-The Goldman Industrial Group, owner of Fellows Corp
and Bryant Grinder
in North Springfield, laid off 20 more workers, bringing total employment to about 130.There were 3,000 workers between those two companies and Jones & Lamson
two decades ago.
-In Windsor, Cone Blanchard Corp
laid off most of its workers, and said it would close if it could be sold to an Illinois firm.In North Springfield, the Goldman Industrial Corp
, owner of Bryant Grinder
and Fellows Corp
, laid off around 80 percent of their workers.
-Further chapters in the stories of Bryant Grinder
in Springfield saw part of their equipment slated for auction.
... -Bryant Grinder in Springfield, bought by the Vermont Machine Tool Co. after a lengthy bankruptcy process, began finishing and shipping machines not completed by the original Bryant Grinder.