SEC- Cleveland, TN Participates in United Way Day of Action!

Posted by Tawney Alger
SEC Plant Manager Eric Schober says, "We had a team of 9 volunteers take part in this annual event on Friday July 20th. This year we were paired up with an organization called Girls on the Run, who offers after school programs for 3rd-8th grade girls whose mission is to inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident. Our group helped assemble tool kits for the volunteers who lead the weekly activities at schools throughout Cleveland and Bradley County.

Kings Mountain Plant Wins Stewardship Award for 2017

Posted by Tawney Alger
Pictured: Doug Wehrkamp CEO/President with Joaquin Gonzalez - Plant Manager, Kings Mountain
The Southeastern Container, Kings Mountain Plant has been selected as the winner of the Company 2017 Stewardship Award. Some of the 2017 highlights and accomplishments the Kings Mountain employees made which contributed to their win were as follows:
  • • Company best safety record without a Lost Time Accident
  • • Lowest Blow Molding Scrap
  • • Lowest energy consumption per pound of any blow mold plant
  • • Lowest energy consumption per m bottles of any of the blow plants
  • • A company low of only 14.1 tons of waste to the landfill
  • • And a company high of 93.2% solid waste recycle rate
Please join us in congratulating all the Kings Mountain employees on their achievement!

Local Enka High Student Receives AB Tech Scholarship!

Posted by Tawney Alger
In support of our local community, Southeastern Container’s Corporate/Enka Plant location has offered a scholarship for a graduating Enka High School student to attend AB Technical College to pursue a two year, Engineering/Technical program. The first recipient of our scholarship is Christian Norejko. Christian just graduated from Enka High and lives with his family in Candler. Christian has plans to pursue Engineering. Pictured from left to right, Marty Martin, General Manager-Enka Plant, Darlene Harmon, Corporate Human Resources Manager, Doug Wehrkamp, Company President, and Christian Norejko, Scholarship Recipient.