Vice President and General Manager McWane Anniston Operations Jon Pollard recently represented the McWane groups Tyler Union, M&H Valve and Clow Valve at the Foundry Educational Foundation (FEF) luncheon awards program. Jon presented an award to the 2023 McWane Scholarship Recipient Brent Hughes at the luncheon. Brent is a senior at UAB, majoring in Materials Engineering, and anticipates graduating in April 2024.
The FEF has been investing in the metal casting industry for over 75 years, and with the support of organizations like McWane, it brings in new talent each year at the College of Industry Conference.
About McWane Inc.
McWane, Inc. is a family-owned business based in Birmingham, Alabama, with companies across the U.S. and around the world. The McWane family of companies casts ductile iron products, including pipe, valves, hydrants, fittings and plumbing products, and manufactures fire extinguishers, fire suppression systems and steel pressure vessels. McWane is a leader in delivering clean, safe drinking water while focusing on safe, environmentally friendly manufacturing processes. With more than 7,000 team members, McWane has a longstanding commitment of supporting the communities where our team members live and work. For more information, visit mcwane.com.