New Division

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (October 29, 2012) – Southwark Metal Manufacturing Co Officially Opens Sixth Plant in Caldwell, Idaho

Southwark Metal Manufacturing Co, a leading manufacturer of sheet metal duct and fittings, is pleased to announce the grand opening of its new manufacturing plant in Caldwell, Idaho. Approximately 15 miles from Boise, the new facility enhances Southwark’s presence, manufacturing capabilities, and customer support throughout the Mountain Region and Pacific Northwest.

The 79,500 square-foot facility sits on 15 acres at Sky Ranch Business Park, and is poised to service HVAC distributors in Utah, Idaho, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming, Nevada, and Montana. The new plant has been equipped with state-of-the-art manufacturing equipment to create over 3,000 items in stock as well as custom fittings for residential and light commercial use.

“We are proud of the new Caldwell plant as it demonstrates our dedication to providing the best quality products and the best regional service to our customers,” said Bill Spiegel, president. “I believe it is proof of the successful partnership between Southwark and our customers. Not only will the new division assist our current customers in meeting their business goals more efficiently, but it will help Southwark continue to grow with future opportunities in the area.”

The new staff is ready to continue Southwark’s legacy of high quality products and outstanding, localized customer service. “The new Caldwell division shows our commitment to serving our customers in the best ways possible,” said new plant manager Kim Balbini, Jr., who had previously been the assistant plant manager of Southwark’s Fremont, Nebraska location.

Founded in 1946, Southwark Metal Manufacturing Company, a private family-owned company, is one of the nation’s largest manufacturers of prefabricated sheet metal ducts and fittings. With six divisions servicing the United States coast to coast and a corporate headquarters in Philadelphia, PA, Southwark Metal is committed to providing our distributors with the finest quality products, timely delivery, competitive pricing, and personalized service.

For additional information, please contact Christine Powers, Marketing Coordinator, at 215-735-3401 ext 1128.