Acoustics

Blachford Inc. Awarded PACCAR’s 10 PPM Quality Award for 3rd Year in a Row

For the 5th time in 6 years and 3rd year in a row, Blachford Incorporated (West Chicago, IL) has been named a recipient of PACCAR’s 10 PPM Quality Award.  Each year, this award is presented to PACCAR suppliers that complete a quality score of 10 PPM (parts per million) or lower. PACCAR’s Supplier Quality Manager, Pri Barman was on hand at Blac… Continue Reading Blachford Inc. Awarded PACCAR’s 10 PPM Quality Award for 3rd Year in a Row

Acoustics

Blachford UK Ltd. to Exhibit at iVT Expo

A team from Blachford UK Ltd. will be exhibiting at the upcoming Industrial Vehicle Technology (iVT) Expo.  The 2022 Expo takes place in Cologne, Germany on June 29th and 30th.  Our Booth number is #2020.  According to the show’s website, the iVT Expo showcases the latest and next-generation components and technologies in the industrial vehicl… Continue Reading Blachford UK Ltd. to Exhibit at iVT Expo

Acoustics

Blachford Acoustics Group Acquires Milcut Inc.

Milcut Incorporated and Blachford Investments, Inc. are thrilled to announce that Blachford has purchased Milcut, effective March 7th, 2022. Blachford intends to retain all employees, and Milcut products will continue to be manufactured at the Menomonee Falls, WI location, and the company will still operate as Milcut. With this acquisition, Milc… Continue Reading Blachford Acoustics Group Acquires Milcut Inc.

Acoustics

Blachford Acoustics Group Acquires Assets & IP of Melet Fargo

Blachford AM Ltd. is excited to announce the acquisition of the manufacturing equipment and intellectual property of Melet Plastics Inc.’s (Melet) Fargo, North Dakota operations, effective March 7th, 2022. The acquired assets of Melet are being transitioned to Blachford AM Ltd.’s existing facility in Cambridge, Ontario. Melet is a significan… Continue Reading Blachford Acoustics Group Acquires Assets & IP of Melet Fargo

Corporate

Blachford Celebrates 100 Years in Business By Giving Back

Blachford has prospered for 100 years!  To celebrate this milestone, and in support of the company’s commitment to Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility, owner and CEO John Blachford announced a major tree planting initiative in two parts: In the spring of 2022, Blachford will work with a local landscaper to plant a grove of in… Continue Reading Blachford Celebrates 100 Years in Business By Giving Back

Corporate

Blachford Donates $250,000 CAD To Fight Ovarian Cancer

After two of his employees lost their wives to ovarian cancer, John Blachford, CEO of Blachford, was determined to help. Ovarian cancer is an elusive and deadly disease, often only presenting symptoms in its most advanced stages. The company committed a gift of $250,000 CAD ($200,00 USD, £140,000) to the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) Foun… Continue Reading Blachford Donates $250,000 CAD To Fight Ovarian Cancer

Acoustics

Blachford Acoustics Group Awarded 2021 ARPM Innovation Award

Last week at the ARPM (Association for Rubber Products Manufacturers) Benchmarking & Best Practices Conference, it was announced that Blachford Acoustics Group was awarded a 2021 ARPM Innovation Award for Employee Retention.  During our 100th year in business, Blachford was voted second place nationally in the industry regarding employee reten… Continue Reading Blachford Acoustics Group Awarded 2021 ARPM Innovation Award

Acoustics

Mike Pellegrini Promoted to Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Blachford Acoustics Group is pleased to announce that Mike Pellegrini has been promoted to Vice President of Sales and Marketing.  Pellegrini rejoined the company in September of 2020 in the role of Sales Director for North America. Over the last 13 months, Mike has shown exemplary leadership and has assisted in steering the organization th… Continue Reading Mike Pellegrini Promoted to Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Acoustics

Safety Milestone: Blachford RP Celebrates 10 Years with No Lost Time Accidents

Our North Carolina plant, Blachford RP Corporation, recently had a luncheon to celebrate 10 years (3650 days and counting!) without having a lost time accident. The health and safety of our employees are paramount to the success of our company and we are proud of Blachford RP for this great achievement!  A lost time accident is an incident that ha… Continue Reading Safety Milestone: Blachford RP Celebrates 10 Years with No Lost Time Accidents

Acoustics

Blachford UK Ltd. Announces Reorganization

Blachford UK Ltd., a location of the Blachford Acoustics Group, has announced that Managing Director Jason Lippitt will be resigning from the company effective this November. Lippitt purchased the then TMAT Acoustic Technologies in 2011 and has been aboard as Managing Director since its acquisition by Blachford in 2015.  Jason’s contributions to… Continue Reading Blachford UK Ltd. Announces Reorganization