December 2015

2015 | December 2015 | In FocusWater and Energy Solutions that Make Economic and Environmental SenseKemco Systems

2015 | December 2015 | In Focus

Water and Energy Solutions that Make Economic and Environmental Sense

Kemco Systems

What began as an industrial water systems company focused on energy, heat recovery, and efficient water heating, Kemco Systems has come a long way since its inception. Today, the company provides innovative and efficient solutions which include wastewater treatment and reuse systems to over 5000 projects in a range of industries, such as industrial laundry, food processing, textile, and automotive industries.

2015 | December 2015 | In FocusGenerations of SuccessThe C.I. Thornburg Co., Inc.

2015 | December 2015 | In Focus

Generations of Success

The C.I. Thornburg Co., Inc.

For more than half a century, The C.I. Thornburg Co., Inc. has been serving the water and wastewater industry throughout West Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee and the southern part of Ohio. “My grandfather bought the business back in 1958,” remembers CEO Jeff Morrison. “His goal was to supply everything from the raw water source to the home, and from the home back to the raw water source. He wanted to supply anything and everything that would be needed in that process.”

2015 | December 2015 | In FocusA Business, A PassionNew England Clean Energy

2015 | December 2015 | In Focus

A Business, A Passion

New England Clean Energy

As a journalist, I have had the privilege of interviewing a wealth of interesting professionals from across the spectrum. Although all businesses come with a story to tell, there is only one thing more impressive than an entrepreneur with vision, and that is an entrepreneur with passion. New England Clean Energy’s President, Mark Durrenberger, is one of those professionals.

2015 | December 2015 | In FocusThey Can Lighten Your LoadAll-West Crane and Rigging Ltd

2015 | December 2015 | In Focus

They Can Lighten Your Load

All-West Crane and Rigging Ltd

All-West Crane and Rigging Ltd. is located in Quesnel, British Columbia and offers mobile crane rentals, sales, and service for a diverse number of industries across Western Canada, now including Alberta. With an extensive fleet and a team of well-trained, highly qualified riggers, drivers, and operators, All-West has established itself as a leader in its field and in the communities in which it operates.

2015 | December 2015 | In FocusKeeping the Wheels of Progress Turning SmoothlyBechem Lubrication

2015 | December 2015 | In Focus

Keeping the Wheels of Progress Turning Smoothly

Bechem Lubrication

One of the world’s leading manufacturers of metalworking fluids and special lubricants, Bechem Lubrication Technology, LLC manufactures products that extend clients’ tool, component and machine lifespans. Among many uses, Bechem’s high-quality lubricant solutions add reliability and efficiency to the pharmaceutical and food processing industries, to light and heavy industrial machinery, to hydraulic applications and for a plethora of automotive purposes.

2015 | December 2015 | In FocusBigger for Better®Monarch Companies

2015 | December 2015 | In Focus

Bigger for Better®

Monarch Companies

As one-stop custom fabrication, machining and assembly experts for very large complex metal components, Monarch Companies, with locations in Milwaukee and Chicago, commits to projects completed on time and to exact customer specifications. The company draws from over 125 years of experience and is equipped with huge machine tools and skilled craftsmen that can tackle projects of almost any size and extreme difficulty.

2015 | December 2015 | In FocusA Saskatchewan Success StoryS3 Enterprises

2015 | December 2015 | In Focus

A Saskatchewan Success Story

S3 Enterprises

The S3 group of companies traces its history back to 1966, when Frank and Helen Rempel launched the farm equipment manufacturing business REM Manufacturing Ltd. The team eagerly embraced the innovation sweeping the industry, contributing their own firsts to chaff saving technologies and specializing in seeding/harvesting equipment for research stations around the globe.

2015 | December 2015 | In FocusA Better WayPTM Corporation

2015 | December 2015 | In Focus

A Better Way

PTM Corporation

Charles T. Russell grew up on a Mississippi farm alongside seven siblings in the 1950s. Toiling under the sweltering southern sun, hauling hundreds of pounds of cotton a day, Mr. Russell was determined to forge a different future. “He knew there had to be a better way,” says his daughter and PTM President/CEO/Co-Owner Donna Russell-Kuhr. “He would sit and imagine and say, ‘there has got to be a better way to make a living in this world.’”


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