Honeywell will idle production at Metropolis plant

Honeywell has announced it will idle production at the Metropolis, Illinois, plant. The company announced Monday minimal operations will be maintained at the plant and it will reduce its workforce by 170 full-time positions. The company said in a statement the cuts are being made because the nuclear industry is facing challenges and oversupply. They hope to bring the plant back to life when industry demands improve.

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