VIBCO Vibrators News

Patching Things Up - Johnston Sunrise
3/27/2014 9:00:00 AM
Quick photo and news blurb about the VIBCO Pothole Patcher program that appeared in the Johnston Sunrise on 3/27/14.

Wadensten Ends Speculation on RI Gubernatorial Campaign
3/18/2014 8:44:29 PM
VIBCO President, Karl Wadensten, ends speculation about a possible run for Rhode Island Governor.

VIDEO: Town officials: VIBCO roller revolutionizing attack on potholes
3/18/2014 9:00:00 AM
News coverage from the Valley Breeze on VIBCO's donation of a GR-1600H Pothole Patcher to the City of North Providence.

New repair method could mean fewer potholes in Bristol
3/18/2014 9:00:00 AM
News coverage from about VIBCO's donation of a GR-1600H Pothole Patcher to the Bristol, RI Department of Public Works

Company offers free pothole-fixing machines to cities, towns
3/12/2014 9:00:00 AM
Network news coverage of VIBCO's Pothole Patcher giveaway to RI cities and towns - WJAR

R.I. businessman makes offer to try to ramp up pothole repairs
3/12/2014 9:00:00 AM
Providence Journal coverage of VIBCO's program to donate GR-1600H Pothole Patchers to Rhode Island cities and towns

VIBCO President to Lead AME Webinar on How to Sustain Lean Thinking
2/12/2014 10:03:08 PM
VIBCO President to lead AME Webinar on Sustaining Lean

New Blog Post: VIBCO for Beer, Ethanol, Electricity and Electroplate
1/13/2014 3:11:07 PM

VIBCO Christmas Carols are Back!
12/9/2013 9:25:13 PM

New Blog Post: How Chemical Manufacturers and Flour Mills Use VIBCO
11/25/2013 5:49:37 PM

VIBCO Launches Good Morning Vibrations Blog
11/22/2013 3:00:50 PM
About VIBCO's "Good Morning Vibrations" blog

VIBCO President to Speak at Reinvesting in American Manufacturing Conference
11/5/2013 5:42:41 PM
Karl Wadensten will participate in a panel discussion on Innovation and the New Manufacturing Workplace

VIBCO President to Keynote 2013 Mid-Atlantic Lean Conference
11/5/2013 3:36:46 PM
Karl Wadensten will challenge and inspire conference attendees to maximize their learning by going back to their organizations and getting to work on implementation.

New Blog Post! How to Select the Right Channel Iron and Mounting Plate for Your Vibrator
6/26/2013 1:30:42 PM

FREE Lean Webinar - Managing Supply Chain
6/12/2013 3:50:57 PM
VIBCO President will host a free webinar on managing your supply chain on Wednesday, June 12 at 12:30pm. Sponsored by Banneker Industries and Bryant University.

New Blog Post! 5 Things to Know About External Concrete Vibrators
6/3/2013 6:40:13 PM

Reporter Wins RIPA Award for VIBCO Story
5/29/2013 1:55:28 PM

New Blog Post: VIBCO is humbled... and Proud
5/16/2013 7:09:40 PM
Members of the Providence, RI Chapter of the Association for Operations Management (APICS) visited VIBCO on April 4, 2013. This post is courtesy of APICS member and Six Sigma Black Belt, Ray Krause.

New Blog Post: Improve Electric Vibrator Performance
4/26/2013 12:31:17 PM
An Electric vibrator is an engineered solution. It must be installed and operated according to the manufacturer's instructions to get maximum benefits and longest product life.

New Blog Post: All About Air Cannons
4/17/2013 8:16:04 PM

New Blog Post: Reducing truck damage and improving driver safety are reasons to install VIBCO Big Bertha™ Vibrators
4/9/2013 2:36:47 PM
New Vibration Nation Blog Post about how to reduce truck damage and improve safety with VIBCO Truck Vibrators

VIBCO President to Present at IAMC Conference
3/18/2013 3:47:59 PM

New Blog Post - As We Share, We Learn
3/8/2013 6:23:54 PM
New Blog Post - As We Share, We Learn

VIBCO to be featured in Production Machining Magazine - April Issue
3/1/2013 5:34:59 PM
VIBCO to be featured in April 2013 issue of Production Machining magazine

VIBCO to Exhibit at 2013 Work Truck Show
2/26/2013 1:51:37 PM
VIBCO to exhibit at Work Truck Show in Booth 5974

VIBCO Stik-It™ featured on (Video)
2/19/2013 2:14:52 PM
Video interview featuring the VIBCO Stik-It™ from World of Concrete

New Blog Post - Photos from the World of Concrete
2/8/2013 2:24:05 PM

VIBCO Pres. Challenges RI Legislature to Listen to Customer
1/18/2013 8:46:31 PM
VIBCO President, Karl Wadensten, presented at RI Economic Summit

VIBCO Vibrators to Exhibit at World of Concrete Feb 4-8
1/14/2013 8:22:44 PM
VIBCO Concrete Vibrators to exhibit at World of Concrete, Feb 4-8 in Las Vegas, NV.

