its pallet. The result is a secure, unitized load able to withstand transportation and storage without shifting or product damage.