High school graduation should be a time of optimism about the future and congratulations all around. But I heard recently about a mother who was in mourning at her son’s graduation, struggling to restrain tears. She had implored him to enroll in a four-year college, but he had chosen a two-year technical college instead. Now she fears he has lost his chance at the good life. In fact, her son […]
Ajax Metal Forming is exhibiting at the Design-2-Part show March 29 and 30, 2017 at the Cobb Galleria Center in Atlanta, Georgia. Stop by and say hello to Don Wellman and Erick Ajax. The Ajax team will also display at Design-2-Part on June 8 & 9, 2017 at the Convention Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
AHR Expo 2017 is in the books, and Ajax Metal Forming Solutions had a great show. Next year visit Dan McGee, Don Wellman and Erick Ajax in Chicago. See you in 2018!
EJ Ajax and dozens of other Minnesota manufacturing companies hosted high school and Technical school students During the week of October 3-7, 2016. More than 1,000 students participated in the Heavymetal2016.com Bus Tour. Here are some pictures from the event at EJ Ajax on October 7.
The hardworking and dedicated colleagues at EJ Ajax have once again made the company a Top Workplace in Minnesota. “We’re delighted to again be named as a Minnesota Top Workplace,” said EJ Ajax Co-owner Erick Ajax. “We sincerely appreciate the effort, skill, and experience each of our colleagues brings to our workplace every day.” This is the 2nd year in a row that EJ Ajax has been named as a Minnesota […]
EJ Ajax installed a new FAROArm Edge coordinate measuring machine and produced a new video to demonstrate the features and benefits of this amazing new device. The FaroArm is a portable coordinate measuring machine (CMM) that enables EJ Ajax quality technicians to perform 3D inspections, tool c1ertifications, CAD comparisons, PPAP inspections, dimensional analysis, reverse engineering, and more. The all-new FAROArm Edge is the most advanced, state-of-the-art CMM ever produced by FARO.
Erick Ajax, Co-Owner of EJ Ajax and Sons, received the National Skills Coalition 2016 Skills Champion Award for his outstanding work to ensure our country’s policymakers invest, aggressively and effectively, in the skills of America’s workers. Erick has worked with National Skills Coalition as an employer partner for a decade, serving on the original NSC Leadership Council. He is a founding member of Business Leaders United and currently serves on its Executive […]
If you’re unsure about the benefits of working in manufacturing, just look at veteran Arthur “Patt” Patterson. Patterson served for well over 10 years in the U.S. Army and eventually found success, as well as upward mobility, in the manufacturing industry. From the time he turned 17, Patterson was involved with the military. Read the article on military.com here.
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota faces an employment issue that doesn’t involve a lack of jobs — it’s too many openings, and not enough qualified workers.
Companies and business leaders like Erick Ajax of EJ Ajax Metal Forming Solutions are helping to close the educational circle and narrow the skills gap by investing in educational programs in the areas where they operate.