Aluminum Foundry LLC will likely close its plant in Syracuse,
N.Y., and lay off all 86 of its employees, according to the New
York State Department of Labor.
The Syracuse-based aluminum
casting foundry expects to close May 3, according to a Worker
Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) Act document
filed with the state agency dated Feb. 7. The company cited
economic reasons for the closure.
Chief financial officer Evan
Beach, listed as the contact on the notice, didnt respond
to a request for comment Feb. 12.
The company started as a bronze foundry in 1875 and has been
in continuous operation since then, according to its website.
It began making aluminum castings in the early 1900s.