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TC/American Names Jeremy McGowan As Their New Director Of Operations


  • TC/American Names Jeremy McGowan As Their New Director Of Operations

TC/American Crane Company is excited to introduce its newest team member.  In this new role, he will be responsible for Production, Procurement, Safety, Quality, and Transportation for TC/American’s three facilities in Minnesota.

Jeremy is a leader with a proven record of meeting Customer’ needs while developing a culture of Safety and Quality.  He is a certified Lean Champion who has led several projects focused on delivering promises to his Customers.  These projects focused on the improvement of Customer Service Metrics, Reduction of Lead Time, Speed thru the factory, Team Cohesion and Development, and Supplier Development.

Jeremy grew up on a small farm in central Minnesota, has worked as a CNC machinist, Project Engineer, Supplier Development Engineer, Quality Manager, and Operations Manager.  He retired from the Army National Guard in 2015 as a Chief Warrant Officer 3, completing 22 years of service.  Jeremy has been married for 16 years and has 4 girls and 2 boys.  He holds a BS from St. Cloud State University in Technology Assessment and Management and is a Certified Manager of Quality/Organizational Excellence from the American Society of Quality.

“I am excited to join the long history, developed processes, and talented people at TCA.  My main focus will be on the Safety of our Employees, Quality of our Product, On-time Delivery, and reduced Lead-Times.  I’m looking forward to bringing the teams together thru Value Stream Mapping events, developing specialized Kaizen Teams, and driving Continuous Improvement through Waste Reduction projects.  Our ultimate goal:  Meet or exceed the expected results of our Customers.”, said McGowan.

With over 80 years of proven performance, TC/American Crane Company has become the market leader in the design and supply of underhung cranes, and monorail systems. TC/American’s cranes are designed, manufactured, and assembled in Waite Park and Glenwood, Minnesota. Corporate offices including sales, engineering, and support staff are located at 11110 Industrial Circle NW, Elk River, MN 55330.

For more information about TC/American Crane Company Visit: www.tcamerican.com

TC/American Crane Company Becomes A Member Of The Crane Manufacturers Association Of America (CMAA)


TC/American Crane Company has become a member of the Crane Manufacturers Association of America

TC/American Crane Company has become a member of the Crane Manufacturers Association of America (CMAA) after a rigorous approval process. By joining this association, TC/American has become part of an elite organization of crane builders in the USA. CMAA member companies comprise the most innovative crane builders in the industry.

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TC/American Crane Company featured on Manufacturing Marvels


As Seen on Manufacturing Marvels

TC/American Crane Company is being featured on ManufacturingMarvels.com on Thursday May 25th, 2017. Manufacturing Marvels® airs on The Fox Business Network at approx. 8:30pm CST and is produced by award winning producers Bob and Jerry May and directed by award winning director Bryan McCullough.

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