INDIANAPOLIS—Wabash MPI and its sister company Carver Inc. were named recipients of the Indiana Manufacturers Association Hall of Fame award.
Wabash/Carver, a member of the association since 1952, received the award at the IMA Hall of Fame Luncheon Oct. 24 at the Biltwell Event Center in Indianapolis, according to a news release.
The hall of fame is meant to celebrate and recognize positive achievements made by Indiana manufacturing companies, Wabash said.
Wabash is an international supplier of standard and custom presses to the medical, aerospace, recreation, automotive, education and energy markets. It also includes elastomer and vacuum molding machines for compression, transfer molding, laminating and trimming. Carver offers two-column and four-column benchtop, manual and automatic hydraulic laboratory presses with clamping capacities from 12-48 tons. The presses are used for various materials research such as plastics and elastomers, as well as pharmaceuticals, analytical chemistry, lab testing, laminating and other applications including sample preparation.
Wabash/Carver are ISO 9001:2015 registered and employs about 75 people at Wabash's location in Wabash, Ind.