Franklin Control Systems, a subsidiary of Franklin Electric, has been selected as one of the 2019 Manufacturing Companies of the Year in the 51-100 employee category by the Portland Business Journal.  The Makers and Manufacturers Awards honor companies in Oregon and Southwest Washington for outstanding and innovative practices.  

“This award is a direct result of the dedication of our staff to continuous improvement and industry best practices such as Lean and Six Sigma methodologies,” said Travis Wood, President of Franklin Control Systems.  “Because of this passion for excellence, we’ve produced consistent growth and success, as well as a safety record that we’re extremely proud of.”

The Makers and Manufacturers Award comes on the heels of a prestigious R&D 100 award, which recognized the Q-Link VFD as one of the top 100 innovations of last year.   

The award ceremony will take place on November 8th at the Sentinel Hotel in Portland, Oregon.


To watch a video highlighting Franklin Electric's manufacturing capabilities, click the image below.