Harmon Inc. has relocated its Boynton Beach, Fla., location,
nearly doubling the space of its previous facility. Harmon says
the move represents its pilot location that will serve as its
first Center of Excellence, which will apply Lean processes, controls
and oversight to further increase predictability for scheduling.
In addition, Harmon said the center will serve as its primary
fabricator of its hurricane impact curtainwall systems for single-
and multi-span commercial building applications.
"We're setting a hallmark for the company and the move to
the larger location accommodates more growth, improves workflow
and enhances communication to better share the knowledge and experience
of all our staff in sales, estimating, engineering, project management,
fabrication, installation, renovation and contract service,"
said Mike Thomas, value stream manager overseeing the Center of
Excellence and the Boynton Beach operations. "In alliance
with our Orlando and Tampa locations, the Center of Excellence
demonstrates our continued investment in serving the unique glazing
needs of the Southeastern region's contractors, architects and