Samson Creates Research And Development Center

Samson, the worldwide leader in performance rope announces a major expansion of their Ferndale,
Wash., manufacturing facility and corporate offices. The new space significantly expands the
facilities of the Research and Development department while providing additional lab and
manufacturing space. Long committed to maintaining the most advanced Research and Development
organization in the industry, the expansion provides a central R&D Center housing the entire
department for better group collaboration, more streamlined testing and enhanced interaction with
production. A new training room with the capacity to house large groups is included in the
expansion plan. The additional manufacturing space allows for more efficient warehouse layout for
quick and accurate order fulfillment, better forklift traffic patterns and enhanced facilities for
production personnel. The expansion is projected to be complete by the end of 2013.

Posted December 11, 2012

Source: Samson