The ship is named for Louis H. Wilson Jr., a US Marine Corps captain who earned

The ship is named for Louis H. Wilson Jr., a US Marine Corps captain who earned the Medal of Honor for his heroics at the Battle of Guam in 1944. Dave Harper, a BIW planner of 47 years, cut the first piece of steel for the future USS Louis H. Wilson Jr., the shipyard’s latest Arleigh Burke-class destroyer. Photo courtesy of Bath Iron Works BATH — Bath Iron Works began construction this week on the latest Arleigh Burke-class destroyer for the U.S. Navy. The future USS Louis H. Wilson Jr. (DDG 126) is named for a U.S. Marine Corps captain who earned the Medal of Honor for action at the Battle of Guam in 1944. “As we start DDG 126, we can reflect on the 41 ships of the class built by BIW over the last 30 years, and re-dedicate ourselves that Bath Built is Best Built, at all stages of construction,” Ed Kenyon, director of new construction programs, said during the ceremony. In 2017 BIW was awarded a contract to design and build two Arleigh Burke-class destroyers for the Navy, one of which is the future USS Louis H. Wilson Jr. The Navy contract award was modified to include full funding for two destroyers, the DDG 126 and DDG 127, and will include funding for Flight III radar design ...

Brickhouse Frozen Products featured in state newsletter

The most recent Meat Messenger newsletter, which is written by the North Dakota State Meat and Inspection Program and published through the North Dakota Department of Agriculture, notes that Brickhouse Frozen Products LLC recently became the fourth selected establishment to participate in the Cooperative Interstate Shipment (CIS) Program. The Brickhouse Frozen Products facility in Jamestown produces nine varieties of Jonny B’s Frozen Pizzas. The handmade restaurant-style pizzas are sold at grocery stores, bars, gas stations and hotels locally and throughout the eastern half of North Dakota, according to Becky Schultz, secretary-treasurer, Brickhouse Frozen Products LLC. The approval for the CIS Program means Brickhouse Frozen Products may produce high-quality meat products under the overview of the North Dakota inspection program and ship the products across state lines, the newsletter said. Brickhouse Frozen Products produces almost 4,000 pizzas per week at the frozen manufacturing facility. “We are a Pride of Dakota member and are very excited on being able to expand our territory as many folks have inquired on receiving our product,” Schultz said. “Sev...

Becky Lynch, Big Show Featured On Cover Of Millions Of Boxes Of Post Brand Cereals (Photos)

It looks like WWE 2K20 won’t be the only mainstream product on shelves you will see Becky Lynch featured on. WWE sent out an announcement on Friday to announce that “The Man” and WWE veteran The Big Show will be featured on million of boxes of POST cereals. LAKEVILLE, Minn., and STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 26, 2019 – Post Consumer Brands and WWE® (NYSE: WWE) today announced an expanded partnership that brings the thrill and excitement of WWE to cereal boxes nationwide as superstars Becky Lynch and Big Show will be featured on the front of nearly 7 million boxes of Post Honeycomb® cereal and Post Golden Crisp® cereal. The partnership was announced today at Advertising Week in New York City. Raw Women’s Champion Becky Lynch will be featured on the front of Golden Crisp cereal, whose iconic mascot Sugar Bear remains a beloved fan favorite, while Big Show will be featured on boxes of Honeycomb, a cereal known for its big flavor and unique big honeycomb shape. “Post and WWE are the perfect match, as both brands appeal to the entire family,” said Roxanne Bernstein, Chief Marketing Officer, Post Consumer Brands. “WWE programming is family-friendly, with more parents and k...

From composite decking to vehicle ferries, businesses in Door and Kewaunee Counties are vying for the

From composite decking to vehicle ferries, businesses in Door and Kewaunee Counties are vying for the same title as the coolest thing made in Wisconsin. Dozens of products from across the state are featured in the contest organized by the Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce with Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding, Woodrow Engineering and Kick Ash Products representing Door County and Ponderosa Dairy, NEW Plastics, and Parallel 44 Winery representing Kewaunee County. NEW Plastics’s REVOLVE composite decking recycles items like old milk jugs and turns it into building materials. Owner and Vice President of Sales and Marketing Lonnie Vincent says it is a validation of the work they have been doing locally since 1975. While Vincent hopes NEW Plastics comes out ahead when the winner is named October 8th, he is excited for what the future has in store for the Luxemburg company as it finishes up a number of additions and renovations on its site. Stainless Seamless Tube, High Pressure Tubes, Heat Exchanger Tubes – Dextube,https://www.shdextube.com/

