September 17. 2012 11:00AM - Last modified: September 17. 2012 11:45AM

BizTimes Manufacturing Weekly: Construction pickup helps Empire Level grow

Mukwanago-based level and tool manufacturer Empire Level Mfg. Corp. is growing as construction picks up for its customers.

The company, which makes tools that are often used in home remodeling, has hired 10 new employees in the last six weeks and plans to hire 10 more over the next three months, said Mike Kinney, human resources director.
“We have been fortunate enough to participate with the general economy as it moves up,” Kinney said. “We’re directly tied to the housing industry.” Read more in the BizTimes Manufacturing Weekly.