Hussey Copper received national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise Council – PA, DE, sNJ
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 30, 2015
Libertas Copper, LLC dba Hussey Copper
100 Washington Street
Leetsdale, PA 15056
LEETSDALE, PA – Libertas Copper, LLC dba Hussey Copper, a producer of copper sheet, strip, and bar products, received national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise Council – PA, DE, sNJ, a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).
WBENC’s national standard of certification implemented by the Women’s Business Enterprise Council – PA, DE, sNJ is a meticulous process including an in-depth review of the business and site inspection. The certification process is designed to confirm the business is at least 51% owned, operated and controlled by a woman or women.
By including women-owned businesses among their vendors, corporations, and government agencies demonstrate their commitment to fostering diversity and the continued development of their supplier/vendor diversity programs.
About Hussey Copper (www.husseycopper.com)
Hussey Copper was founded in 1848 and has established a reputation for producing quality copper products. Now the world’s largest and most expert producer of electrical copper bar, Hussey has been a dependable link in American manufacturing supply chains for over 165 years.
At the Leetsdale, PA headquarters, Hussey manufactures high-volume, high-quality copper sheet, strip, transformer winding, architectural copper, as well as copper-nickel sheet.
Hussey’s bar mill in Eminence, KY offers the widest size range of rolled bar in the United States and can supply a finished edge as wide as 12 inches. The plant is equipped with several rolling mills and lines dedicated to annealing, silver-flash plating and tin plating.
Hussey’s fabrication plant, also in Eminence, produces parts from copper bar, rod, and shapes as well as other base metals and incorporates precision technology and expertise at every stage of production.
The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council is the nation’s largest third-party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women in the United States. WBENC is a resource for the more than 700 US companies and government agencies that rely on WBENC’s certification as an integral part of their supplier diversity programs.
Contact: John Harrington, CEO