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L&S Adds Garber to the Team

Garber Electric bought by L&S, combining two industry stalwarts in Midwest  Two Midwest-based industry stalwarts, well-versed in the world of electrical repair and maintenance, are now part of the same team. Look out, heartland! Garber Electric, the Ohio-based contractor, was bought by L&S Electric, the well-known Wisconsin-based repair operation you may have seen in the […]

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Another Disastrous Week in Weather

Tornadoes and flooding wreak havoc on the heart of the country in record numbers Tornadoes and flooding have wreaked havoc on the country’s heartland for over two weeks now, producing record-breaking numbers and perilous conditions, often with disastrous consequences, for residents. To donate to those affected, click here for a portal to the American Red […]

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Railcar Repairs

A manufacturing fixture is revamping a repair operation in Illinois Railroads helped the country develop as it spread westward—we know this. In the Midwest, particularly, a network of the earliest freight and passenger routes began to crisscross the landscape in the 1850s. One key junction was Danville, Illinois, where a railcar manufacturing facility was just […]

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Safety a Must During Midwest Flood Cleanup

OSHA, Red Cross stress work safety amid daunting rebuild efforts Two weeks later, those of us not living in affected areas have likely forgotten about the destructive wave of tornadoes and floods that hit the Midwest on New Year’s weekend. For many, the return to work and the need to focus on everyday life can push […]

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