New welding training center in Chambersburg


The Franklin County Area Development Corporation and Phenomenal Industries Inc. hosted a ribbon cutting for the Welding Training Center in Greene Township. The new 10,500 square-foot state-of-the-art facility features a 40 seat classroom for lectures and instructor-driven learning as well as 20 welding booths that will provide hands-on learning for the students as well as the tools and environment for craftsmen to succeed. Since its inception, the Slovakian-based corporation has been dedicated to consistently providing custom welding training programs, qualification testing and providing skilled laborers worldwide. There are companies in Franklin County such as Volvo Equipment, Manitowoc Crane Group, JLG, Olympic Steel, Bri-Mar Manufacturing, CAM Superline and Johnson Controls. There is a conglomerate of manufacturing facilities here in Franklin County and the area and the one need that is consistent among all of them is that they are all looking for welders.