Best New and Featured Products Announced For Western Foodservice & Hospitality Expo

LOS ANGELES, CA  – Thousands of new products and services from 500 exhibiting companies for restaurants, caterers and foodservice establishments were introduced during this week’s Western Foodservice & Hospitality Expo, Healthy Food Expo West and Coffee Fest all being held together at the Los Angeles Convention Center.Several Awards were presented, including: The Western Foodservice & Hospitality Expo is produced by Clarion UX and sponsored by the Restaurant Association (www.calrest.org), and provides industry professionals access to the hottest menu trends, state of the art design and decor, a renowned education program, several culinary demonstrations, and 500+ of the leading vendors and purveyors dedicated to serving the restaurant & foodservice community. For more information, visit www.westernfoodexpo.com The 2019 Western Foodservice & Hospitality Expo will present their annual Torch and Beacon Awards to two inspirational leaders in the industry on Center Stage during this large West Coast gathering for the food and beverage industry. … The Western Foodservice & Hospitality Education Program will include five tracks – Bar & Beverage, Building a Winn...

It is finally September so that means the WEFTEC 2019 exhibition is right around the corner. WEFTEC takes

It is finally September so that means the WEFTEC 2019 exhibition is right around the corner. WEFTEC takes place from September 23-25 in Chicago, Illinois and features many companies with their own booths, including Ovivo with booth #1221. Because Ovivo is a world-class water treatment company, we have an abundance of powerful, effective, and innovative equipment. It is essential for us to show our valued customers what is available to them, especially at the WEFTEC exhibition. Here is a sneak peak of some of what you’ll see this year at Ovivo’s booth at WEFTEC in Chicago if you visit us at booth #1221. Come by our booth (#1221) at WEFTEC 2019 to see these different Ovivo products as well as many more! We hope to see you in Chicago from September 23-25. MYEP, as a leading Chinese supplier for Multi-disc screw press, we have attended IE EXPO Chengdu, during the exhibition, we have got much attention. IE EXPO as a sub-exhibition of IFAT, it has been on the show in Chengdu City the first time, which is the window of China, and one key city on One silk, One Road. And thanks for all the visitors to our stand, wish to see you next time in the exhibition.Our whole supplying scope:1: Slu...

ISS Store: Kliebenstein Guides to Making Money in Self-Storage

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726. Though there are many nuances to running a self-storage operation, the key to profitability is to maximize revenue, decrease expenses and create property value. This is the central focus of How to Make Money in Self-Storage and How to Make MORE Money in Self-Storage, authored by RK Kliebenstein and Jennifer LeClaire. The first book in the series offers concrete, actionable strategies and programs facility operators can use to boost their bottom line. It includes sections on how to generate more income and manage expenses. The sequel offers additional guidance on revenue management and adds insight to equity generation. Kliebenstein, vice president of acquisitions for Metro Storage LLC, is an industry pioneer with more than 30 years of experience financing, developing, acquiring and managing self-storage properties. LeClaire is president and creative director of marketing firm Self Storage Promotions. The books are available for purchase separately as w...

This story was written in collaboration with Forbes Finds. Forbes Finds covers products we think you’ll love. Featured

This story was written in collaboration with Forbes Finds. Forbes Finds covers products we think you’ll love. Featured products are independently selected and linked to for your convenience. If you buy something using a link on this page, Forbes may receive a small share of that sale. It says something about how the watch industry has changed when one of the most about talked about products at the 2019 Baselworld Watch and Jewelry Fair was a connected watch from Tag Heuer. But it’s far from the only one. From Alpina and Apple to Montblanc and Fossil, here are some of the best connected watches. In addition to the changing world of horology, this watch also shows the innovation at Tag Heuer. A year ago this connected watch with its modular design received the prestigious Red Dot Design Award. This latest model is created specifically for golfers and anyone who is fascinated by the sport. Every aspect of the smartwatch and app was created to enhance the player’s game. It has 2D and 3D renderings of more than 39,000 courses and provides comprehensive performance analysis. But of course the golf aspect to this watch is only one function of this fully connected watch. It’s pow...