Entries by Sally Jordan

Midwest Cooling Towers Rapidly Completes Cooling Tower Reconstruction

Challenge Demolish an existing approximately 35-year old 10-cell wood cooling tower located at a Midwestern power plant and erect a new 10-cell fiberglass cooling tower on the existing concrete basin within a tight six-week outage window. Solution Midwest Cooling Towers took on the challenge. We managed five subcontractors, logistically working side-by-side with each other and […]

Employee Owners Drive Midwest’s Success

Midwest Cooling Towers, Inc., one of the leaders in cooling tower design and manufacturing, this year celebrates three years of successful 100% employee ownership. Midwest Cooling Towers became 100% employee-owned October 26, 2007, when the majority stockholders sold their shares to the company’s Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP.) The landmark stock transfer capped a summer-long […]

Efficient Cooling Tower Demolition and Crossflow Tower Construction

Challenge Demolish two existing wood six-cell cooling towers and complete eight of 12 cells in two new fiberglass cooling towers within a tight six-week outage window. Solution Midwest teamed up with Precision Cooling Towers, a contractor out of Henderson, Kentucky to tackle this project. Midwest provided engineering, design, drafting, manufacturing, material, and field assistance. Precision […]