New Blog Post - VIBCO's President Passionate About Helping Rhode Island
1/14/2013 7:36:26 PM
Karl Wadensten interviews with Helen Glover on WHJJ-AM and on Buddy Cianci WPRO-AM/FM

New Blog Post - Spooky Happenings at VIBCO Vibrators
12/27/2012 4:30:45 PM
Jason Hawes, founder of TAPS and star of the SYFY Network Series, Ghost Hunters, posted a picture of the VIBCO Vibrators Van on his facebook page on Christmas Eve... and some other "spooky" Rhode Island connections...

New Blog Post - It's Holiday Time at VIBCO!
12/5/2012 6:19:10 PM
VIBCO Holiday Hold Music... lyrics by VIBCO Employees... Vocals by Ron Hayden... Produced by David Wuhl... awesome.

New Blog Post - Make Someone's Day!
11/30/2012 3:53:10 PM
New blog post from VIBCO Vibrators.

VIBCO featured in new book, Anatomy of a Lean Leader by Jerry Bussell
11/7/2012 8:37:28 PM
Jerry Bussell, renowned Lean and Operational Excellence thought leader and member of the Shingo Academy, features Karl Wadensten, President of VIBCO Vibrators in his first book, Anatomy of a Lean Leader as illustrated by 10 Modern CEOs and Abraham Lincoln

VIBCO Truck Vibrators offers FREE pass to Work Truck Show 2013
11/7/2012 7:56:06 PM

Urgent Storm Recovery Information from VIBCO
11/1/2012 10:36:02 AM
Update on VIBCO's storm recovery status following Hurricane Sandy.

Hurricane Sandy Hits Rhode Island and VIBCO
10/31/2012 11:57:05 AM

VIBCO Vibrators Marks the Company's 50th Anniversary
10/18/2012 1:19:50 PM
On October 18, 2012, VIBCO Vibrators marks the 50th anniversary of its existence, which began when company founder Theodore Wadensten successfully manufactured and marketed his revolutionary Silent Pneumatic Turbine Vibrator design.

VIBCO Featured on WPRI Eyewitness News
9/28/2012 1:11:28 PM
VIBCO's lean culture could be a model for Rhode Island. WPRI's Walt Buteau visits VIBCO headquarters to see what it's all about.

Podcast of VIBCO's Karl Wadensten on Buddy Ciani now available
9/26/2012 4:27:37 PM
VIBCO President talks about Rhode Island Economic Development and his vote against the 38 Studios deal with Buddy Cianci

Rhode Island based VIBCO featured in issue 7 of RISBJ
9/26/2012 1:49:12 PM
VIBCO Shakin' Things Up cover story and feature article in Rhode Island Small Business Journal

VIBCO President comments on EDC Report on Channel 10 News
9/25/2012 12:29:03 PM
Karl Wadensten comments on the Channel 10 News

Make "Lean" part of Rhode Island culture - OpEd
9/24/2012 1:28:38 PM
Opinion column from Karl Wadensten, published in the Providence Journal Newspaper on Sunday, September 23, 2012.

VIBCO President Supports Regulatory Reform
9/20/2012 5:52:06 PM
VIBCO President, Karl Wadensten, quoted in the Sept. 19 Providence Journal

New Blog Post - VIBCO is Touring VIBCO
9/19/2012 2:05:25 PM
New blog post from VIBCO

VIBCO President's stand on 38 Studios deal featured in The Providence Journal
7/19/2012 6:08:52 PM

Congressman Langevin Visits VIBCO
5/3/2012 1:41:16 PM

VIBCO Featured in Blue Heron Journal
4/16/2012 7:58:25 PM
VIBCO Vibrators was featured in The Blue Heron Journal's "Made in the Americas Series"

New Blog Post: The Real Story Behind the Dragon Pants
4/13/2012 2:52:32 PM
New Vibration Nation Blog Post about VIBCO President Karl Wadensten's interaction with GOP Candidate Mitt Romney and the Real Story behind his habit of wearing bold pants.

New Blog Post: "Paying it Forward" at VIBCO Vibrators
4/4/2012 8:23:52 PM
New Blog Post - Paying it Forward

VIBCO cited as key Richmond, RI employer
4/4/2012 1:31:00 PM

VIBCO Vibrators featured on ABC6 News
3/27/2012 8:41:06 PM
VIBCO Vibrators organizational culture and sense of fun were featured on the ABC6 evening news on March 26, 2012.

