November 2, 2015 JASPER's Engine Division is currently undergoing major renovations at its Wernsing Road location. Associates in the newly designated work area "POD 20" just completed their first unit, a remanufactured Chevrolet 2.2L engine. This particular POD will also produce a variety of GM V-6 engines and big blocks. "Overall, the move from front to back went great," said Ricardo Bravo, Group Leader of POD 20.
The new PODs are incorporating LED overhead lighting, expanded work areas and improved product flow for optimal production.
News Release Jasper Engines & Transmissions announces the following organizational change to its Crawford County Transmission Division. Daniel Farmer has been named a Group Leader for the Transmission Division. Daniel will oversee remanufacturing duties in five transmission work areas, along with their respective dynamometer testing and shipping areas.
Daniel has been an Associate with JASPER Engines & Transmissions for five years. His previous duties included overseeing the Fitness Program at Crawford County, as well as coordinating Work Conditioning classes for new Associates. Daniel began his manufacturing career by participating in two Workshops within the Crawford Gas Division. Most recently, he has served as a Team Leader in the Crawford Transmission Division.
“Daniel brings the Crawford Transmission Division a great skill set to help us continue to drive the improvements needed in Safety, Quality, Productivity, Customer Service and Reduction of Waste,” said Joe Haug, Crawford County Transmission Division Manager. Effective 10/23/2015
News Release 8/13/15: Jasper Engines & Transmissions is pleased to announce the promotion of Luke Bawel to Vice-President of JASPER’s Supply Chain and Logistics Groups, which includes our Distribution Channels, JET Transit and Jasper Innovative Solutions (JIS).
JASPER News August 11, 2015: The Indiana Department of Labor has granted a three-year extension of the Star Certification of Jasper Engines and Transmissions’ Jasper, Indiana, remanufacturing facility in Indiana’s Voluntary Protection Program (VPP). The Wernsing Road remanufacturing facility in Jasper, Indiana, earned its initial Merit Safety Certification in 2008; ultimately achieving Star Safety Certification in April 2012.
July 29, 2015 News Release: Jasper Engines & Transmissions is pleased to offer the remanufactured GM 6T40/45E FWD and AWD transmissions. These transmissions are available for the following 2008-2011 applications:
Chevrolet Equinox and Malibu | GMC Terrain | Pontiac G6 | Saturn Aura | Buick Regal and LaCrosse