Senator Urges Dal-Tile To Keep Olean Plant
Olean, NY, Aug. 23, 2012 -- New York Sen. Chuck Schumer is trying to convince Dal-Tile not to close a plant in Olean, according to the Olean Times Herald.
Schumer told the newspaper he has spoken with John C. Turner Jr., president of Dal-Tile, and urged him to keep the Olean plant open.
Schumer also urged Turner to bring more work to the facility.
The newspaper reported that Dal-Tile officials are evaluating the daily operations and cost effectiveness of the company’s facilities in Olean and Gettysburg, Pa.
Both plants manufacture mosaic tile.