Congressman Keith Rothfus (PA-12) paid a visit to Global / SFC Valve on May 9th.
President and C.E.O. Bob Kirst said in a news release, "The last time Congressman Rothfus visited our company in 2013 we spoke about the importance of full funding for the carrier construction and maintenance program. Today we updated him on the successes of the program and how his commitment to the carrier program in Washington, D.C., has brought stability and predictability to our business here in Somerset County."
Congressman Rothfus met with employees to discuss the skills that they contribute to the construction of the world's largest warships.
"It was a pleasure to meet the skilled employees at SFC Valve Corp. and learn more about the significant contributions they make to the local economy, as well as learn firsthand the importance of our nation's carrier suppliers to the Navy," Rothfus said in the news release. "Constructing and maintaining the best Navy is imperative to not only our national security, but also our community."
See the full article at the Daily American here.