Posts Tagged ‘ New Era Windows LLC ’

More Changes at Serious Energy

Jul 12th, 2012

Amid recent protests in Chicago about the closing of the Serious Energy plant, the former site of Republic Windows and another famous protest, Mesirow Financial, an investor in the company, has issued a statement about the plant’s future, and the company has endured another round of personnel changes. “Over the past 3 1/2 years, Serious [...]

New Era Employees File Legal Arbitration to Save Jobs at Former Serious Chicago Plant

Jul 5th, 2012

Employees of New Era Windows LLC, the window manufacturer  formed earlier this year when Serious Energy announced it was closing its Chicago-based facility, have filed legal arbitration in hopes of buying some of the company’s machinery—as well as saving jobs. As part of an agreement reached with Serious earlier this year, the workers, members of [...]