VIBCO Featured Story in Sunday Westerly Sun Newspaper
3/26/2012 2:56:42 PM
VIBCO Vibrators uniquely fun and highly productive lean business culture was the subject of a feature story in the March 24, 2012 Sunday Westerly Sun Newspaper.

VIBCO to Host Lean Enterprise Institute/Visual Workplace Seminar
3/20/2012 2:05:30 PM
VIBCO Vibrators will host a seminar on March 27 & 28 in partnership with the Lean Enterprise Institute on Visual Workplace - Visual Thinking with Gwendolyn Galsworth, noted author and expert on Visual Thinking.

New Blog Post: 5 Tips to Get Best Pneumatic Vibrator Performance
3/12/2012 8:12:21 PM

VIBCO Vibrators Featured in RI NPR Story
2/29/2012 2:51:43 PM
VIBCO Vibrators is featured in an in-depth report on how it's Lean Manufacturing program is serving as a model and inspiration for Rhode Island Hospital's improvement efforts.

VIBCO to Exhibit at NTEA Work Truck Show
2/27/2012 3:10:06 PM
VIBCO Truck Vibrators will exhibit in Booth #5854 at the NTEA Work Trucks Show, March 6-8 at the Indiana Convention Center.

New Blog Post: 5 Ways VIBCO Vibrators Lower Industrial Production Costs
2/24/2012 11:00:00 AM

Making the Connection Between Lean and Healthcare
2/16/2012 2:17:55 PM
Megan Hall, healthcare reporter and blogger for Rhode Island NPR, visited the VIBCO Vibrators manufacturing facility on 2/15/12 for a story on Lean Healthcare in Rhode Island.

Welcome to the New
2/10/2012 9:37:30 PM

VIBCO Vibrators mentioned by Lean Healthcare Thought Leaders
1/10/2012 11:00:00 AM
VIBCO Vibrators Lean Manufacturing cited as example of successful implementation

VIBCO President and Marketing Chief quoted in Providence Business News
1/3/2012 11:00:00 AM
VIBCO President, Karl Wadensten and Marketing Chief, Linda Kleineberg were quoted in The Providence Business News on January 2, 2012.

RI Knowledge District Gives Innovators Support for "Disruptive Technologies"
10/24/2011 9:00:00 AM

VIBCO Vibrators Featured in Newest Book from Leading Operational Excellence Expert
9/30/2011 9:00:00 AM
Kevin Duggan, founder of the Institute for Operational Excellence and author of Creating Mixed Model Value Streams and The Office That Grows, features VIBCO Vibrators in Design for Operational Excellence: A Breakthrough Strategy for Business Growth

New VIBCO Video Available! NTEA Truck Show Recap
3/16/2011 9:00:00 AM
Watch this new VIBCO Vibrators video recap from the NTEA Work Truck Show 20011 in Indianapolis, IN.

VIBCO Vibrators President, Karl Wadensten, to present at Association for Manufacturing Excellence annual conference on November 17 at 10:30am
11/8/2010 11:00:00 AM

VIBCO Vibrators SandBuster Spreader Hopper Vibrators Help You Gear Up for Snow Season!
11/2/2010 9:00:00 AM

Harvard Business School Visits VIBCO again
10/26/2010 9:00:00 AM

VIBCO Vibrators featured in Providence Journal Newspaper
6/15/2010 9:00:00 AM

Scott Livingston, of Horst Engineering, Blogs About Recent Visit to the VIBCO Vibration Nation
5/21/2010 9:00:00 AM

Former VIBCO Intern, Jeff Stanley, Cites Experience at VIBCO Vibrators
5/18/2010 9:00:00 AM
Jeff Stanley, former Supply Chain / Lean intern at VIBCO Vibrators, talks about his experience and insights.

VIBCO President Presents Lean Manufacturing Overview and Concepts to Staff of Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation
5/4/2010 9:00:00 AM

VIBCO Vibrators Introduces New XL Bertha DC-5000 Dumpbody Truck Vibrator
4/27/2010 9:00:00 AM

Rhode Island Business Community to Protest Elimination of Funding for 2010 Workforce Training Grant on Thursday, April 29 at 4:00pm in the Statehouse Rotunda
4/26/2010 9:00:00 AM
The Rhode Island Business Community will be holding a Press Conference and Rally on Thursday, April 29 in the Rotunda of the Rhode Island State House to demand that funding be restored to the Governor's Workforce Training Grant program...

Lean President's Event
4/20/2010 9:00:00 AM

VIBCO will host Lean Learning Event on April 20, 2010
4/1/2010 9:00:00 AM

VIBCO Vibrators featured on
3/8/2010 11:00:00 AM

Harvard Business School to Visit VIBCO Headquarters
3/3/2010 11:00:00 AM

Lean Presidents Event "Learning to See"
12/8/2009 11:00:00 AM

Lean Healthcare Discussion
12/1/2009 11:00:00 AM