L&H Supports Wy Skills

L&H Industrial Supports Wyoming Skills USA

May 21, 2011, (Gillette, WY)  L&H Industrial is proud to provide funding for Wyoming SkillsUSA in support of tomorrow’s expert engineers, machinists and welders.

L&H Industrial, headquartered in Gillette, started in 1964 by Leon Wandler as a repair, fabrication and specialty-manufacturing provider with eight employees. Today, L&H provides an array of services for the mining industry, including manufacturing, remanufacturing, welding, mechanical, engineering and design, oil field services and general field services. There are 450 employees in the United States, Mexico, South America, South Africa and Australia.

“Supporting our young people interested in becoming craftsmen is something we take seriously,” says Jeff Wandler, Vice-President, L&H Industrial, “We are proud to contribute to Wyoming SkillsUSA to further their hands-on educational programs.”

There are over 25 high school and 6 college Wyoming Skills USA Chapters including Gillette chapters, Campbell County High School and Gillette College.

About L&H Industrial
L&H Industrial is a world leader in the aftermarket parts and service industry and has been supporting customers in the mining, petroleum and railroad communities since 1964.  L&H Industrial is committed to designing, engineering and manufacturing superior products using state of the art software and manufacturing processes to accommodate customers’ needs. Headquartered in Gillette, Wyoming,L&H Industrial has offices in Arizona, Chile and South America.

About SkillsUSA
SkillsUSA Wyoming is a Career-Technical Student Organization serving students in Secondary and Post-Secondary technical, skilled and service occupations.  SkillsUSA prepares America’s high performance workers and provides quality education experiences for students in leadership, teamwork, citizenship and character development. SkillsUSA builds and reinforces self-confidence, work attitudes and communications skills. It emphasizes total quality at work, high ethical standards, superior work skills, life-long education and pride in the dignity of work. SkillsUSA also promotes understanding of the free enterprise system and involvement in community service activities. For more information: www.skillsusawyoming.org.