(Lincoln, Nebraska—October 24, 2018) Randy Feese has been promoted to plant manager at Garner Industries. However, he is no newcomer to Garner or directing complex plastics manufacturing operations and managing quality-certified operations.
Randy joined Garner in March 2016 as project engineer to manage the design and installation of a large and complex injection molding work cell that incorporated three 500-ton presses, an automated gasketing operation, extensive use of robotics, and the installation of three resin silos, and a pneumatic conveying system. In 2017, he was charged with supervising Garner’s 40,000 square-foot facility expansion and the relocation of the work cell he completed the previous year. Most recently, Randy has helped optimize production processes, focusing on cycle time reduction and process improvement projects in the molding department.
Prior to working for Garner, Randy spent 15 years as the plant manager of Opus Medication Systems in Omaha, Nebraska. His professional experience also includes six years at the global corporation Accuma, as plant manager of their Beatrice, Nebraska operation.
Randy is now responsible for all Garner’s plant manufacturing operations, including plastics molding, CNC, tooling, maintenance, safety, facilities, jobshop customer service, and supply chain management. Additionally, he will oversee the manufacturing operation of the global BinMaster level sensor product line.
Founded in 1953, privately held Garner Industries of Lincoln, Nebraska specializes in plastic injection molding of small to medium sized parts, short to medium run precision machining of metals and plastics, custom tool building and wire EDM services. The company is also manufacturer of the BinMaster line of level measurement sensors, material management, and data monitoring systems for bins, tanks and silos sold to the global instrumentation market.