April 7, 2016 – RK was thrilled to win at the Colorado Manufacturing Awards, hosted by MFG Magazine and its online companion, CompanyWeek.com. The Awards Gala was held at the ART Hotel in Denver on April 6, 2016. Representatives from many of Colorado’s most innovative manufacturing companies attended the event.
Leaders from RK Energy, RK Mission Critical and RK Water attended the event. These business units specialize in prefabricated construction, modular and skidded equipment solutions and custom manufacturing. They drive the manufacturing advancements that RK has made in recent years.
RK was one of three finalists, along with GE Johnson and Prescient, in the category called Built Environment. The RK team was honored as the winner in its category. Jon Kinning, COO, gave RK’s acceptance speech and challenged all Colorado manufacturers to consider starting or expanding their own apprenticeship programs to help develop our state’s manufacturing workforce for the future.