Sen. Shimabukuro Tours Ball Corporation’s Metal Can Making Factory in Kalaeloa 8/1/14

L-R: Marco Blanco, Jeff Matthijssen, Kyle Pace, Sen. Shimabukuro, Simi Leo, Karen Young, Francis Jamura, Gary Kagehiro, Doris Sojot.

L-R: Marco Blanco, Jeff Matthijssen, Kyle Pace, Sen. Shimabukuro, Simi Leo, Karen Young, Francis Jamura, Gary Kagehiro, Doris Sojot.

On 8/1/14, Sen. Shimabukuro toured the Ball Corporation’s metal can making factory in Kalaeloa. She was pleased to meet their friendly and enthusiastic staff, many of whom are from the Waianae Coast.

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A news story about the factory ran in the Star-Bulletin on 20 Apr. 2008:

 

Doing the Can Can

Ball Corp. puts its own imprint on Hawaii’s soda, juice and beer receptacles
Story by Jennifer Sudick
Photography by Cindy Ellen Russell
Star-Bulletin, 20 Apr. 2008

CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARBULLETIN.COM Pepsi Co. cans are run through assembly machinery at the Kapolei Ball Corp. plant earlier this month.

CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARBULLETIN.COM
Pepsi Co. cans are run through assembly machinery at the Kapolei Ball Corp. plant earlier this month.

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